6 MAY 2021. SAN FRANCISCO – Human Layer Security firm Tessian in the present day pronounces that Ramin Sayar, President and CEO of Sumo Logic, has joined its Board of Directors.
In his function as a board member, Sayar will advise on numerous go-to-market methods, expertise methods, in addition to, assist drive and enhance operational excellence to assist Tessian’s accelerated world development. Sayar will proceed to steer Sumo Logic as the corporate’s President and CEO, a place he has held since 2014.
Sayar brings with him over 20 years of expertise within the expertise trade, together with a powerful monitor file of creating progressive merchandise in each rising and mature markets. Mr. Sayar, an skilled strategic and working chief of each small and enormous organizations, has a powerful monitor file of creating progressive merchandise in each rising and mature markets. Prior to becoming a member of Sumo Logic he served because the Sr. Vice President and GM of VMware’s Cloud Management Business Unit at VMware, which was the corporate’s quickest rising billion greenback enterprise unit. Previously, Ramin held a number of government roles w/ main corporations comparable to HP Software, Mercury Software, Tibco Software, AOL & Netscape. Sayar has additionally served as advisor and on the boards of assorted different startup corporations, serving to them construct product, go-to-market and enterprise methods.
On becoming a member of Tessian’s Board of Directors, Sayar stated, “It’s very exciting to join such an innovative and pioneering team like Tessian. By focusing on people first, Tessian has defined and created a new category of security software that is defining the Human Layer Security movement, and I see more companies – legacy and new – following suit. Tessian’s technology enables businesses to visualize the risks posed by employees and easily take targeted actions to reduce them. What I find most impactful and remarkable is how Tessian drives lasting behavior change in employees, which ultimately makes them not only more accountable, but also more secure in their work and personal lives.”
Tim Sadler, CEO and co-founder of Tessian stated, “Having Ramin join Tessian’s board is another step in reinforcing our position as the category leader in Human Layer Security. Ramin is a world-class operator and one of the most empathetic leaders I’ve met. His human-first approach to business aligns perfectly with our company values and mission, and I believe this alignment will help us solve some of the biggest challenges that enterprises face today. With his knowledge of the industry and talent for helping innovative startups grow and thrive, Ramin’s appointment is going to be game-changing for our customers and our company.”
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Tessian’s mission is to safe the human layer by empowering individuals to do their greatest work, with out safety getting of their approach. Using machine studying expertise, Tessian robotically predicts and eliminates superior threats on e mail brought on by human error – like knowledge exfiltration, unintended knowledge loss, enterprise e mail compromise and phishing assaults – with minimal disruption to staff’ workflow. Founded in 2013, Tessian is backed by famend buyers like Sequoia, Accel and Balderton, and has workplaces in San Francisco and London.
Laura Brooks | Tessian