Netwrix Announces Appointment of EMEA General Manager

Matt Middleton-Leal will drive sales and channel partnerships to support continuous growth

Irvine, CA, October, 2017

Netwrix Corporation, provider of a visibility platform for user behavior analysis and risk mitigation in hybrid environments, is pleased to announce the appointment of Matt Middleton-Leal as General Manager of the EMEA region effective October 2017.

Matt has over 19 years of experience in the cybersecurity industry. Having worked for both customers and suppliers, he understands all aspects of effective sales and delivery, and he is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP®). His areas of expertise include sales management and solution selling; marketing; team building; risk management; identity and access management; and application, network and database security.

Matt will be applying this knowledge in his oversight of Netwrix’s sales teams in Europe (the UK, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands and Russia) and emerging markets.

"Netwrix is 100% focused on providing solutions that enhance organizations’ cybersecurity, while simultaneously enabling them to reduce the burdens of IT auditing and compliance. The opportunity to represent this technology across the EMEA region is very exciting, as Netwrix shakes up the industry with its next-generation security platform," Matt Middleton-Leal commented.

Before joining Netwrix, Matt held the position of Vice President of Northern Europe at CyberArk Software, where he oversaw five consecutive years of 40%+ per annum revenue growth. Prior to CyberArk, he served as Business Unit Executive at IBM Security Systems, where he had spent six years driving their largest information security projects.

"Netwrix has been demonstrating sustainable growth in the EMEA region over the past years. Because the GDPR will soon be in full force, organizations are more interested than ever in quality cybersecurity solutions, so we are committed to continued investment in the region. Matt is an exciting addition to the Netwrix management team, and his experience will be crucial as we continue to help our customers and partners. This is a major milestone in the company’s expansion and we look forward into growing the EMEA region by providing outstanding service and sharing the knowledge and expertise we have," said Michael Fimin, CEO and Co-founder of Netwrix.

About Netwrix Corporation

Netwrix Corporation was the first vendor to introduce a visibility and governance platform for hybrid cloud security. More than 160,000 IT departments worldwide rely on Netwrix to detect insider threats on premises and in the cloud, pass compliance audits with less effort and expense, and increase productivity of IT security and operations teams. Founded in 2006, Netwrix has earned more than 100 industry awards and been named to both the Inc. 5000 and Deloitte Technology Fast 500 lists of the fastest growing companies in the U.S. For more information, visit

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