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April 9, 2019

PPG appoints Devashish Saxena as VP and chief digital officer

PPG has appointed Devashish Saxena as vice president and chief digital officer.

By Rhodri Morgan

PPG has appointed Devashish Saxena as vice president and chief digital officer.

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In the new role, Saxena will lead the company’s digital transformation, creating a sustainable digital organisation through enhancement, connectivity, automation, insights and innovation.

“Devashish has a proven record in building global digital organisations and strategy, holding executive leadership roles across numerous multi-channel and Fortune 500 companies throughout his 25-year career,” said PPG senior vice president, architectural coatings and president, Europe, Middle East and Africa, Tim Knavish.

Most recently, Saxena led digital strategy as vice president, global digital business and e-commerce at Rexel, a France-based multi-channel distributor of electrical supplies.

Prior to his time at Rexel, Saxena served as senior vice president, global e-commerce strategy, at UK-based, Premier Farnell, a multi-channel distribution group.

His background also includes senior internet marketing roles at both Texas Instruments and AT Kearney. Saxena began his career as an e-business strategy architect at Nortel Networks.

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Cyberattacks continue to rise every year and no sector seems to be immune. Hackers target sensitive information such as organizational, client, and financial data, as well as intellectual property (IP) and proprietary functions. As digital transformation becomes a top priority for many organizations, traditional perimeter-based security models are no longer sufficient to address the growing cybersecurity concerns. Against the backdrop, enterprises explore zero trust as it takes a micro-level approach to authenticate and approve access at every point within a network. Reasons to read: The cybersecurity landscape is swiftly changing, and businesses need more awareness to meet the evolving change. The report highlights the current state of play and the future potential of the zero trust approach in cybersecurity to protect critical digital infrastructure of enterprises across sectors such as financial services, healthcare, telecom, and transportation, among others. Read our report and gather insights on the following topics:
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  • Major industries and key players
  • Drivers and challenges
  • Top funded startups and Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Implementation challenges
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