Mimecast gets new chief human resources officer
Karen Anderson will lead the company’s people and culture strategy
Mimecast Limited, an email and data security company, has appointed Karen Anderson as its new chief human resources officer (CHRO).
In this newly created position, Anderson will lead the company’s people and culture strategy.
Anderson joins Mimecast with more than 20 years of experience in various human resources roles. As the new CHRO, she will support the company’s global expansion, enhance career development opportunities and help ensure that Mimecast remains a ‘top place to work’ for all employees.
“Our people come here to do their best work, teamwork and learning so we love having the opportunity to provide them with terrific teammates -- and big meaningful challenges,” said Peter Bauer, CEO at Mimecast. “Working to make email safer and to restore trust to this vital communication channel has become so important over the past few years. We like to think that being part of a cybersecurity and resilience provider like Mimecast is a great career choice for ambitious people. Karen, with her experience and passion for people and teams, is such a terrific leader for our organisation’s mission.”
“What I admired about Mimecast was the executive leadership’s commitment to its people, and their focus on ensuring the culture supports the company as it continues to grow rapidly,” added Anderson. “I look forward to helping nurture the culture and drive employee growth and development in each region.”