Gigamon Hires Ian McEwan as Vice President of Sales for EMEA Information Technology Sales Executive Brings Proven Commercial Leadership Experience to Gigamon
MILPITAS, Calif., Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigamon®, a leading provider of Traffic Visibility Networking solutions, today announced that Ian McEwan has joined the company as Vice President of Sales for Europe, the Middle-East and Africa (EMEA). McEwan has over 20 years of executive experience in the industry, having led EMEA sales operations in the region for several high-profile I.T. companies. In his new role at Gigamon, he will be responsible for sales strategy and execution across the whole EMEA region.
"We are pleased to have Ian join the organization to take the reins of our sales team in the region," said Ted Ho, Gigamon co-founder and CEO. "We believe his breadth of experience and knowledge will drive increasing awareness and adoption of our full range of solutions in the region."
McEwan joins Gigamon from FrontRange Solutions, where he served as the Vice President and General Manager of Sales for EMEA. Previously, McEwan was the Vice President of Sales for Northern Europe at Vignette Software, Brand Executive for EMEA at IBM and Director of Sales at BMC Software.
"I am excited to join a company that has such a strong and innovative portfolio addressing the needs of enterprises and service providers across the EMEA region." said McEwan. "I look forward to working with my new colleagues, our new and existing partners, and our customers as we address this important market."
Gigamon provides an intelligent Traffic Visibility Fabric for enterprises, data centers and service providers around the globe. Our technology empowers infrastructure architects, managers and operators with pervasive visibility and control of traffic across both physical and virtual environments without affecting the performance or stability of the production network. Through patented technologies and centralized management, the Gigamon GigaVUE portfolio of high availability and high density products intelligently delivers the appropriate network traffic to security, monitoring or management systems. With over eight years experience designing and building intelligent traffic visibility products in the US, Gigamon solutions are deployed globally across vertical markets including 53 of the Fortune 100 and many government and federal agencies. www.gigamon.com