Commvault appoints Darren Thomson as CTO for EMEAI

Commvault Names Darren Thomson as CTO for EMEAI

Commvault, a leading provider of cyber resilience and data protection solutions for hybrid environments, has announced the appointment of Darren Thomson as its new Field Chief Technology Officer for EMEA & India (EMEAI). This appointment adds to the company’s expert team of CTOs, which, with Commvault’s new cyber resilience offerings, is shaping a new era of data protection with industry-leading threat detection capabilities and rapid recovery.

Thomson brings over 30 years of experience in the technology industry to this role, with extensive technical and leadership skills, business vision, and extensive experience in managing global teams and projects in high-growth environments. Thomson joins Commvault after leading the product marketing organization at the identity and access management company, One Identity. Prior to that, he helped shape the cyber insurance industry through his work at CyberCube and Lloyds of London. He previously worked for several years at Symantec and Veritas in high-level executive roles.

“I am very excited to join a company that is truly redefining modern data protection and prioritizing cyber resilience,” said Thomson. “The recent unification of the Commvault Cloud platform with Metallic AI technology allows us not only to meet customer needs, but to truly exceed them. Commvault is doing what no other data protection provider is doing right now, so I am eager to work with teams globally, and in EMEA and India in particular, to drive this conversation.”

“We are thrilled to have Darren as part of the EMEAI team, and his extensive experience will be extremely valuable to our continued success in this region,” emphasized Richard Gadd, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Commvault EMEAI. “This is an exciting time for Commvault, our partners, and our customers as we deliver the industry’s best data security through the market’s only cyber resilience platform. With these unprecedented offerings, we are focused on continuing to drive real growth and innovation in the EMEAI market, and Darren will play a key role in sharing our story.”

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