Clavister recruits Chief Strategy Officer from IBM and Google

The appointment of a senior Chief Strategy Officer adds an important component to Clavister’s business plan and growth ambitions.

November 15th, 2017, Örnsköldsvik, Sweden - Clavister, a leader in high-performance network security solutions, today announced the addition of Przemek Sienkiewicz as the new Chief Strategy Officer to the executive management team, effective immediately. 

Sienkiewicz, a seasoned professional with experience from IBM where he has been their director for cloud and cognitive business—as well as creating and heading up Google’s enterprise business in some 30 countries in Europe. Previous to that, he was Sales Director for Oracle in EMEA and held sales positions in (amongst others) Lucent Technologies. He holds a master’s degree in Economy and Corporate Strategy from Economic University in Poznan, Poland. 

“Having this kind of critical, strategic asset and competence join our team is a real strength to our business,” states Clavister President and CEO John Vestberg. “Przemek will help drive corporate strategy as well as build C-level relationships with key partners and much more,” he continues. 

For his part, Sienkiewicz feels an affinity to the security industry, its potential and Clavister’s offering in it. “Clavister is really perfectly positioned to take off with the right set of structures and ambitions. So, to be able to use my knowledge and experience to grow with the company and attain its full capacity and market share is very exciting. I’m looking forward to deliver that business value to the company and to Clavister’s customers,” Sienkiewicz declares. 

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About Clavister

Clavister is a leading security provider for fixed, mobile and virtual network environments. Its award-winning solutions give enterprises, local and federal governments, cloud service providers and telecoms operators the highest levels of protection against current and new threats, and unmatched reliability.  The company was founded in Sweden in 1997, with its solutions available globally through its network of channel partners. Clavister is a member of Intel’s Network Builders program (, a cross-industry initiative.

About Us

Clavister is a network security vendor delivering a full range of network security solutions for both physical and virtualized environments. Our network security solutions are used by a wide range of organizations throughout the world, including mobile and network security solutions for large enterprises, cloud service providers and telecom operators. Our product portfolio demonstrates world-class performance, flexibility and robustness. We continue to innovate and pioneer new and exciting areas in network security. Our Clavister product line is available both as hardware and virtual appliances. Each appliance series offers the same award-winning Clavister functionality and gives you the ultimate choice in selecting the right network security solution for your needs. This is a direct result of our constant drive to bring out innovative network security features and products to the market. Founded in 1997, Clavister has a proven track record of providing innovative solutions and leading edge security design.


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