Clearswift expands its executive team with globally recognised technical security expert

Maksym Schipka joins as SVP Engineering

18th November 2013, Theale – Clearswift, the global cyber security company, today announces the appointment of its new Senior Vice President of Engineering, Maksym Schipka.

Maksym is an accomplished Cloud and SaaS expert with a proven record of success driving the delivery of complex, hosted global technical solutions and boxed products from concept to launch. Maksym is a strategic and results-driven CTO with an ability to deliver sustainable and profitable businesses. He is a recognised industry expert and is a regular speaker at global events. Prior to joining Clearswift Maksym held senior positions at various security companies such as MessageLabs, Kaspersky and McAfee.

Heath Davies, Chief Executive comments: “I am delighted that we have been able to secure such a talented individual. His goal is to make our engineering team recognised as one of the best development groups in the world. Maksym will be part of the executive team steering Clearswift towards its information governance vision.”

Maksym comments on his appointment: “I am excited to be joining Clearswift in this critical role. It is a brand with enormous heritage in IT security which also has an exciting and innovative vision. I am looking forward to being part of a passionate global team that is highly-focused on delivering on Clearswift’s new roadmap and positioning.”

About Clearswift

Clearswift is an information security company, trusted by thousands of clients worldwide, to provide adaptive cyber solutions that enable their organizations to secure business critical data from internal and external threats.

Built on an innovative Deep Content Inspection engine managed and controlled by a fully integrated policy center, Clearswift’s solutions support a comprehensive Information Governance strategy resulting in data being managed and protected effortlessly.

As a global organization, Clearswift operates out of offices in Europe, Australia, Japan and the United States.

Clearswift has a partner network of more than 900 resellers across the globe.

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