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BAE Systems Appoints Ross Allen Global Sales And Field Operations Lead

 Global sales lead
Team Growth Strengthens Cybersecurity Company’s Worldwide Offering
Ross Allen has been appointed Vice President of Global Sales and Field Operations for BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, where he will be responsible for the sales and delivery of the defence company’s security solutions worldwide.
A 30-year technology sector professional, Allen has held positions at some of the largest and most widely renowned brands in the industry. He also served in sales leadership roles with EMC Corporation, where he was Country Manager, Oracle, and IBM Canada Ltd.
Prior to his role at McAfee, Allen was President of Infostream Technologies Inc., a Bell Canada company. He also spent six years as the Canadian Country Manager for EMC Corporation and three years as a Branch Manager at Oracle Corporation.
Tim Harvey, President of Commercial Solutions for BAE Systems, said:
“Ross brings a wealth of sales and delivery management experience to BAE Systems, as well as a deep understanding of the threats and risks posed by ever increasing malicious activity. We have ambitious goals for growth and his appointment will enable us to offer our leading-edge cybersecurity capability to new customers across a range of sectors.”
Allen earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from the University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario, Canada. He also holds a business administration degree in management information systems from York University in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
For further information, please contact:

Nick Haigh, BAE Systems
M: 07525 3909782
Issued by:
BAE Systems plc
Tel: +44 (0) 1252 384719
Notes for Editors
About BAE Systems
At BAE Systems, we provide some of the world’s most advanced, technology-led defence, aerospace and security solutions and employ a skilled workforce of some 83,400 people in over 40 countries. Working with customers and local partners, we develop, engineer, manufacture and support products and systems to deliver military capability, protect national security and people and keep critical information and infrastructure secure.
At BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, we help nations, governments and businesses around the world defend themselves against cybercrime, reduce their risk in the connected world, comply with regulation, and transform their operations.
We do this using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience and processes - often collecting and analysing huge volumes of data. These, combined with our Cyber Special forces - some of the most skilled people in the world, enable us to defend against cyber-attacks, fraud and financial crime, enable intelligence-led policing and solve complex data problems.
We employ over 4,200 people across 18 countries in the Americas, APAC, UK and EMEA. For further information about BAE Systems Applied Intelligence, please visit