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Imee Dequito
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A content writer who sees art in everything, Imee has always been passionate about creative writing. For the past few years, she has been working in the field of education, e-commerce and social media. She finds comfort in music and reading novels.

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Avarni appoints David Payne & Daniel Jarosch in key roles
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cloud services
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public cloud
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aws
Avarni, a leading decarbonisation firm, appoints David Payne as its Chief Commercial Officer and Daniel Jarosch as board Chairman, marking a new phase of global growth.
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John Milionis steps in as Channel Sales Director at Fortinet Australia
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casb
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cybersecurity
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forcepoint
John Milionis has been appointed as the new Channel Sales Director of Fortinet Australia, bringing his extensive experience in the technology sector to enhance cybersecurity and outcomes for partners and customers.
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NetApp bolsters ASEAN expansion with key executive appointments
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leadership
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asia pacific
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netapp
NetApp reinforces its leadership team in Southeast Asia with 2 key appointments: Sheraine Chua as Senior Director for ASEAN and Alwyn David as Country Manager for Malaysia, to propel growth.
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KnowBe4 expands APAC team with two new sales leaders
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knowbe4
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lazada
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zendesk
Security firm KnowBe4 hires Joe Gillett and Philip Tnee to lead sales in the Asia-Pacific, bolstering its presence amid regional growth.
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BeyondTrust strengthens Asia Pacific expansion with key appointments
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cx
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martech
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advanced persistent threat protection
BeyondTrust strengthens its expansion in the Asia Pacific with key appointments; Sami Toivonen as ANZ Regional Sales Director, and Charlie Wood as Asia Regional Sales Director.
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Tina Stewart ascends as Chief Marketing Officer at Utimaco
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cloud services
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public cloud
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aws
Cybersecurity expert, Tina Stewart, steps up as Chief Marketing Officer at IT security solutions provider, Utimaco, to bolster the firm's global market presence.
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Marie-Celine Merret heads Creative Tech at Clemenger's MADE THIS
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gaming
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technology gifts
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vr
Creative Technology expert Marie-Celine Merret bows into the helm at MADE THIS, bolstering its capabilities in omnichannel content amid a tech boom, following a successful stint at Media.Monks.
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Derek Fisk named as mpro5's new Head of Channel
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smartphones
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iot
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workflow automation
Tech firm mpro5 appoints industry veteran Derek Fisk as Head of Channel, aiming to boost its ecosystem expansion efforts and enhance process management operations.
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Mendix welcomes new CEO, industry veteran Raymond Kok
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saas
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app development
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apm
Raymond Kok takes over as CEO of low-code leader, Mendix, succeeding Tim Srock and signals intent to boost productivity and innovation through closer Siemens synergies.
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Kylie Watson becomes DXC Technology's Head of Security for ANZ
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compliance
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cybersecurity
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ibm
DXC Technology has chosen Kylie Watson, a seasoned cybersecurity specialist, as the Security Head for Australia and New Zealand, poised to empower their clients against intensifying cyber threats.
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Ex-Hiscox exec Jodi Cartwright joins Tint Financial as CCO
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fintech
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blockchain
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iot
Former Hiscox executive, Jodi Cartwright, joins fintech firm Tint Financial Services as Chief Commercial Officer, aiming to enhance cross-border trading for SMEs.
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Distology reshuffles leadership for 2024 growth strategy
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partner programmes
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cto
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job moves
Distology, a premier cybersecurity solutions provider, elevates Sarah Geary to CMO and Lance Williams to CTO ahead of their bold plans for 2024, beefing up leadership in prep for major portfolio expansion.
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Grok Academy appoints Martha McKeen as Chief Strategy Officer
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edutech
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e-learning
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cybersecurity
Grok Academy names former Commonwealth Bank exec Martha McKeen as Chief Strategy Officer, bolstering efforts to address Australia's tech skills shortage through teacher resourcing and student engagement.
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Data Zoo names former London Stock Exchange exec as new CEO
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compliance
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global expansion
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identity
Data Zoo, an award-winning global identity provider, has appointed former London Stock Exchange Group executive, Charlie Minutella, as its new CEO, signalling a major strategic shift.
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Rob Phillpot appointed strategic advisor at HammerTech
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ai
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us
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oracle
Rob Phillpot, co-founder of construction software giant Aconex, joins Melbourne-based firm HammerTech as strategic advisor, boosting the company's global expansion plans into an industry ripe for technological investment.
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Consult Red names David Webster as new CFO in growth strategy
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connectivity
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construction
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cfo
Tech firm Consult Red targets aggressive growth with the appointment of finance veteran David Webster as CFO, enhancing their consultancy and engineering services portfolio.
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DigitalOcean enhances backup service for growing businesses
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cybersecurity
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smb
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digitalocean
DigitalOcean bolsters its security capabilities with an enhanced backup service, aimed to protect startups and SMBs amidst rising security threats in their shift to cloud technology.
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AI-boosted phishing sees 222% surge, warns Acronis report
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ransomware
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advanced persistent threat protection
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cios
Acronis' H2 2023 Cyberthreats Report reveals a disturbing 222% rise in email attacks with AI-enhanced phishing impacting over 90% of organisations worldwide.
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CyberArk appoints Alana Sahakian as Partner Manager for ANZ
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cybersecurity
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cyberark
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anz
CyberArk appoints Alana Sahakian as Partner Manager for Australia and New Zealand, gearing to bolster their market presence and channel business through key cybersecurity partnerships.
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Gallagher Security appoints Aashish Garhwal as Senior Sales Manager, India
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sales
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aviation
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customers
Gallagher Security appoints Aashish Garhwal, former Schneider Electric executive, as its new Senior Sales Manager for India to boost government vertical sales and support.
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Jane Robinson appointed as Avocado Consulting's new COO
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saas
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leadership
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mba
Avocado Consulting bolsters senior leadership with arrival of industry veteran, Jane Robinson, as new COO, aligning with the firm's 20th anniversary.
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JAVLN boosts leadership with key CFO & CTO appointments
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compliance
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productivity
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cto
JAVLN, a leader in insurance technology, welcomes Rosalie Lau as the CFO and Peter Waring as the CTO to its executive team, fortifying its influence in the Australian market.
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Syniti appoints Craig Ayers as new Chief People Officer
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hcm
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payroll systems
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recruitment
Enterprise data management leader Syniti hires co-founder of experience design consultancy Journey, Craig Ayers, as Chief People Officer to lead HR and nurture the firm's inclusive culture.
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eCommerce expert Lisa Powell joins Deliver In Person's advisory board
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cx
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martech
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retail
eCommerce veteran Lisa Powell joins personalised last-mile delivery service Deliver In Person's Advisory Board, aiming to enhance customer experience in Australia's luxury market.