SALT LAKE CITY – November 7, 2022 – Today, Protegrity, a global leader in data-centric security, announced the appointment of Terry Burgess as the company’s Vice President and General Manager for the Asia Pacific (APAC) region, effective immediately. Burgess will be responsible for leading Protegrity’s sales and marketing efforts to further help the company build its expertise, power innovation, and drive revenue in the APAC region.
“Asia Pacific is becoming an increasingly important market for us due to the increased number of data breaches and cyber-attacks in the region, and we are thrilled to bring Terry onboard to spearhead our business there,” said Brad Rouse, Chief Revenue Officer at Protegrity. “Terry is an experienced leader with an impressive track record of building highly successful and sustainable businesses while simultaneous working to consistently penetrate new markets.”
Burgess brings more than 25 years of experience across several industries, including airlines, financial services, telecommunications and government. He has also worked with top global software providers such as Attach mate (now part of Micro Focus), VMware, Quest, and SailPoint. In his previous roles, Terry was responsible for building key channel alliances and developing strategic marketing and sales initiatives critical for scaling in the APAC region.
“Evolving cyber threats landscape, coupled with increasingly complex data privacy regulations, make cross-border data protection a critical business need for the APAC region,” said Terry Burgess, Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific, Protegrity. “Protegrity already works with some of the biggest brands in the region and there’s a massive potential for growth. I’m pleased to be a part of Protegrity’s growth story.”
Protegrity is a global leader in data security. With the Protegrity Data Platform, enterprises can secure their data wherever it is, control how it’s protected, and have confidence that it is safe, even if a breach occurs. With the most comprehensive and flexible range of data protection methods, data is not just secure, but ready to be used. Whether encrypting, tokenizing, or applying privacy models, Protegrity protects data at the speed of business. Deep partner integrations with Snowflake, Amazon Redshift, Teradata, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, Cloudera, and Databricks ensure that data remains fully protected in hybrid-cloud, multi-cloud, and on-premises environments. Today, Protegrity protects the data of the world’s largest banks, the top health insurance providers, and the world’s leading multinational companies. With more than two decades of industry-leading innovation, Protegrity allows businesses to tap into the value of their data and accelerate digital transformation.
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