Secure remote access cybersecurity firm adds industry veterans Andy Oehler and Bert Rankin to key positions
Milpitas, Calif. November 18, 2020 — Zentry Security, an emerging cybersecurity company offering secure remote access solutions for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), has added two key members to its leadership team: Andy Oehler as vice president, product management, and Bert Rankin, as vice president, marketing. The company recently launched its groundbreaking solutions for the Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) market, and it has expanded its executive bench with two industry veterans steeped in security and remote access expertise. Both will report to Zentry Security president and CEO, Michael Zhao.
Oehler is responsible for expanding and managing the development of Zentry Security’s comprehensive solutions that secure access to business-critical applications and network resources for a remote workforce. He has more than 20 years of experience in the IT security industry.
Prior to joining Zentry Security, Oehler held product roles at McAfee, Skyhigh Networks, and F5 Networks. Most recently, he served as senior director of product management at Appsian. Oehler holds a bachelor of science, electrical engineering and computer science, degree, and a master’s of science degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
Rankin is responsible for the development and implementation of the company’s go-to-market strategy, including product marketing, demand generation and corporate communications. During his career, Rankin spearheaded revenue growth and brand recognition at Lastline (acquired by VMware), Threatmetrix (acquired by the Relx Group), and Callidus Software (IPO filing). He holds a master’s degree in business administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a bachelor of arts degree in economics from Harvard University.
“As cyber threats continue to evolve in sophistication amid an environment in which much of the world has moved to a remote workforce, small and medium-sized enterprises are facing operational and security challenges as never before,” said Zhao. “Andy’s and Bert’s experience and leadership will help ensure that our innovative secure remote access solutions will enable our customers to meet those needs in protecting customer and employee records, financial data, IP, and all business-critical information.”
About Zentry Security
Zentry Security recently emerged from stealth mode to provide secure remote access solutions centered around Zero Trust Network Access (ZTNA) principles. Its leadership team has many years of experience in both remote access and cybersecurity. The company is focused on serving the needs of SMEs that need simple, cost-effective, and comprehensive solutions that allow remote employees, contractors, and partners to securely access mission-critical applications and network resources. Zentry Security’s innovative all-inclusive solutions bring to life all of the ways in which IT and security users can benefit from Zero Trust security, but without the traditional enterprise price tag or complexity.
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