Nevales appoints new CEO, gears up for international expansion

Nevales Networks, a Mumbai based hi-tech company that delivers comprehensive and affordable cloud based managed security services to Small and Medium Businesses (SMBs) on a ‘Pay As You Use’ model, announced its international expansion plans by establishing its Silicon Valley office.With more than 700+ customers across different verticals in India, Nevales is looking to expand its business footprint globally.

Kaushik Thakkar, Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur and co-founder will be taking on as CEO to support Nevales’ efforts in this direction. As CEO, Kaushik will be responsible to provide strategic direction, create international opportunities and drive the global eco-system roadmap for Nevales.

Ravishankar, co-founder, Nevales, will take on the role of president – India operations, and  continue to focus on expanding channel partnerships and enterprise accounts in the Indian market.

Nevales manages security, connectivity and enables cloud applications to businesses with 1 to 400 employees. The Nevales platform is a combination of an “On premise Security Gateway Device” and “Cloud Services”.

Nevales security gateway device integrates several crucial security features such as Firewall, VPN, Intrusion Detection Service, Anti-Virus, Anti-Spam, Surf Protection, Spyware Guarding, Access Management, Bandwidth Management, Traffic Monitoring and Efficient Reporting in a single management platform.

In addition to Kaushik and CTO Johan Rydell already based out of Silicon Valley, Nevales plans to add product marketing and business development functions among others in the Valley.

In September last year, Nevales Networks was listed in the ’TechCircles’ Top 10 SaaS startups of India.

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