CrowdStrike, a global leader in cloud-delivered endpoint and workload protection, today announced its India Partner of the Year Awards for 2020.
The awards recognise channel partners that meet or exceed assigned revenue targets and create successful customer relationships through the delivery of CrowdStrike-based solutions for the calendar year 2020.
Value Point Systems, headquartered in Bengaluru won the India Partner of the Year Award for delivering the most net new revenue to CrowdStrike in 2020, and also secured the Best Corporate Partner Award.
ACPL Systems took home the Best Enterprise Partner of the Year for 2020 for its successes in working in a number of key strategic verticals, Inflow Technologies scooped Best Small Medium Business (SMB) Partner, and Foresight Software Solutions was awarded Rising Star for 2020.
Ryan Kern, Head of Sales at South Asian Technologies has been inducted into the CrowdStrike Hall of Fame as a Friend of CrowdStrike. Additionally, Narsimman V at Foresight Software Solutions, was recognised as CrowdStrike’s Best Partner Representative of the Year while Rohit Tanvar from ACPL Systems was named Best Partner Sales Executive for 2020.
Girish Gargeshwari, Channel Director, Asia at CrowdStrike said, “We are pleased to announce the award winners across each category and recognise the efforts of our Indian partners during a year full of uncertainties. Last year’s many challenges were ably dealt with thanks to the combined effort and commitment shown by our partners and our team. It is a privilege to work with such partners who have become a key component in sustaining relationships with our customers. We are confident that we will continue to engage with our partners in a mutually beneficial way and grow together for many years to come.”
Ashok Prabhu, Chief Executive Sales, Value Point Systems on winning the India Partner of the Year Award said, “We were the first channel partner for CrowdStrike in the region and they have completely changed the way we view the cybersecurity sector. CrowdStrike has helped us deliver a truly unique cloud-native security solution which has been highly appreciated by our customers. Winning the Partner of the Year Award is a testament to our combined efforts in the region. Our partnership has gone beyond just reselling; CrowdStrike has helped us build strong services and incident response teams that shows CrowdStrike’s commitment to the growth journey of their partners.”
CrowdStrike works with partners through the CrowdStrike Elevate Program providing the training, support and services which partners need to achieve outstanding results in their particular markets and areas of specialisation.
“In our journey in India so far, we have been fortunate to work with amazing partners who have shown resilience and sustained commitment to supporting our endeavour to serve our customers. We will continue to grow our strategic partnerships in the region and support more Indian enterprises with their security requirements,” added Girish Gargeshwari.