Cyberoam appoints Tushar Sighat as Head Operations

DQC Bureau
New Update


February 20th, 2008


Cyberoam has announced the appointment of Tushar Sighat as its VP-Operations

for India. Sighat brings 17 years of experience in the field of Networking and

Communications with him.

In his role as the VP-Operations at Cyberoam, Sighat will be part of the core

group in strategizing and planning Cyberoam's business in India. He will guide

the Product Management, Pre-sales, support, Sales and Marketing teams at

Cyberoam to enhance Cyberoam's presence among the customers and channel partners

in the market.

Commenting on the UTM Security business in India Sighat said, "Network

security threats have become a critical concern across all business sectors.

Most of the networks in India are still without a proper security solution and

the channel network is yet to realize the full potential of the big opportunity

lying latent in this market. UTM solutions offer value for money and ease of use

to the end customers.


He further added, "UTM players have a huge role in effectively

positioning this lucrative UTM market to the channel network. More importantly,

this requires a consolidated effort with comprehensive product management and

well-coordinated pre-sales and post-sales activity to establish Cyberoam as a

leading channel and customer-centric product."

Prior to this appointment, Sighat was associated with D-Link India as the VP

- Channels (India and SAARC). As a member of the founding team at D-Link, he had

been instrumental in developing the channels of D-Link in India. In this

capacity, he worked with partners in the channel, including SI, VAR, ISP,

resellers, dealers, retail, OEM and online. He has served end-customers across

various segments like large enterprises, SMEs, SMBs, SOHO and the home users.

Sighat has a good understanding of the international markets- APAC, BRIC, US and


On his appointment Sighat said, "I look forward to joining this vibrant

team and leveraging Cyberoam's strength - its constant innovation - to further

enhance its presence with the customer and channel network."