Onapsis appoints Alex Bender as Vice President of Marketing
Former General Manager of the RSA Conference brings more than 15 years of IT security and GRC expertise to business-critical applications security leader
Cambridge, MA - June 22 - 2014 Onapsis Inc., a leading provider of solutions to audit and mitigate cyber security threats targeting business-critical applications, today announced the appointment of Alex Bender as Vice President of Marketing.
Bender will take full responsibility for Onapsis’ positioning and marketing efforts in the rapidly-growing area of security of business-critical applications including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Supply Chain Management (SCM) and Human Resource Management (HRM). He will oversee the company's global marketing including product marketing, branding, corporate communications and lead generation activities including inbound, channels and field marketing.
“Our team, customers and partners will all greatly benefit from Alex’s vast experience and knowledge in marketing and positioning for the security industry. This is a great time for Alex to join our team, on the back of our latest round of funding and as we continue to drive hyper growth for the company” said Mariano Nunez, CEO and Co-founder, Onapsis. We are a unique team of experts with a vision to transform and lead the business application security space – Alex has the skillset and the passion to be part of that vision.”
“This is an exciting time to be joining the leader in business critical security solutions,” said Bender. “Organizations now understand that running a business requires a targeted yet comprehensive approach to identifying and mitigating security risks to their business critical systems. And as audit and compliance pressures mount, organizations across all industries need solutions that only Onapsis can provide. I look forward to contributing to the continued hyper-growth of the company.”
Bender brings 15 years of experience to the Onapsis management team from RSA where he served as general manager for the RSA Conference and oversaw all aspects of the security industry’s flagship event. Bender also represented RSA as director of campaigns and marketing programs, responsible for all of RSA’s marketing campaign strategy and program execution.
Prior to RSA, Bender served as Vice President of Marketing for Archer Technologies, where he was responsible for Archer’s GRC (governance, risk and compliance) corporate marketing and campaign strategy and helped establish Archer as the leading vendor in the enterprise GRC space. Bender also served as a director of product marketing at McAfee and as senior manager of product marketing at Tripwire.
To learn more about Alex Bender, please see his LinkedIn here.
Onapsis gives organizations the adaptive advantage to succeed in securing business-critical applications by combining technology, research and analytics. Onapsis enables every security and compliance team an adaptive approach to focus on the factors that matter most to their business– critical applications that house vital data and run business processes including SAP Business Suite, SAP HANA and SAP Mobile deployments.
Onapsis provides technology solutions including Onapsis X1, the de-facto SAP security auditing tool, and Onapsis Business-Critical Application Security Platform which delivers enterprise vulnerability, compliance, detection and response capabilities with analytics.
The Onapsis Research Labs provide subject matter expertise that combines in-depth knowledge and experience to deliver technical and business-context with sound security judgment. This enables organizations to efficiently uncover security and compliance gaps and prioritize the resolution within applications running on SAP platforms.
Onapsis delivers tangible business results including decreased business risk, highlighted compliance gaps, lower operational security costs and demonstrable value on investment.