Blue Coat Systems, an enterprise security company has announced the appointment of Andrew Littleproud as vice president of Asia Pacific. He will be responsible for company’s sales and business operations and will also focus on enhancing channel relationships. Littleproud will report to Marc Andrews, Blue Coat senior VP of worldwide field operations.
Littleproud Work Experience:
- Littleproud brings strong security industry experience
- Littleproud worked for McAfee: – responsible for leading business operations across Asia Pacific.
- Littleproud worked with EMC Corporation, where he spent over 7years as MD of the EMC Software Group in responsible for Australia and New Zealand.
- During his tenure with EMC, Littleproud was influential in driving the integration of afresh acquired software businesses into the group and grew the business four fold.
Those who are unaware, Blue Coat is a market leader in enterprise security, providing on-premise, hybrid and cloud-based solutions for protecting web connectivity, combating advanced threats and responding to security breaches. During the last 3years, the firm has experienced strong growth in the enterprise security market, which is fuelled by its expanded offerings.
“Andrew has a proven track record of driving customer engagement and growing company revenue in the Asia Pacific region,” said Marc Andrews, Blue Coat senior vice president of worldwide field operations. “His knowledge and track record in the Asia Pacific region is outstanding, and I’m looking forward to working with him to drive business efficiency and increased revenue.”
“I have been following Blue Coat’s growth and development over the past few years, and am excited to be part of this team representing its market leading products,” said Littleproud on his appointment. “Being part of the company that the world’s most successful companies trust for their security needs is a tremendous opportunity. I’m looking forward to helping fuel the growth and success of Blue Coat throughout the Asia Pacific region.”