Global cybersecurity management company, Skybox Security, has announced the appointment of Charlie Velasquez as chief financial officer (CFO).
Velasquez has over 25 years experience in financial roles, heavily concentrated in the tech industry. He joins Skybox with an extensive pedigree as CFO in fast-growth companies including Arxan Technologies, Collab Net, Accel Ops and Tidal Software.
He also has directed operations and product management for Cisco Systems’ Cloud Solution Management Theater Group.
Responsible for overseeing the global finance team, Velasquez will be tasked with ensuring healthy profit margins and identifying new growth strategies.
He said: “I’m very pleased to be joining Skybox, working with a talented team in a company that holds a bright future. There’s a great opportunity for its solution in the market, and the company is strategically poised to capitalise on that.”
Gidi Cohen, CEO for Skybox Security, added: “Having Charlie on board is a great asset to the company. He’s shown considerable expertise in driving strategic growth with the security and technology companies he’s worked with.
“We’re looking forward to harnessing that expertise at Skybox as we push deeper into the market and expand to new territories and offerings.”