Barracuda Names VP of Worldwide Partner Ecosystems

Barracuda, a trusted partner and provider of cloud-first security solutions, announces today that Jason Beal is its new Vice President, of Worldwide Partner Ecosystems.

Beal brings more than 20 years of channel leadership experience, with a focus on channel ecosystem launch, and development and expansion in cybersecurity businesses.

At Barracuda, Beal will lead global channel strategy and development with a strong focus on driving growth across the Barracuda global partner ecosystem. In this role, Beal will help Barracuda partners capture opportunities in the market with its innovative technology solutions.

Barracuda CRO Chris Ross said, “Bringing Jason into this role is a key part of our ongoing commitment to invest in our channel partner go-to-market. We’re looking forward to his focus on continuing the growth acceleration across our partner ecosystem and to drive innovation within our business model. He will also play an integral role in continuing to build and grow a world-class channel go-to-market strategy and partner program for our business.”

Beal added, “I look forward to the impact I can bring to the team as we execute our growth plans while meeting the needs of partners and customers with our integrated suite of advanced security solutions.”

Beal joins Barracuda from AvePoint, where he served as Senior Vice President, Global Channel & Partner Ecosystems, focused on implementing global channel strategy and their first global partner program. Prior to AvePoint, Beal held channel leadership roles at both Palo Alto Networks and Ingram Micro.

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