According to Kaspersky, the appointment is effective immediately
Security vendor Kaspersky Lab has named Alexander Moiseev as its Chief Business Officer (CBO), a new position created by the company. Moiseev who stepped up from his previous Chief Sales Officer (CSO) role, takes the lead for sales and marketing globally, reporting directly to Chief Executive Officer and chairman, Eugene Kaspersky.
Alexander Moiseev said, “Kaspersky Lab is a remarkable company. Year on year, we continue to develop world-leading cybersecurity technologies and intelligent solutions to fuel our innovative and fast-growing products and services portfolios. The chance to further grow our business and reward the intelligence and hard work of our research and development teams is what excites me most about this role. As a 20-year-old, respected industry veteran, with an insatiable thirst for innovation, Kaspersky Lab is ideally placed to meet the fast-growing cybersecurity demands of businesses, governments and individuals alike – now and into the future.”
“During his twelve years with our company Alex has established himself as a trusted and passionate leader. Entrepreneurialism, resilience and a winning mentality have characterized his career and personality to date. Using these same qualities, Alex has helped Kaspersky Lab navigate the most turbulent periods in our 20-year history. I’m sure that in his new role he will remain one of the main driving forces of the company’s commercial success. I wish him best of luck,” said Eugene Kaspersky.
Moiseev joined Kaspersky Lab in 2006 as Business Development Manager before earning a promotion to Managing Director of Kaspersky Lab, Italy in April 2008. He was subsequently promoted to Managing Director of Europe, spending three years in the role, before being appointed Chief Sales Officer in July 2016.
Moiseev’s appointment is effective immediately.