Silverfort Appoints Industry Veteran Mathew Varghese as VP of Sales, Americas
After Building Duo Security’s Worldwide Sales Organization at Early-Stage and Serving in Sales Leadership Roles at Various Cybersecurity Companies, Varghese Joins Silverfort to Scale Its Sales and Help Meet Growing Demand
Silverfort, the provider of Next-Generation Authentication solutions, announced that Mathew Varghese has joined as VP of Sales, Americas. An industry veteran with over 20 years’ experience in cybersecurity sales, he will lead Silverfort’s sales and channel organization.
“We are seeing rapid growth in the demand for our agentless authentication platform, as enterprises look to secure authentication of anything-to-anything in their perimeter-less networks and cloud environments. We are very fortunate to have Mathew on our team to help us meet this demand and scale our sales organization.”
Prior to joining Silverfort, Mathew was the VP of North American Sales for Bromium (acquired by HP Inc.), Director of Worldwide Sales at Duo Security (Acquired by Cisco) and Director of Strategic Accounts at Tanium. He started his sales career as a pre-sales engineer at Tivoli Systems (acquired by IBM), led sales engineering teams at Aventail (acquired by SonicWall) and ArcSight (acquired by HP Software). Mathew has a bachelors’s degree in computer science from Wayne State University.
“Mathew’s successful sales track record and cybersecurity industry experience will be invaluable in expanding and accelerating our company’s growth,” says Hed Kovetz, CEO of Silverfort. “We are seeing rapid growth in the demand for our agentless authentication platform, as enterprises look to secure authentication of anything-to-anything in their perimeter-less networks and cloud environments. We are very fortunate to have Mathew on our team to help us meet this demand and scale our sales organization.”
Silverfort applies an innovative architecture and a powerful AI-driven risk engine to monitor, analyze and secure all authentication and access across enterprise networks and cloud environments – without requiring software agents, inline proxies or code change. Silverfort seamlessly enforces Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), Risk-Based Authentication (RBA), and Zero-Trust policies to secure access to any sensitive systems, including systems that were considered ‘unprotectable’ until today. This includes homegrown applications, IT infrastructure, file systems, IoT devices, dynamic IaaS environments, machine-to-machine access and more.