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, MA – 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.

    New appointments:

    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, identifying 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.

    New roles:

    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/

     

    About Mimecast (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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