Akamai Hires IBM CSO
Akamai Technologies has appointed Mark Vargo as the SVP & GM for the EMEA region. Before this appointment, he served as the Chief Strategy Officer for IBM's Northern European Systems and Technology Group. Prior to IBM, Vargo held senior management roles at IDC, GiantLoop Networks, Memorex Telex, and EMC.
Intralinks Recruits New General Counsel
IntraLinks, a provider of virtual data rooms, has appointed Scott Semel, 54, as EVP, General Counsel, and Corporate Secretary. Most recently, he served as SVP, General Counsel, and Secretary at Novell. Before Novell, he was the Chief Legal Officer and Corporate Secretary at Tele Atlas, a geographic information systems provider. Earlier in his career, Semel served as the VP, General Counsel, and Secretary at Ascential Software and NaviSite.
Communications Simplifier Names Head of BD
SMTP, Inc., a provider of cloud services for email delivery, selected Jorge Casas as the new Director of Business Development and Customer Service. Previously, he served as the Multilingual Customer Service and Export Supervisor for Prestolite Electric. Before Prestolite, Casas was a Multilingual Consultant at Volvo Parts Customer Solutions.
Business Connectivity Software Provider Appoints VP
GraphOn announced that it has appointed Christoph Berlin as the new VP of Product Management and Marketing. Most recently, he served as Senior Manager of Citrix Systems' XenClient Partner Management team. Before joining Citrix Systems, Berlin was Manager of XenServer Engineering Escalations at XenSource, a provider of virtualization solutions which was acquired by Citrix Systems.
Date range: January 19th - February 8th