Securonix, Inc., a leader in Next-Gen SIEM, today announced that product engineering heavy hitter Chris Brazdziunas will join its team as Executive Vice President, Head of Product Engineering. Augmenting the company’s powerhouse engineering and service team, Brazdziunas and additional new Senior Executive Appointments will help Securonix accelerate product innovation and further establish its leadership position in cloud-native security analytics.
Brazdziunas is a dynamic solutions architect with a long track record of success in enterprise software. Scaling research and development organizations within cybersecurity over the last 10 years, she has notably led engineering at organizations including Bitdefender and LogRhythm, delivering major innovations spanning native SaaS based behavioral analytics, NDR, SOAR, and UI/UX. At Securonix, Brazdziunas will fortify the engineering team with a culture centered around product innovation and excellence.
“Chris is a standout leader in the cybersecurity industry, focused on delivering top-of-the-line products and results to market,” said Tanuj Gulati, Chief Technology Officer at Securonix. “As we welcome her, Rajesh Pankajakshan, and Tanuj Jain to their new roles at Securonix, we are investing in enhancing our customers’ experience through differentiated detection and response, a modern and intuitive user experience, and unmatched overall platform performance.”
Joining Brazdziunas are Rajesh Pankajakshan, Vice President of Operations, and Tanuj Jain, Senior Director, Head of Quality Assurance (QA). Pankajakshan comes to Securonix from Sabre Corporation and has over 24 years of experience in global IT. He is a strategic technologist with a strong application development footprint. As VP of Operations, Pankajakshan will apply his experience to reducing costs to Securonix customers while delivering on their critical requirements.
With over 20 years of experience in software development and engineering, Tanuj Jain is a skillful operational strategist. He successfully delivered high-level performance at CA Technologies and Oracle prior to joining Securonix. In his new role as Senior Director, Head of QA, Jain will oversee the full project life cycle, encompassing business and technical requirements analysis, project plans and schedules development, resource and budget control, project execution, and deployment and closure.
“Securonix’s solutions sit at the crossroads of several converging trends, from cloud-first architecture and scale to advanced analytics, machine learning, and more,” said Brazdziunas. “It’s an exciting time to be joining the team, and I’m looking forward to helping the team make its platform innovations a reality.”