Accellion Adds Two Technology Industry Veterans to Executive Team

Addition of Vidhya Ranganathan and Thevi Sundaralingam Supports Company Expansion and Momentum in Enabling Secure Mobile Productivity for Enterprises

 
Palo Alto, CA – June 17, 2013 –

 

Accellion, Inc., the pioneer in providing enterprise-class, secure mobile file sharing solutions, today announced that Vidhya Ranganathan and Thevi Sundaralingam have joined the company, as Senior Vice President of Engineering and Vice President of Product Management, respectively. In these roles they will lead the strategic direction and activities of the product development team.

As organizations in all industries are impacted by the BYOD trend, and look for secure enterprise mobility management solutions, Accellion has been growing rapidly.  The addition of Ranganathan and Sundaralingam to the executive team at Accellion supports Accellion’s strong momentum and plans to expand delivery of innovative new products that securely improve mobile productivity.

Ranganathan brings to Accellion a successful track record of delivering innovative products, along with more than 20 years of product development and technical leadership experience. Prior to joining Accellion, Ranganathan was at Oracle, where she led a global development team that created business intelligence and cloud products. She was one of the original developers at Brio Technology and was part of the engineering leadership team after the Hyperion acquisition of Brio. Ranganathan received her Bachelors in Computer Science and Engineering from National Institute of Technology, India.

Sundaralingam, an (ISC)2 Certified Information Security professional (CISSP), has more than 15 years of experience in the technology industry. Prior to Accellion, Sundaralingam drove cross device security and consumer platform product strategy and management for the consumer division at McAfee. In this capacity, she led the roadmap for the award winning McAfee All Access and ePolicy Orchestrator enterprise management products. She started her career as a software engineer at Nortel Networks. Sundaralingam holds an MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business and B.Asc in Computer Engineering from University of Toronto.

“Vidhya and Thevi bring vast experience in product creation and management with them, which will support Accellion as we continue the rapid growth we’ve experienced over the past two years,” said Yorgen Edholm, CEO of Accellion. “In a time when organizations of every shape and size are looking for ways to securely enable employees to be productive on mobile devices, Accellion is providing enterprise-grade solutions to make this possible. The addition of Vidhya and Thevi to our team will help further establish Accellion as a leader in enabling secure mobile productivity to enterprise organizations.” 

About Accellion

Accellion, Inc. is a well-funded, private company that provides enterprise class mobile file sharing solutions to enable secure, anytime, anywhere access to information while ensuring enterprise security and compliance. More than 11 million users and 1,800 of the world’s leading corporations and government agencies including Procter & Gamble; Indiana University Health; Kaiser Permanente; Lovells; Bridgestone; Ogilvy & Mather; Harvard University; Guinness World Records; US Securities and Exchange Commission; and NASA use Accellion to protect intellectual property, ensure compliance, improve business productivity and reduce IT costs. Accellion file sharing solutions can be deployed in public, private and hybrid cloud environments and provide the ease-of-use business users need while giving the enterprise organization the flexibility, scalability and protection it needs. For more information please visit www.accellion.com or call (650)-485-4300. Follow Accellion’s Blog, Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.