Terry Walsh, Red Piranha COO

Former CISCO CEO joins Australia’s Red Piranha’s Crystal Eye Team as COO

Company Name: Red Piranha

Announcement Date: 16/10/2019
Announcement Category: Other, Team Update
Announcement Content:

Australian Cyber Security start-up Red Piranha Limited (Red Piranha), continues to expand appointing former CISCO Canada CEO, Terry Walsh as new Chief Operating Officer.

Red Piranha is an Australian owned and operated manufacturer of leading-edge security products for small to medium businesses through to large multinationals. Red Piranha’s flagship product, Crystal Eye®, is a powerful UTM solution enabling Security Orchestration, Automation and Response (SOAR) as a service.

The recent appointment comes as a result of Red Piranha’s vast expansion and increasing interest and demand for its Unified Threat Management (UTM) platform, Crystal Eye.

In addition to his time with Cisco Canada, Terry also spent 5 years as Managing Director of the companies Australian and New Zealand operation.

The recent appointment comes as a result of Red Piranha’s vast expansion and increasing interest and demand for its Unified Threat Management (UTM) platform, Crystal Eye.

In addition to his time with Cisco Canada, Terry also spent 5 years as Managing Director of the companies Australian and New Zealand operation.

Terry brings to Red Piranha over 30 years' experience in the Technology and IT fields in Australia, Asia and North America.

During his time with Cisco Canada Walsh more than tripled the Canadian branches revenue seeing it become one of Cisco’s Top 5 performing countries worldwide.

“We are incredibly lucky to have Terry join our Executive Team,” said Adam Bennett. Red Piranha Chief Executive Officer. “His knowledge is invaluable, and his experiences in consulting, product development and expansion will only further enhance Red Piranha’s position in the technology space”

Working alongside the existing Management Team, Terry will focus on further developing the Sales and Marketing teams. Identifying additional opportunities to accelerate growth for Red Piranha’s crown jewel, Crystal Eye across other markets worldwide.

“To become part of an Australian company that is addressing such a critical issue as Cyber Security, making it available to Small and Medium Businesses in Australia and Globally, is very exciting” said Terry. “I am looking forward to working with our Partners and Customers around the globe”.


Announcement URL: https://redpiranha.net/news/former-cisco-ceo-joins-australias-red-piranhas-crystal-eye-team-coo
About Red Piranha:

Fight cyber crime with our holistic defence in-depth strategy allowing you to Defend, Detect and Respond to threats and helping you Protect confidentiality, ensure integrity and maintain availability.

Red Piranha manufactures and supplies End-to-end security solutions to safeguard your information across the entire network and its borders helping you maintain Confidentiality and Integrity. The easily deployed Crystal Eye multi-layered security next generation firewall range increase security awareness reducing risk exposure from advanced cybercrime, malicious software and insider threats.

In 2015 Red Piranha purchased the DNS.Insure platform and began development on the Crystal Eye Unified Threat Management systems (UTM's) via its security operating system called Crystal Eye. The Red Piranha Crystal Eye Gateway allows the client control over the network, reducing risk of possible attacks through a defense in depth strategy as well as giving the client easy content control over devices that use the network. Managed threat Intelligence defends before attacks are launched, providing the client with solutions which are updated regularly to combat new and persistent threats.

Red Piranha Next-Generation Enterprise Crystal Eye Unified Threat Management (UTM) product family protects the network internally as well as the perimeter, optimizing connectivity and simplifying the administration of network operations. The Crystal Eye product range will be the first product of its kind designed and owned in Australia.

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