WASHINGTON, Feb. 9, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Thycotic, a provider of privileged account management (PAM) solutions for more than 3,500 organizations worldwide, today announced the appointment of Simon Azzopardi to Vice President of EMEA. In this role, Azzopardi will be responsible for building a world-class two-tier channel focused on delivering an unparalleled level of service to Thycotic customers. Azzopardi will also be tasked with expanding Thycotics's presence in the EMEA region and facilitating the growth of the company into new, strategic markets.
"Thycotic has experienced accelerated growth over the past year, and we remain dedicated to expanding our presence in the EMEA region," said Thycotic Founder and CTO Jonathan Cogley. "Simon has an outstanding track record of delivering innovative and highly successful top-level business development strategies to increase market share and profits. With a proven pedigree of leading teams to consistently achieve and regularly surpass commercial targets and corporate goals, Simon will be a great asset to Thycotic and our rapidly expanding EMEA team."
Prior to Thycotic, Azzopardi served as Vice President and General Manager of EMEA at Qualys. Previously, he was Vice President EMEA, LATAM and APAC at Secunia where he turned the organization into a fast-growing, profitable business focused on the Enterprise space whilst building a certified two-tier channel across regions. Azzopardi also spent more than 12 years at GFI Software holding various Vice President roles across multiple business units in the consumer, SMB, MSP and Enterprise spaces.
"Thycotic is breaking down barriers, delivering the industry's most comprehensive and robust PAM functionality in a single solution," said Azzopardi. "The company has pioneered this quickly growing market and I look forward to continuing to develop an outstanding roster of industry-leading customers that will establish Thycotic as the leading enterprise password management and PAM solution in the EMEA marketplace."
Thycotic, a global leader in next-generation IT security solutions, delivers an indispensable, comprehensive Privileged Account Management (PAM) solution to protect your "keys to the kingdom" from cyber-attacks and insider threats. Unlike any other security offering, Thycotic Secret Server assures the protection of privileged accounts while being the fastest to deploy, easiest to use, scalable enterprise-class solution offered at a competitive price. Already securing privileged account access for more than 3,500 organizations worldwide, including Fortune 500 enterprises, Thycotic Secret Server is simply your best value for PAM protection. For more information, please visit www.thycotic.com.