RUAG Defence appoint Clearswift CEO Heath Davies as Senior Vice President of Cyber Security

Theale (UK) 14 June, 2017. RUAG Defence today announced the appointment of Mr Heath Davies as Senior Vice President of Cyber Security. He succeeds Dietmar Thelen, who has decided to leave RUAG. Mr Davies joined RUAG through the acquisition of the cyber security software business Clearswift in January 2017; he will remain also as CEO of Clearswift. He commented, “I am excited by the opportunity of helping RUAG become a major player on the cyber scene. I am also delighted that all of the former Clearswift Executive team who transitioned across to RUAG will also take on senior roles within the new cyber business."

Dr Markus A. Zoller, CEO Defence said, “I’m convinced this is a positive leap forward for RUAG within the competitive cyber security market. Our recent synergies in collaboration with Clearswift, will help secure RUAG's cyber-security future on the world stage."

About Clearswift

Clearswift is trusted by organisations globally to protect critical information, giving them the freedom to securely collaborate and drive business growth. Its unique technology supports a straightforward and ‘adaptive’ data loss prevention solution, avoiding the risk of business interruption and enabling organisations to have 100% visibility of their critical information 100% of the time. As a global organisation, Clearswift is headquartered in the United Kingdom, with offices in the United States, Germany, Australia and Japan and an extensive partner network across the globe.

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