CA Technologies Appoints Paul Jackson to Lead UK and Ireland Security Business
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- CA Technologies strengthens UK and Ireland security strategy with appointment of Paul Jackson to Director Security Solutions.
- Paul, who joins from Thales, will help CA Technologies to drive additional revenue growth and respond more quickly and effectively to customers’ security challenges – across physical, virtual, or cloud-based environments.
- During his career Paul has been involved with several major security initiatives, from National Identity Cards to the UK Ministry of Defence cyber security plans.
Ditton Park, UK, 18 June 2012 – CA Technologies (NASDAQ:CA) today announced the appointment of Paul Jackson to lead the UK and Ireland Security business. The appointment will help CA Technologies Security business extend its growth in the Content-Aware Identity and Access Management sector, and help customers across the UK and Ireland across distributed, virtual, and cloud environments.
Paul has considerable experience in implementing authentication and security solutions for UK banking, government organisations and critical national infrastructure operators. His career in security started at Thales, where he led the e-Security payment and communications security portfolios and was responsible for securing several of the largest deals in the company’s history. More recently Paul has been involved with several major UK security initiatives, from National Identity Cards to the UK Ministry of Defence cyber security plans.
Jacqueline de Rojas, CA Technologies Vice President and General Manager UK and Ireland, said: “I am thrilled that Paul is joining us to drive the UK and Ireland security business. The recessional environment is driving innovation and change. We believe in offering secure services for our customers whether this is physical, virtual or a cloud-based environment and Paul’s extensive security experience adds focus in an area where we see customer demand accelerating. We intend to extend our reach through partners to enable us to respond effectively to customers’ complex business security challenges. And Paul’s expertise in the IT security space will help deliver a consistently rewarding customer experience.”
Commenting on his new role, Paul said: “I’m excited to be joining CA Technologies. Organisations today struggle with the basic challenge of ensuring the right people have the right access to the right information. CA Technologies portfolio of Content-Aware Identity and Access Management solutions is second to none and I look forward to working closely with customers to help them reduce risks, comply with regulations and reach operational excellence using their next-generation IAM deployments.”
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