Cyberoam appoints Andrew McHenry as ChannelManager for Australia

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Australia, 4th August 2014

Cyberoam, a leading global provider of network security appliances, today announced the appointment of Mr.Andrew McHenry as ChannelManager forAustralia.

Mr.McHenrywill be heading Cyberoam’s channel expansion activities in Australia. He has held a number of sales, vendor, strategic partnership and channel development leadership roles in the past. As an IT professional, he has more than two decades of experience and has assisted a range of small, medium and enterprise companies across local and Asia Pacific regions. Additionally, his exposure to governance, risk and compliance business sector offers huge advantage toCyberoam’s strategic interests in the region.

Commenting on Mr.McHenry’s appointment, Mr Alkesh Soneji, Business Head, Australia and New Zealand, Cyberoam said, "We welcome Mr.McHenryon board. Mr.McHenryhas delivered very successful results in building and maintaining relationships with key executives and C-Level management for some of the largest security solutions and suppliers in the world. Additionally, he has a strong understanding of the local network security market. By becoming a part of Team Cyberoam, Mr. McHenry’s guidance will certainly prove very beneficial for the organisation.” 

The Australian Data Protection Act of 2012 has recently been enacted and includes fines against organizations with serious breaches of customer privacy. Hence, the demand for network security appliances in the region has propped up in last few months.

Speaking on Cyberoam’s future plans for the region, Mr. Soneji added, "With its sustained efforts and collaboration with the partner community, Cyberoam has been able to secure a decent share of the local network security market. We want to build on that. It’s early to comment on specifics though we are confident that Mr. McHenry will help us speed-upexpansion activities and meeting targets before schedule."

In his long career, Mr. McHenry has held multiple responsibilities including legal contract and vendor/supplier negotiations. Commenting on his association with Cyberoam, Mr.McHenrysaid, "It is a big responsibility and Ithank Cyberoam for selecting me for the role. Cyberoam has a wide range of best-in-class security solutions and its service support is unparalleled in the industry. Besides, its rewards and support programs for the partners are also unmatched. I see it as a strong contender in the network security market and hope that more people will be joining us soon."

With presence in more than 125 countries worldwide, Cyberoam stands out in the competitive network security market across the globe. Cyberoam is a channel centric company known for its converged and collaborative relationship with partners. With unique capabilities and comprehensive network security solutions, Cyberoam is all set to strengthen its existing relationship with channel partners and lead the market as the most preferred network security solution.

About Cyberoam Technologies Private Limited

Cyberoam Technologies, a Sophos Company, is a global Network Security appliances provider, offering future-ready security solutions to physical and virtual networks in organizations with its Next-Generation Firewalls (NGFWs) and Unified Threat Management (UTM) appliances. The virtual and hardware Cyberoam Central Console appliances offer Centralized Security Management options to organizations, while Cyberoam iView allows intelligent logging and reporting with one-of-their-kind, in-depth reports. Cyberoam is accredited with prestigious global standards and certifications like EAL4+, CheckMark UTM Level 5 Certification, ICSA Labs, IPv6 Gold logo, and is a member of the Virtual Private Network Consortium. For more information, please visit

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