Austin, Texas, Dec. 8, 2008 – SailPoint today announced that Thomas Beck has joined the company as vice president of finance. In that role, Beck will manage SailPoint’s worldwide accounting operations and corporate financial planning and analysis.
Beck brings more than 20 years’ of finance and high-tech experience to SailPoint, most recently as the corporate controller for TippingPoint Technologies, Inc., where he was an integral member of the transaction team during the company’s acquisition by 3Com. Prior to that, he held senior financial management positions at Newgistics, Inc., BroadJump, Inc., PointServe, Inc. and IBM’s Tivoli Systems. He is a certified public accountant.
“Tom brings extensive experience in strategic planning, operational finance and business development to SailPoint,” said Kevin Cunningham, president and founder. “He has worked with all aspects of corporate finance at startups, growth-stage companies, and public companies. We will benefit immensely from his experience and proven record of success as we continue our strong growth and expansion both in the US and internationally.”
“With industry-leading technology and strong market demand for compliance and security solutions, this is an exciting time for SailPoint,” said Beck. “Coupled with a proven management team, these factors give SailPoint all the ingredients for continued success. I’m excited about the opportunity to join the team.”
SailPoint Technologies, Inc. develops identity governance software that helps organizations gain control over user access to critical systems and data, streamline costly IT compliance processes and reduce the risks of fraud, corporate data loss or theft and failed audits. Founded in December 2005, SailPoint is based in Austin, Texas.