New EMEA channel head at Proofpoint

Proofpoint has named Nik Churchley as its new Director of EMEA Channel Sales. He has held similar roles at FireEye, Verisign and RSA Security with a particular focus on security and networking across cloud and managed service environments. In his new role, Nik will lead Proofpoint’s relationships with partners, distributors and vendor organisations across Europe and the Middle East, with an emphasis on new business sales within the region.

US-based Proofpoint specialises in protecting organisations against email, social and mobile threats.  The company claims more than 3,000 enterprise customers today including many of the world’s largest companies, with over 100 million end users.