BeyondTrust Appoints Bruce Aboudara to Vice President of North American Sales
Agoura Hills, Calif. — February 15, 2010 – BeyondTrust, the leading provider of Privileged Access Lifecycle Management solutions, today announced the appointment of Bruce Aboudara as Vice President of North American Sales. Mr. Aboudara will oversee sales of PowerSeries products to new accounts in North America.
“We are very pleased to have such an accomplished and results oriented executive and sales professional like Bruce join our team. A visionary leader, Bruce is ideally suited to continue the company’s growth,” said John Mutch, CEO of BeyondTrust. “Bruce will help drive BeyondTrust to continue to deliver record sales each year.”
Aboudara brings over 15 years of experience as a business executive in technology companies such as HP and GE. He’s held various sales and marketing positions for both global and domestic technology companies of all sizes. Aboudara’s leadership has consistently delivered double-digit revenue growth.
Prior to joining BeyondTrust, Aboudara served as Director of Global Systems Integrator Alliances for HP’s Software & Solutions business where he was responsible for developing and managing alliances in the Americas. While at HP Software Bruce generated over $150 million in sales in ’08 and more than doubled the rate at which new business was closed. Bruce was with HP’s Software and Solutions business since early 2006 when his former company, Peregrine Systems, was acquired by HP. Bruce holds a Bachelors degree from the University of California.
BeyondTrust empowers IT to eliminate the risk of intentional, accidental and indirect misuse of privileges on desktops and servers with globally proven solutions that increase security and compliance without impacting productivity. With over 25 years of global success, BeyondTrust is the pioneer of Privileged Access Lifecycle Management (PALM) solutions for heterogeneous IT environments. More than half of the companies listed on the Dow Jones Industrial Average rely on BeyondTrust to secure their enterprises. Customers include eight of the world’s 10 largest banks, seven of the world’s 10 largest aerospace and defense firms, and six of the 10 largest U.S. pharmaceutical companies, as well as renowned universities. The company is privately held and headquartered in Los Angeles, California, with East Coast offices in Greater Boston as well as Washington DC, and EMEA offices in London, UK. For more information, visit www.beyondtrust.com.
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