- Experienced industry executive to help accelerate regional growth and customer success.
- Based in Singapore, Mr. Ng will lead the BeyondTrust APJ team to help customers address today’s increasingly sophisticated and damaging cybersecurity threats.
BeyondTrust has announced the hire of Gene Ng as Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific and Japan. Mr. Ng is a proven team leader with a long history in the security industry, having previously held senior leadership positions at CA Technologies, IBM Security, Blue Coat, McAfee and 3Com. He also founded a business focused on security product distribution, services and training that became one of the top Security Value Added Distributors in the region.
Mr. Ng, based in Singapore, will assume responsibility for BeyondTrust’s business in the Asia Pacific and Japan region marketing software and services that enable businesses to mitigate user-based risks arising from misuse of system or device privileges. In addition, he will oversee efforts to help businesses in the region identify and remediate asset vulnerabilities often targeted by cyber-attackers.
“Working with our partners in the security industry, coupled with our experience and expertise of the region’s unique security requirements, has enabled us to meet the needs of our diverse customer base,” said Brent Thurrell, Senior Vice President, International at BeyondTrust. “Gene’s experience within this important region is a force multiplier for the company and will ensure we effectively enhance customer relationships and support the region’s significant business growth.”
Mr. Ng has served on the executive committee of the Security and Wireless chapters of SGTech (formerly known as Singapore Infocomm Technology Federation), and has been an active member of the Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) and Special Interest Group in Security and Information Integrity (SIG^2), in addition to participating in the Accreditation / Certification (AC) Evaluation Panel of the National Infocomm Competency Centre (NICC), and on the executive committee of the Young Entrepreneurs’ Organisation (YEO).
“It’s apparent to me that BeyondTrust and I share the same belief in the importance of building high quality, customer focused solutions and revolutionising the way customers secure and manage privileged access,” said Gene Ng. “BeyondTrust is delivering solutions that address the growing needs of their customer base and understand the success factors needed to grow within the region.”
BeyondTrust is the worldwide leader in Privileged Access Management, offering the most seamless approach to preventing data breaches related to stolen credentials, misused privileges, and compromised remote access. Our extensible platform empowers organisations to easily scale privilege security as threats evolve across endpoint, server, cloud, DevOps, and network device environments. BeyondTrust unifies the industry’s broadest set of privileged access capabilities with centralised management, reporting, and analytics, enabling leaders to take decisive and informed actions to defeat attackers. Our holistic platform stands out for its flexible design that simplifies integrations, enhances user productivity, and maximises IT and security investments. BeyondTrust gives organisations the visibility and control they need to reduce risk, achieve compliance objectives, and boost operational performance. We are trusted by 20,000 customers, including half of the Fortune 100, and a global partner network. Learn more at www.beyondtrust.com.