Proofpoint, Inc., the cybersecurity and compliance company, today announced the appointment of Evan Dumas to lead the Southeast Asia and Korea (SAK) region as Vice President. In this role, Evan is responsible for establishing and growing Proofpoint’s business within SAK, as well as positioning Proofpoint as a leader in people-centric cyber security solutions.
Evan will report directly to Alex Lei, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific and Japan for Proofpoint. Evan brings with him over 20 years of experience from Silicon Valley to Asia Pacific. Most recently, he led the enterprise sales team for Asia and India at Pluralsight.
Prior to that, Evan was regional director, Southeast Asia and Korea at Check Point for three and a half years and was instrumental in leading the team to achieve sustained double-digit growth across all products and services.
“This is a pivotal time for Proofpoint, especially in the SAK region, as markets continue with recovering, post-pandemic and providing flexibility and agility to their employees,” said Evan.
“Continued growth combined with Proofpoint's reputation as the undisputed leader in cybersecurity has enabled us to attract great talent across the region,” added Alex Lei, Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific and Japan at Proofpoint.