SOURCE: ArcSight

September 10, 2007 08:00 ET

ArcSight Names Reed Henry Senior Vice President of Marketing and Business Development

CUPERTINO, CA--(Marketwire - September 10, 2007) - ArcSight, Inc., a leading provider of security and compliance management solutions, today announced that it has further strengthened its executive leadership team with the appointment of technology industry veteran Reed Henry. Reporting directly to ArcSight's COO Tom Reilly, Henry will lead the company's global marketing efforts through the development and execution of strategic initiatives that promote global sales growth and maximize new business development. He brings to ArcSight more than 18 years of experience managing a wide variety of business development, sales and marketing, product management, professional services and international strategy efforts for global companies.

"Reed Henry's experience and broad skillset will help ArcSight capitalize on the opportunities in the security and compliance market sectors. He's a proven, multi-disciplined business leader with deep marketing and business development expertise and a sharp focus on bottom-line-driven global marketing results," said Reilly, COO, ArcSight. "As the company enters the next phase of our expansion, Henry will help to manage and drive strategic initiatives designed to maximize brand awareness, company revenues, and customer loyalty."

Henry's extensive technology background spans a wide variety of disciplines, including database, consumer internet, packaged applications, networking, telephony, VoIP, business process integration, call center applications, and SOA composite applications. Most recently, Henry served as senior vice president of marketing, alliances and business development at SeeBeyond Technology, a global middleware software provider. In that capacity, he managed numerous strategic corporate initiatives including the company's go-to-market strategy and execution, new partner acquisition and strategic alliances. Henry also played an instrumental role in the acquisition of SeeBeyond by Sun Microsystems, a partner whom Henry recruited and managed.

Before joining SeeBeyond, Henry served as vice president of strategy and new business at eBay where he was responsible for the company's strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and development and execution of strategies to build out new eBay categories. Henry served in various highly technical roles and leadership positions before joining eBay. Most notably, he served as the vice president of marketing and product management of Vertical Networks, a Kleiner Perkins and Accel Partners-backed startup that developed voice and data communications products for telecommunications service providers, enterprises and SMBs, that was acquired by Artisoft.

"ArcSight has developed a strong reputation as a market-leading company with exceptional business expertise, world-class commitment to customer satisfaction, and a distinct passion for driving excellence through technology innovation," said Henry. "I look forward to leveraging my background to complement the leadership team and further extend the company's global footprint, strategic growth and market position."

About ArcSight

ArcSight is a leading provider of security and compliance solutions that intelligently identify and mitigate business risk and deliver a centralized view of enterprise-wide events across heterogeneous infrastructures. This real time and historic view into external attacks, insider threats and regulatory compliance provides enterprises, MSSPs and government agencies with the intelligence and response capabilities required to effectively protect and manage their networks and their businesses.

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