Top Cyber Execs to Watch in 2022: BeyondTrust’s Jonathan Veal
Director, Federal, BeyondTrust
Jon Veal has worked with a team to lead and create a vibrant federal practice at BeyondTrust, and he is passionate about helping federal agency partners achieve critical results.
Veal has shaped the federal BeyondTrust strategy by helping to align solutions with the challenges the federal government currently faces. He actively participates in ATARC and AFCEA working groups where industry and government work together to stay ahead of the competition and achieve results.
Since joining BeyondTrust in early 2021, Veal has been instrumental in growing the federal team from a revenue and headcount perspective. He is also working with his neighborhood association in Washington, DC to build a playground for children in his community.
“Jon’s passion and dedication to serving the missions of our federal clients is palpable,” said Mike Williams, senior vice president of enterprise sales, Americas at BeyondTrust. “Under his leadership and the culture of BeyondTrust, the entire federal team sees it as its duty to support partner agency initiatives.
In 2022, the Calf The team has a strong focus on partnering with agency stakeholders to identify new ways to help accomplish missions. And WWith the federal government emphasizing new zero-trust, least-privilege, and identity architectures, the time pressures on federal cybersecurity personnel continue to increase.
“It is our responsibility to help them achieve their goals as quickly and safely as possible,” he said.
“While it is a great responsibility, one of the most rewarding things about the federal cyber industry is waking up each day knowing that your technology helps protect our partner agency missions, as well as our nation,” Veal added. “It’s amazing to work in a technology organization that takes tremendous pride in helping secure federal environments. Everyone here considers it a privilege and holds our clients’ assignments in high regard.