Ingram Micro has appointed Brian Verburg as the Manager of its European Cyber Security Centre of Excellence. Brian will manage the Centre of Excellence (COE) recently launched in the Netherlands, that extends support across Europe, including Germany, UK, France, Spain, Nordics, Netherlands, Italy, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland among others.
Brian Verburg brings 25 years’ experience in the IT and security to his new role at Ingram Micro. Previously, he managed a large team of security advisors in the EMEA region in order to provide post-sales & implementation services and to support the overall Managed Security Services (MSS) and Security Services Advisory (SSA) for a global organisation.
Dr. Ali Baghdadi, Ingram Micro SVP & Chief Executive META Region & EMEA Cyber Security said, “our commitment to becoming a global leader in cyber security solutions and services takes another step forward by having someone with Brian’s expertise. Brian’s technical knowledge and his pragmatic and innovative approach has enabled him to develop strong relationships between IT technology, business processes, and C-level management. We have ambitious plans for the cyber security sector and will continue to evolve and disrupt this segment.”
Ingram Micro has invested significantly in its cyber security solutions and services capabilities (and will continue to do so), including building several COEs to provide expertise and support around the globe.