Appoints global leader and proven business executive to oversee revenue operations, professional services and business development
IRVINE, CALIF. – February 14, 2017 – Cylance® Inc., the company replacing traditional antivirus with AI-powered prevention that blocks everyday malware along with today’s most advanced cyber threats, today announced that Daniel Doimo has been named President and Chief Operating Officer (COO). Doimo brings extensive management experience and global perspective to Cylance’s executive team during a period of rapid growth and expansion. As President and COO, Doimo will have responsibility for the company’s sales, marketing, business development and professional services organizations. He will report to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Stuart McClure.
“Daniel has built an impressive track record of operational, commercial, and strategic achievements leading large global organizations,” said Stuart McClure, co-founder and CEO at Cylance Inc. “His wealth of experience with Fortune Global 500 executives and enterprise data center management has given him a clear understanding of precisely what our marketplace needs and how best to deliver it. I’m delighted to be working with him as Cylance enters its next stage of expansion.”
Doimo brings to Cylance strong C-suite partnerships and a proven ability to drive organizations through various stages of development to become truly global companies. Having worked extensively with major infrastructure companies, web giants, and the telco/colocation industry, he holds a broad and deep understanding of the needs of end markets and their data centers, which require the highest levels of cybersecurity to protect customer data and meet regulatory requirements. Doimo has particular expertise in the intersection of critical enterprise infrastructure and the Internet of Things.
“Cylance is experiencing dramatic growth with the success of its AI-based approach to prevention of cyber-attacks, and the company is well prepared to drive the next level of global expansion and revenue growth,” said Daniel Doimo. “Over my career I have had a strong customer bias and a belief that a successful company must have a great sense of purpose. The mission of Cylance ‘to protect every computer, user and object under the sun’ resonates perfectly well with me. It’s a tremendous pleasure to join Stuart and the leadership team.”
About Daniel Doimo
Before joining Cylance, Doimo was the Executive Vice President of Global Solutions and a member of the executive committee of Schneider Electric. During his 12 years at Schneider, he was instrumental in the merger of MGE UPS Systems with APC, and then led the Power Business Unit, the IT business, and finally Global Solution, a division regrouping services, software and strategic end user segments.
Doimo built strong industry relationships that helped determine major capital decisions for Fortune 2000 companies. Earlier in his career, he served as Vice President of Services and Vice President of Industrial and Technical Operations at MGE UPS Systems, prior to the sales of MGE to Schneider Electric in 2004.
Doimo, who is bilingual in English and French and proficient in other languages, holds an MBA from Pepperdine University and an electrical engineering degree from a French engineering school.
About Cylance® Inc.
Cylance is the first company to apply artificial intelligence, algorithmic science and machine learning to cybersecurity to prevent the most advanced security threats in the world. Using a breakthrough predictive analysis process, CylancePROTECT® quickly and accurately identifies what is benign and what is a threat, and prevents malicious code from ever executing on a targeted system. By coupling advanced machine learning and artificial intelligence with a unique understanding of an attacker’s mentality, Cylance provides technology and services that are truly predictive and preventive against the most advanced threats. For more information visit: http://www.cylance.com/
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