Enterprise security company, Blue Coat, has appointed Andrew Littleproud as vice president of sales and operations for the Asia Pacific region.
Littleproud takes the reins from Leigh Warren, who has taken on a strategic advisory role with the vendor. Reporting to Blue Coat senior vice president of worldwide field operations, Marc Andrews, Littleproud will focus on enhancing channel relationships.
"Andrew has a proven track record of driving customer engagement and growing company revenue in the Asia Pacific region," Andrews said.
"His knowledge and track record in the Asia Pacific region is outstanding, and I’m looking forward to working with him to drive business efficiency and increased revenue.”
Littleproud is tasked with extending the company’s Asia Pacific market penetration and leveraging Blue Coat’s presence in the secure web gateway segment to adjacent security markets.
Littleproud previously worked for McAfee and was responsible for leading business operations across Asia Pacific. He also worked for EMC, spending more than seven years as managing director of its Software Group for Australia and New Zealand.