Dallas-based Zimperium announced that Chris White has joined the company as chief revenue officer and Anupam Bandyopadhyay has taken the position of senior vice president of engineering.
Zimperium, which describes itself as the only mobile-first security platform for mobile devices and mobile apps, said the new executives will accelerate the company’s global revenue growth, drive customer acquisition and retention, and advance platform innovation as part of its mission to help organizations protect mobile endpoints and apps from cyber threats.
“Chris and Anupam have the experience needed to scale our sales organization and build the game-changing products required to dominate the mobile security market,” CEO Shridhar Mittal said in a statement. “As we look to strengthen our already robust mobile-first security platform and accelerate revenue growth, both Chris and Anupam will play critical roles in the next stage of our growth and will be a driving force to ensure Zimperium remains at the forefront in protecting mobile endpoints and applications around the world.”
‘Poised for market dominance’
White comes to Zimperium from Druva, a leader in cloud data protection, where he was chief revenue officer and now serves as an adviser.
Zimperium said that White is a proven global sales leader with a demonstrated history of working in the SaaS, security, and infrastructure space. White has more than 30 years of experience driving growth and leading strategic sales teams at companies such as A10 Networks, Proofpoint, Hitachi Data Systems, NetApp, Symantec, and ADP.
“The market for data protection and cybersecurity solutions has evolved considerably over the past year. I believe Zimperium is poised for market dominance and I’m excited to help lead the next chapter of growth for the company,” White said in a statement. “I’ve spent decades leading transformational IT and security companies to exceed their growth and revenue goals, and I look forward to helping drive Zimperium forward while exceeding the expectations and needs of our customers and employees.”
Pioneering mobile security platform
Bandyopadhyay will lead the company’s engineering team to deliver continued innovation to meet the growing demand for mobile security.
Bandyopadhyay brings nearly three decades of engineering expertise building world-class products and services, using various AI and machine learning models and cutting-edge technologies.
His experience includes such companies as JPMorgan Chase, VIPRE Security Group, and IBM.
Bandyopadhyay comes to Zimperium from malware protection company, Malwarebytes, where he led a global team of developers that built cybersecurity solutions augmented by ML/DL techniques to protect more than 40 million devices globally.
“As a technologist and visionary leader, I aspire to be at the forefront of technological innovation,” Bandyopadhyay said in a statement. “Zimperium’s mobile security platform truly elevates customers’ mobile security strategies to new heights and it’s an honor to be able to pioneer advanced security solutions in the mobile technology arena.”
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