Andy Travers in Fortinet channel drive

Fortinet, the network security specialist has appointed Andy Travers to the position of regional vice president for the UK, Ireland, Nordics, Germany and Holland.

“As Fortinet is pursuing its goal of becoming the global leader in network security, it is critical for me to rely on a team of strong regional sales executives, who have the experience and proven success in achieving aggressive sales targets,” commented Patrice Perche, vice president of international sales & support for Fortinet. “To that end, I’m delighted to have Andy on board. He has all of the right credentials to help us market our industry leading technology and address the major security issues faced by organisational IT departments."

Andy Travers was most recently vice president of sales for UK, Ireland and Southern Africa at F5, where he worked for almost five years, growing by over threefold the sales revenues for the region. Prior to F5, Travers worked at Juniper for three years, initially running channels across the region and later managing enterprise sales.