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Cybersecurity firm Horangi’s new VP of marketing looks at expanding reach in Asia-Pacific

Horangi Cyber Security announced that Alex Tran has been appointed vice president of marketing. In his new role, Alex will help Horangi expand its reach into new markets and product pipeline with new offerings that will allow clients to strengthen their security capabilities as well as their environment.

“We’re excited to have Alex on board as our vice president of marketing,” said Paul Hadjy, chief executive officer and co-founder, Horangi Cyber Security. “His experience in scaling hyper-growth stage companies across product, marketing and operations will take Horangi to the next level as we expand into Korea, Hong Kong, and Indonesia. Alex will be focusing on building out our product marketing function and developing products with the team,”

Prior to Horangi, Alex led the Marketing Technology and Operations team at Grab, where he was responsible for launching business functions and products on both the transportation and payments side, driving usage and building revenue for the company. This included spearheading GrabRewards, the largest loyalty and payments reward program in Southeast Asia. He led the revamp of Grab’s messaging, promo and data collection technology to better personalize user experience. Prior to Grab, Alex worked with e-commerce company Luxola, which was acquired by LVMH (Sephora).

“My passion is building start-ups and teams and I’m extremely excited to do so again with a group of incredibly talented individuals. It is undeniable that today we live in a data economy and world, which is why I believe that cybersecurity is of utmost importance to the security of both individuals and companies and Horangi is leading the charge in Asia. Cybersecurity and Horangi will continue to grow in importance in Asia and I am honored to help drive that growth,” said Tran.

Horangi will be scaling up their products with support from Tran with a vision of monthly product releases to enable clients to close the widening gap of resources and manpower required to better secure their products, as well as their environment.

Horangi supports mid-sized businesses with a ready team of cybersecurity experts to discover and interpret threats to the business, offering advice that is applicable and relevant to the businesses’ objectives.