Fady Iskander
Enterprise Security Regional Director for East Europe, Turkey, Levant & Africa, Symantec
Fady Iskander is responsible for leading the go-to-market strategy for Symantec across 84 emerging countries within EMEA. In his role, Iskander’s mission is to protect governments, enterprises and individuals against today’s sophisticated cyber security attacks and tomorrow’s threats. In his meetings with CxOs in the region he explains the threat landscape and consult businesses to increase confidence and towards building cyber resiliency in business environments that are highly connected. Prior to this role, Fady served as the Regional Channel & Commercial Leader for Symantec in the Middle East where he significantly grew the business and drove incremental revenue through partnering with local system integrators to serve customers in the oil & energy, financial, public sector, healthcare and small business markets. In this role, Fady was responsible for creating and fostering partnerships with more than 40 managed partners across the region. Before joining Symantec in 2008, Fady worked led Citrix Systems channel and commercial strategy across Turkey, Middle East and Greece where he doubled the commercial business in three years. Fady has 18-years experience in various sales and business development roles for both startups and established multinational companies, including Panduit Systems and Anixter Distribution. Outside of work, Fady enjoys spending time with his family, teaching scuba diving and digital photography under and above the water.