Kaspersky, a global cybersecurity company, has announced the appointment of Jaydeep Singh as its General Manager for India.
In an official press release, Kaspersky stated that over the past 25 years, Jaydeep has actively engaged in strategic advisory, overseeing solution sales, and spearheading business development in multiple positions. His roles have encompassed both individual contributions and leadership responsibilities within the Indian & SAARC region.
In his new role, Jaydeep will be responsible for leading Kaspersky’s business operations and driving growth across the country, especially in the enterprise segment. Additionally, he will play a key role in fostering partnerships, driving innovation, and staying abreast of emerging threats and technologies in the cybersecurity landscape.
Commenting on his appointment, Jaydeep said, “I am enthusiastic about joining Kaspersky, and contribute to the mission of helping enterprises efficiently and effectively mitigate the risk of data breaches and advanced adversaries. With cyberattacks on the rise, organisations need reliable cybersecurity solutions. I look forward to bringing my frontline operational and strategic experience to Kaspersky’s customers and partners in India.”
Jaydeep brings with him decades of senior management and leadership experience and an understanding of the region’s diverse cybersecurity landscape, informed the press release from Kaspersky. He has expertise in sales & business development of IT, software & networking solutions and has rich experience in Telecom, IT/Ites, Government and public sector, BFSI and Manufacturing verticals, as well as mid-market enterprise.
Before his appointment at Kaspersky, Jaydeep held senior leadership roles in companies like Citrix as Sales Director. He has also worked with Oracle as Senior Sales Director. Jaydeep completed his MBA in Marketing and Finance from Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University and obtained his Executive General Management Programme (EGMP) from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore (IIMB).
An official statement from Kaspersky read, “Jaydeep’s appointment is a momentous step in Kaspersky’s efforts to strengthen its regional presence and demonstrates its dedication to providing South Asian customers with the best achievable cybersecurity solutions and services.”
Adrian Hia, Managing Director for Asia Pacific, Kaspersky added, “I am delighted to welcome Jaydeep to the team. His expertise in the enterprise segments and our targeted industry domains will ensure that Kaspersky adopts resilient strategies to guide our sales and marketing efforts in India. Jaydeep is an outstanding business leader with a strong track record of managing business performance, team motivation and customer experience. Kaspersky will continue its innovation mindset with a wide range of B2B products, solutions and services while sustaining its leadership in the B2C market and Jaydeep is an apt person for this position.”