ForgeRock announces new executive appointments to extend identity management adoption
ForgeRock has appointed Renee Beckloff as VP of Cloud Success and Sudhakar Peddibhotla as VP of Engineering for Autonomous Identity to continue the solution’s innovation, and to help ForgeRock customers improve their consumer relationships and boost employee productivity and connectivity, the company announced.
“We are very fortunate to welcome Renee and Sudhakar to ForgeRock,” said Peter Barker, Chief Product Officer at ForgeRock, in a prepared statement. “Their expertise will advance ForgeRock’s strategy to offer the market’s most comprehensive modern identity platform simply from cloud while driving new waves of innovation powered by AI.”
Beckloff has extensive experience in the cybersecurity industry and will be focused on expanding the adoption of the ForgeRock Identity Cloud. She has extensive experience in driving Customer Advocacy and Success, Support, Services, and Sales Enablement at Vectra AI, Cylance, CrowdStrike and Hortonworks, among others.
“Identity and Access Management is foundational to a modern security architecture especially now as we are experiencing a paradigm shift towards Zero Trust. As businesses continue their transition to digital, it’s critical that our industry keeps up,” said Beckloff, in the statement. “I have a tremendous sense of pride in joining ForgeRock, and offering my experience to help us stay ahead.”
With remote work growing in popularity, Beckloff pointed out in a recent blog post that identity management remains a priority in prevention and Zero Trust cybersecurity models.
Peddibhotla’s role will be to lead and grow the engineering team to further innovate the Autonomous Identity solution. He brings over 25 years of experience and served as Oracle’s Head of Enterprise Identity Products that included Identity Governance, Access Management and Directory Services.
“I joined ForgeRock to be a part of a team that is laser-focused on driving innovation in the digital identity space,” said Peddibhotla. “My expertise in cloud-based governance and access management will initially be directed at accelerating our plans for strengthening our Autonomous Identity solution.”