A10 Networks gets new sales director
Vendor makes significant investments in the Middle East region
A10 Networks, a maker of application networking solutions has appointed Glen Ogden as regional sales director for the Middle East region.
The company said Ogden's appointment is part of A10 Networks' significant investments in the Middle East, where the vendor has a new office with sales, pre-sales and support staff.
According to A10 Ogden has over 15 years experience in application delivery and network security and previously worked for F5, NetScaler, Cogneto, Nokia and Qualys.
"Attracting the best people to A10 Networks is essential to support our growth. We are recruiting top personnel as fast as we can without impacting quality. Given the current demand and our technological advantages, I see A10 doubling in size in the region for years to come," said Andre Stewart, VP of EMEA for A10 Networks.
The company said Nidal Taha will continues in his role as strategic consultant for A10 Networks, helping drive the team that has been hired whilst aiding the search for additional candidates. Nidal has directly contributed to the success of A10 Network's Middle East operation with appointments of key Middle East channels and strategic account wins.
"The Middle East is growing incredibly fast for us as Internet usage, video on demand and big data projects start to take off," said Taha. "Our commitment to the region includes working closely with customers and growing our channel community as well as educational activities."