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Email Management and Cybersecurity Resiliency Company Continues Expansion in SEA – Manila Bulletin

Email Management and Cybersecurity Resiliency Company Continues Expansion in SEA – Manila Bulletin
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Email Management and Cybersecurity Resiliency Company Continues Expansion in SEA – Manila Bulletin

Email Security and Cyber ​​Resilience Company limited mimecast, has announced that it is continuing its expansion into APAC by establishing an office in Singapore as a regional hub to focus on South East Asia. The company has appointed Stanley Hsu as its Regional Vice President, to help improve the cybersecurity posture of organizations and supply chains, in this expansion into the APAC region. For Mimecast, Southeast Asia is a focused strategic growth market. Organizations in this region are undergoing rapid digital transformation, and as cybercrime becomes a growing concern for governments and businesses alike, cybersecurity must be a central component of their transformation processes.

Mimecast Stan Hsu

In his new role, Hsu will report directly to Nick Lennon, Vice President APAC for Mimecast, and will be responsible for building teams to help drive product revenue, increase adoption of Mimecast’s cloud-based solutions, and improve the success of Mimecast. the clients. Mimecast is in a strong position to serve APAC businesses with its world-leading email security and resiliency solutions. The company’s experience in supporting tens of thousands of organizations worldwide, including more than 20,000 customers requiring resiliency solutions for Microsoft 365 and other email solutions, makes it the provider of choice for email enterprises. the region.

Mimecast’s annual survey of global IT and cybersecurity professionals for the ‘State of Email Security Report’ revealed that 84% of businesses in Singapore are receiving an increased number of email-based threats, the largest increase of the 12 countries included in the 2022 Findings.

“Stanley Hsu joins us at a time when organizations are realizing the importance of cybersecurity and making it part of their boardroom discussions. With his extensive industry and regional knowledge, we believe he is in a strong position to guide clients to optimize their security infrastructure, help reduce risk and increase compliance,” said Lennon.

Hsu has spent more than 25 years in the cybersecurity industry, holding sales and leadership positions at organizations such as EMC Software Group, McAfee, Darktrace, and Illumio, to name a few.

In the past, companies focused solely on protecting their critical assets and data. However, the hybrid working model, introduced and sustained since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, has contributed to an increase in the number of connected devices and remote workers. This has led to a larger attack surface and a greater need to educate organizations and end users on the importance of increased vigilance. As security leaders work to mitigate risk and replace legacy solutions with robust cloud-centric security architectures, Mimecast is a valuable partner in helping them solve the number one threat vector: email.

“As employees continue to communicate in innovative ways, as they adapt to the future of work, security risks in email and collaboration tools are increasing. The State of Email Security report found that Singaporean respondents were the most concerned about serious security mistakes employees were making when using personal email (88%) and collaboration tools (81%). Mimecast is strongly positioned to support regional efforts to strengthen organizations’ defenses, build resiliency and create a secure digital environment to succeed,” said Stanley Hsu, Regional Vice President, SEA, Mimecast. “I am excited to be part of the Mimecast team and look forward to accelerating growth and expanding our business in a disruptive market.”

Over the next several years, Mimecast will continue its APAC regional expansion. Demand for cybersecurity solutions is expected to come from industry sectors that are witnessing rapid digital adoption.

Mimecast aims to rapidly build its ecosystem of channel partners in SEA, through regional distribution. The company will work closely to align with regional value-added resellers, system integrators and managed service providers to help improve the cyber resiliency posture of end-user organizations.



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