Fortinet appoints seasoned IT executive, Alex Loh as its Country Manager for Malaysia, making him responsible of leading sales, business development and channel operations to grow Fortinet’s business in the country. He will be working under Peerapong Jongvibool, Fortinet’s Regional Director for Southeast Asia and Hong Kong.
Loh has two decades of experience in the IT industry as his history include roles as senior sales, marketing and operations in prominent technology companies including VMware, Dimension Data and Datacraft. With this new appointment, Loh will drive Fortinet’s mission to deliver the industry’s most innovative and highest performing cybersecurity solutions to enterprises in Malaysia.
“The Malaysian cybersecurity market is expanding rapidly in this digital age where software-defined networks are becoming the norm, along with BYOD and IoT. Organisations undergoing digital transformation also need security transformation, and I am excited at the opportunity to help them defend their growing digital attack surface with broad, integrated and automated solutions based on Fortinet’s Security Fabric architecture,” says Loh. “This is especially critical as Malaysia embarks on its ‘Digital Economy’ transformation through key initiatives including Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) and Big Data & Analytics Regional Hub.”