Check Point Software Technologies has appointed Steve McWhirter as vice president of Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa sales, where he will be responsible for Check Point's market and business growth in the regions, the security company announced today.
McWhirter will focus on strategy, structure and operational plans in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa.
McWhirter brings with him more than 20 years of industry experience. Prior to joining Check Point, he worked at Salesforce.com, Hewlett-Packard and IBM where he held various senior sales management roles. McWhirter is based in Singapore and will report to Amnon Bar-Lev, President of Check Point Software Technologies.
"I am excited to join Check Point Software Technologies and am committed to accelerating the company's sales and growth," said Steve McWhirter. "As the worldwide leader in IT security, Check Point offers an innovative and comprehensive security product portfolio which is second to none. I am looking forward to the many opportunities ahead and to delivering on Check Point's commitment to our customers and partners in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa."
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