Peter Bauer

Peter Bauer

CEO and co-founder |


Peter Bauer is co-founder and CEO at Mimecast, which he launched in 2003 with CTO Neil Murray. He is the visionary behind Mimecast’s product and SaaS platform strategy, which focuses on reducing risk and making email safer for business, utilizing a pure cloud delivery mechanism and an intuitive user experience, suited to the way people interact with email today. This combination of next generation technology, a unified platform, and seamless integration with existing email systems, is the driving force behind Mimecast’s success in its mission to transform the way people work amidst today’s ever changing threat landscape.

Posts by Peter Bauer

Mimecast’s Commitment to Strengthening Environmental Resilience

New corporate social responsibility Annual Report highlights ways Mimecast is working to build a more resilient future. Having grown up in Cape Town and seen first-hand the critical need to support those less fortunate, I have always prioritized embe…

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Email Security, Threat Intelligence Hub

Beyond Patching: Five Ways to Help Mitigate the Risk of Hafnium or Other Microsoft Exchange Server Zero-Day attacks

To best fortify against zero-day attacks, organizations' cyber resilience strategies must expand far beyond patching vulnerabilities. Zero-day attacks, like the recent one Microsoft disclosed was perpetuated by the Hafnium group, present a heightened…

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Coronavirus

Mimecast Continues Coronavirus Preparedness and Response

To help prevent the spread of COVID-19 and help keep our communities safe throughout the globe, last week Mimecast suspended all cross-border travel, limited domestic travel and advised employees to postpone events with 15 or more people. At tha…

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