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  • 2 July 2019 12:26

Fortinet Announces Dale Nachman as New Country Manager, Australia


SYDNEY, Australia - 02 July, 2019

Jon McGettigan, Fortinet Regional Director, Australia & New Zealand at Fortinet
“Fortinet continues to grow across the region, and as such Dale Nachman has been promoted into a new, broader facing role where his strong sales and business management skills can be best utilised. Dale has proven an invaluable asset as Fortinet continues to grow, and we are looking forward to seeing the kind of success he will achieve as Country Manager.”

News Summary:
Fortinet® (NASDAQ: FTNT), a global leader in broad, integrated and automated cybersecurity solutions, today announces the appointment of Dale Nachman as its new Country Manager for Australia. The new appointment signals Fortinet’s continued growth in the ANZ region, following approximately 30 hires over the last six months and the establishment of a dedicated technical assistance centre in Sydney.

Dale is an experienced business and sales manager, having previously held various General Manager of Sales positions with Dimension Data, Data #3 and Oakton, and most recently National Sales Director for Fortinet in Australia. In his new role Dale will lead all Business Units in the Australian team.

“Having joined Fortinet just over a year ago, I’ve thoroughly enjoyed the experience of working within this high growth company. I’m delighted to step into the role of Country Manager to further accelerate this growth and build on the strong foundations already in place,” said Dale Nachman, Country Manager, Australia.

Fortinet has also announced the appointment of Ben Field as OT Project Consultant. The new appointment reflects Fortinet’s concentrated focus on more effective positioning in addressing the OT market on a global scale.

Based in the UK, Ben will work directly with the global team in improving Fortinet’s global reach as a cybersecurity solutions leader. Ben will utilise his 17 years of industry experience in managing the delivery of Fortinet’s highly-reliable and well-integrated OT system.

For any further enquiries, please contact the Fortinet team at Archetype: or
02 9956 5733

About Fortinet
Fortinet (NASDAQ: FTNT) secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organisations around the world. Fortinet empowers its customers with intelligent, seamless protection across the expanding attack surface and the power to take on ever-increasing performance requirements of the borderless network - today and into the future. Only the Fortinet Security Fabric architecture can deliver security without compromise to address the most critical security challenges, whether in networked, application, cloud, or mobile environments. Fortinet ranks #1 in the most security appliances shipped worldwide and more than 385,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their businesses. Learn more at, the Fortinet Blog, or FortiGuard Labs.


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