Paladion appoints regional head for operations in the Middle East
Paladion promotes Amit Roy to executive vice president and regional head for EMEA region
Cyber security firm, Paladion, has announced it has promoted Amit Roy as executive vice president and regional head for the Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) region.
Roy will now head the company's business operations, as well as increase the Paladion's presence across the region.
Rajat Mohanty, CEO, Paladion, said: "There is an increasing demand in the Middle East for top notch cyber security services. Roy has an outstanding track record with Paladion, and experience working with a wide variety of customers. He has helped leading enterprises in the region adopt cyber security frameworks that has decreased vulnerabilities and successfully mitigated sophisticated cyber threats."
"We welcome him to the senior management team and look forward to using Roy's extensive experience to provide greater value to existing and new customers in the region."
Roy added: "Paladion has spearheaded several cyber security initiatives in its 16 years to combat ever evolving cyber threats. I have witnessed, firsthand, for more than a decade how our teams have adapted their cyber defence techniques and mechanisms to changing technologies, attack strategies, evolving malware, evasion techniques and more to protect our customers from cyber criminals.
"Paladion is at the height of its innovation with its CyberActive Threat Defence and Response model; a cyber defense model that is constantly innovating and a security design that enables analysts to think like attackers and respond in a coordinated manner. I am excited to be leading the charge to bring this service to the Middle East," he added.
Roy is one of the founding members for Paladion's operations in the Middle East and has been with the company for over 12 years. Plus he has over 15 years of computing networking, security sales and marketing experience and has held several leadership roles.