Experienced Country Leader Will Grow Presence and Support Demand in the Region
TOKYO, September 22, 2021--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Anomali, the leader in intelligence-driven cybersecurity solutions, today announced the appointment of Goro Kikuchi as Country Manager for Japan.
As an industry veteran with over 30 years of information technology and cybersecurity experience, Kikuchi will spearhead the regional channel presence and business growth for Anomali in Japan. He reports to Stree Naidu, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ).
In the new role, Kikuchi is responsible for building the channel network and accelerating sales and customer growth. He will work closely with existing partners and drive new partnerships.
Prior to joining Anomali, Kikuchi was Security Solution Manager at Lenovo, Director for Cloud Sales at Palo Alto, and SE Director at Blue Coat and Symantec. His also held previous leadership roles at Veritas, HP and EMC.
"We are thrilled to welcome Kikuchi as we continue to grow our Asia Pacific and Japan team. There has been an increase in interest and demand for actionable, intelligence-driven extended detection and response (XDR) solutions across partners and customers in the region. His vast experience and network will enable us to deliver strategic solutions to the growing market demands and to scale our reach across Japan," said Stree Naidu, SVP and General Manager, APJ.
"I am excited to have an opportunity to work with a dynamic team and to grow Anomali’s footprint in Japan. It is critical to equip partners and customers with proven intelligence-driven solutions that will ensure their organizations are continuously protected from impeding cybersecurity threats," said Kikuchi.
Anomali is the leader in global intelligence-driven cybersecurity solutions. Our customers rely on us to see and detect threats, stop breaches, stop attackers, elevate resiliency, and improve the productivity of their security operations. Our solutions serve customers around the world in every major industry vertical, including many of the Global 1000. We are a SaaS company that offers native cloud, multi-cloud, on-premises, and hybrid technologies. As an early threat intelligence innovator, Anomali was founded in 2013 and is backed by leading venture firms including Google Ventures, IVP, General Catalyst, and several others. Learn more at www.anomali.com.
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