Barracuda Networks, Inc., a leading player in cloud-first security solutions, has announced the appointment of Siroui Mushegian as its new Chief Information Officer (CIO). With over two decades of experience in executive and IT leadership roles, Mushegian is well-armed to usher in an era of advanced technological integration for the company. Her track record includes the successful creation of robust operational environments that have eliminated technology silos and positively impacted business outcomes.
Hatem Naguib, CEO of Barracuda, voiced his enthusiasm for Mushegian's appointment, stating, “As Barracuda continues to navigate the always evolving threat landscape, Siroui’s strategic thinking and dedication to excellence will play a pivotal role. By leveraging Siroui’s expertise, we aim to expand upon and to implement cutting-edge measures that safeguard our business, and by extension, our customers’ assets.”
Siroui Mushegian, equally excited about the new position, says, “I’m thrilled to start this journey with Barracuda and eager to collaborate with the team to strengthen its systems and infrastructure. Cybersecurity is critical in today’s digital landscape, and I look forward to contributing my expertise and strategic vision to Barracuda.”
Before joining Barracuda, Mushegian showcased her prowess in diverse environments. She was instrumental in handling all facets of BlackLine's internal corporate IT. In addition, her journey in executive IT leadership is decorated with tenures at esteemed organizations such as WNET New York Public Media, NBA, Ralph Lauren, and Time, Inc.
Mushegian’s appointment as CIO is a testament to Barracuda’s commitment to navigating the intricate cybersecurity landscape with strategic acumen and technological innovation. Her expertise will bolster the company's capability to secure not only its business but also provide fortified protection to customer assets.