FIREEYE APPOINTS DAVID GROUT AS CTO FOR EMEA
New chief technology officer will engage customers to drive adoption of new technologies
Cyber security vendor FireEye has appointed David Grout as the chief technology officer (CTO) for Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) to help drive regional sales and the technological development of products.
As part of the CTO role, Grout will be looking to increase adoption and awareness of new products to support business growth. To achieve this, Grout will be engaging with customers to understand their needs and validate the technical direction and roadmaps of FireEye in EMEA.
According to FireEye, the regional insight will be fed back to the corporate engineering and product management teams.
Grout commented that: “The need has never been so high for innovative technical solutions that combat increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks. Therefore, it’s a great time to take on this new role and help develop tools to protect organisations in EMEA.”
He added that these technical solutions combined with the threat intelligence and expertise of FireEye means the company can offer a high level of protection for customers.
The need has never been so high for innovative tech solutions that combat increasingly sophisticated cyber attacks.”
In the role, Grout will be looking to increase adoption and awareness of new FireEye products.