Former IBM Executive Joins Cloud Security Company GuardiCore As VP of Corporate Strategy

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Ola SergatchovOla Sergatchov, a seasoned cybersecurity executive is joining GuardiCore from IBM. GuardiCore is a provider of internal data center and cloud security solutions. Sergatchov will lead GuardiCore’s corporate strategy and go-to-market initiatives to drive growth on a global scale.     

“Ola brings a unique mix of strategic experience, technical depth and entrepreneurial spirit from more than 18 years in the industry with enterprise leaders like IBM, Oracle, and Standard&Poors. She is well positioned to contribute to all aspects of our business, including product development and customer relationships,” said Pavel Gurvich, co-founder and CEO of GuardiCore. “In addition to working with our product, marketing and customer teams to identify and capitalize on market trends and opportunities, we expect Ola to be instrumental in building out and refining our branding, product management and business development processes on a global level.”

At IBM, Ola Sergatchov served as Global Portfolio Strategy Director, Identity and Access Management, and “successfully” led the brand and go-to-market strategies for Threat-Aware Identity and Access Management offering.

Prior to IBM, Ola Sergatchov was Senior Director at Oracle, where she “successfully” built sales development teams, while developing strategic partnerships with the “leading” systems integrators.

“The rapidly accelerating pace of digital transformation is fueling an increased demand for new security technologies that can keep up with the pace of change. GuardiCore‘s innovative technology and rising customer demand for micro-segmentation has put the company in a unique position to lead the market,” said Ola Sergatchov. “It’s an exciting time for GuardiCore, ripe with opportunity to grow our customer and partner relationships and improve how organizations are protecting their digital business.”