Based in the UK, James Holden is general manager of Telstra's Global Products Security Customer Success team. Previously, he led the commercial side of Cognevo, a behavioural and security analytics focussed software vendor, prior to its acq…uisition by Telstra in 2016.
He has a wide-ranging career in technology spanning over 25 years, starting with IBM and then Thomson Reuters, where he focussed on supporting the financial services industry.
James also worked at global banks where he built up strong credentials in delivering IT transformation projects, which facilitated his move to the big data analytics business in 2013.
When not securing customers, James enjoys any opportunity to play sports, be it coaching rugby, playing cricket, or teaching his kids to ski/snowboard in the mountains.