Mimecast Expands Leadership to Drive North American Growth
Company Welcomes VPs of Finance, Human Resources, Marketing and Field
Enablement to U.S. Leadership Team
WALTHAM, Mass. -- May 8, 2013
Mimecast®, the leading supplier of cloud-based email archiving, continuity and
security for Microsoft Exchange, hosted exchange and Office 365, today
announced four strategic new appointments and roles: Pat Paulin, vice
president of finance; Kelly Madden, vice president of human resources; Steve
McKenzie, vice president of marketing and Mounil Patel, vice president of
field enablement. The four leaders will add depth to Mimecast’s existing
senior executive team and support the company’s continued expansion in the
North American market.
Pat Paulin joins Mimecast as vice president of finance to lead the company’s
financial strategy. Mr. Paulin is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) who
brings over 30 years of experience in financial roles ranging from start-ups
to Fortune 500 companies such as Platform Computing (an IBM company), Ryan,
Allen-Vanguard, Amdocs and Bell Canada. Mr. Paulin will apply his extensive
knowledge of fast-growing private and public companies to support Mimecast’s
growth. In particular he will focus on Mimecast’s rapidly expanding U.S.
operations in areas such as Dallas, San Francisco and Chicago where the
company has recently opened offices.
Kelly Madden joins Mimecast as vice president of human resources. Ms. Madden
brings over 20 years of experience integrating human resources into an
organization’s mission and will be responsible for fostering current employee
development, indentifying top technology talent and empowering company
leaders. Ms. Madden previously held employee relations roles at Family Service
of Rhode Island, Psychological Centers, Target Corporation and Toys “R” Us.
She brings extensive knowledge of what it takes to build and maintain a
successful, motivated workplace and in her role she will develop targeted
training programs to support key positions within the company.
Steve McKenzie joins the U.S leadership team as vice president marketing
following five years as vice president of sales with Mimecast’s U.K. office.
He brings a deep knowledge of the Mimecast customer base and user
requirements. Previously, Mr. McKenzie was a founding partner of BOO! Media,
where he focused on new business and product development and has also held
roles at technology companies such as Morse. In his new role, he will apply
his experience and customer relations insight to accelerate the company’s
growth with a focus on investment in the channel to drive U.S. expansion.
Finally Mounil Patel, has been promoted to vice president of field enablement,
a new function within the business. He previously spent three years as
director of sales engineering and professional services for Mimecast. Mr.
Patel brings deep product knowledge and market expertise to ensure that all of
the sales, sales engineering and channel teams are well equipped to meet the
expectations set for them. In his new role, he will apply his experience to
maximize the potential of the company’s existing sales teams and drive
continued growth in the U.S.
“We rely on our executive leadership team to guide the company in the next
phase of its growth,” said Mark Bilbe, Mimecast’s general manager of North
America. “With the appointment of Pat, Kelly, Steve and Mounil, Mimecast is
gaining valuable experience in finance, human resources, marketing and sales.
This will help us provide excellent service to our customers while continuing
our rapid expansion in North America.”
For more information about Mimecast, please visit: http://www.mimecast.com/
Mimecast (www.mimecast.com) delivers cloud-based email management for
Microsoft Exchange, including archiving, continuity and security. By unifying
disparate and fragmented email environments into one holistic solution that is
always available from the cloud, Mimecast minimizes risk and reduces cost and
complexity, while providing total end-to-end control of email. Founded in the
United Kingdom in 2003, Mimecast serves more than 7,000 customers and 1.8
million users worldwide and has offices in Europe, North America, Africa, Asia
Pacific and the Channel Islands.
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