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Published: 10th November 2022 | In: News

As a Microsoft Solutions Partner for Security, Quorum Cyber is further investing in sector-specific expertise with the appointment of Mike Upton as Head of Public Sector.

Mike will lead on strategy, drive revenue and deliver world-class services to customers across the UK as the company continues to protect highly targeted, critical national infrastructure and expands to achieve its ambitious growth targets.

With 25 years of experience in technology sales in the UK’s public and private sectors, Mike brings an unrivalled wealth of specialist knowledge and expertise, and a strong network of contacts in the country’s cyber security community. Prior to joining Quorum Cyber, he was UK Sales Manager at NCC Group where he worked for 10 years, organically growing year-on-year revenue by up to 30%. During his career to date, Mike has gained a multitude of skills in areas as diverse as sales management, leadership, coaching, business & transition planning, marketing and data & business analysis.

“I’m thrilled to welcome Mike to the team in the newly created position of Head of Public Sector as we continue to invest in the immense talent we have here in Scotland,” says Quorum Cyber Chief Revenue Officer Scott Abney. “He instantly bolsters our business and I know that he’ll open many opportunities at a time of huge pressure and heightened cyber security risks for the public sector.”

“Having observed the company grow from strength to strength for several years and make a major impact in the cyber security market in the UK, I’m really keen to hit the ground running and contribute to their success,” says Quorum Cyber’s Head of Public Sector Mike Upton. “I’m looking forward to expanding our already impressive portfolio of customers and ensuring that our country’s vitally important institutions are safe from cyber threats.”

About Quorum Cyber

Founded in Edinburgh in 2016, Quorum Cyber is one of the fastest growing cyber security companies in the UK with over 150 customers in four continents. Its mission is to help good people win and it does this by defending teams and organisations across the world and all industry sectors against the rising threat of cyber-attacks, enabling them to thrive in an increasingly hostile, unpredictable and fast-changing digital landscape. Quorum Cyber is a Microsoft Solutions Partner for Security and member of the Microsoft Intelligent Security Association (MISA).

For more information, please visit www.quorumcyber.com or contact us at [email protected].