El Khayat joins as Director at F5 Networks
F5 Networks has appointed Taj El Khayat as its new director for the Gulf, Levant & North Africa region.
Reporting directly to Diego Arrabal, Middle East and Africa VP, F5 Networks, El Khayat will lead a team comprising of salespeople, channel staff, and system engineers focused on consolidating F5’s position as the region’s leading application delivery company. In particular, there will be a strong emphasis on security and multi-cloud projects.
“I am honored to join F5 Networks, and be part of a successful and striving region at a time where the market is rapidly embracing cloud and implementing their digital transformation strategies,” said El Khayat. “We already have a fantastic team in place, and I look forward to partnering with them to empower businesses and our F5 channel to expand in new and dynamic ways, delivering the applications that matter – anywhere, at any time, on any device.”
El Khayat brings with him over 17-years’ industry experience, having played a major role in driving profit and market-share for a range of top IT players.
“Taj is a fantastic addition to the team at a crucial moment in our evolution,” said Arrabal. “He will be instrumental in driving our application-centric strategy, helping businesses and organizations unlock new levels of innovation and profit through better security, access, and identity management.”