The pioneer in cloud security, Zscaler, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZS), announced today that Chris Kozup has been appointed as a Chief Marketing Officer. Kozup will be accountable for the strategy and implementation of global marketing.
After spending almost 2 decades in the sector, Kozup brings comprehensive marketing capabilities in enterprise technology to help Zscaler achieve its next growth step.
With an industry-leading, cloud-native approach to securing customers, software, and data, Zscaler is at the pinnacle of helping clients achieve their digitalization goals. The successful track record of Chris as a marketing executive and his customer-centric mentality makes him the perfect leader to help drive the growth of Zscaler further.
The successful track record of Chris as a marketing executive and his customer-centric mentality makes him the perfect leader to help drive the growth of Zscaler further.
I am pleased to welcome Chris to the team and to work with him to expand the scope and interaction of our customers.”
Kozup’s last job was Chief Marketing Officer at Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise Corporation, where he was looking after the global marketing strategy and execution, implementation of scalable and sustainable awareness marketing campaigns, development of digital demand, and distribution enablement. At industry-leading high-tech companies such as Nutanix and Cisco, he also leads marketing teams.
After witnessing Zscaler supporting thousands of businesses ensure their workforce’s safety and efficiency while driving their digital transformation efforts recently has been heartening, Kozup said. “The mission of Zscaler was to create the most flexible cloud security platform in the world to protect a mobile and distributed workforce, and I am excited to join the team that has aided so many firms to achieve these ideas.”
Kozup will directly answerable to Jay Chaudhry, the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Zscaler.