Vendor Panel

Vendor Panel

Vendor Panel

Check Point





Stewart Main
Territory Manager - Check Point

With over 30 years' sales and management experience in the IT Communications and the Security Industry and having being employed by 5 x Tier 1  Global Vendors, Stewart is well positioned to advise and comment on today’s challenges in the rapidly evolving threat landscape.

Dave Burke
Country Manager - F5 Networks

Dave has worked in the Security & Networking Industry for almost 20 years. Prior to joining F5, he has held senior positions in organisations such as BT Ireland, Entropy, Dell and IBM. Dave has a wealth of knowledge & experience of the Security and ICT Market in Ireland, having played a key role in the development & provision of Security Products & Services to some of Ireland’s largest organisations.

Dave Ridley
Business Development (Servers) - Lenovo

Dave works for Lenovo in the UK with his main focus centered around servers. Dave began working for Lenovo in January this year following previous employment at IBM focusing on the x86 business between 1998 and 2014. In addition, he has been involved with IBM’s x86 products for 30 years.

Jonathan Wood
Channel Technical Enablement Engineer - McAfee

Jonathan is a Channel Technical Enablement Engineer at Intel Security, working with partner engineers to ensure they have the correct tools and skills to deliver effective security solutions. After receiving a degree in Electronics Engineering at the University of Bath, Jonathan has worked for over 12 years with vendors and distributors in the IT Security industry, in a wide variety of technical roles, including support, training and presales

Tim Beardsworth
UK VAD Director - Oracle

Tim joined Sun Microsystems in 2000, acquired by Oracle in 2010 I have been Arrows account manager since 2007. Now managing the Oracle Value Added Distribution programme for UK & Ireland.