Stormshield reshuffles its management team

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Eric Hohbauer and Alain Dupont have been appointed Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Stormshield, European leader in digital infrastructure security.

While continuing to occupy the posts of Vice President of Sales and Director of Customer Service, Eric Hohbauer and Alain Dupont will play a more active role in corporate governance and in overseeing activities with the Executive Committee against a backdrop of strong growth.

Eric Hohbauer began his career with IBM, before holding several key positions with Arche Communications (Telindus). Between 2005 and 2015, Eric served as CEO of NetSecureOne and then Exprimm’iT, a subsidiary of Bouygues Energies and Services, where he was responsible for developing new technologies. He joined Stormshield in 2015, becoming Vice President of Sales in 2016.

                                                                      Eric Hohbauer, Vice President of Sales, Stormshield

Alain Dupont began his career with Capgemini, before occupying a number of management positions at Ipanema Technologies. He joined Stormshield in 2016 as head of the Customer Services division.

                                                                   Alain Dupont, Head of Customer Service, Stormshield

Pierre-Yves Hentzen, CEO of Stormshield: Eric and Alain played a major role in our remarkable results in 2018 and in the progress made by the company. This dual appointment reflects my total confidence in them both. I know that they will continue to develop the company so that we are even better prepared to take on future challenges.


A European leader in digital infrastructure security and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Airbus CyberSecurity, we offer smart, connected solutions in order to anticipate attacks and protect digital infrastructures. Our mission: to ensure the cybersecurity and data protection of organizations, their employees, and their customers. Our expertise is available in three complementary product ranges for seamless security: Protection for industrial and IT networks (Stormshield Network Security), protection for servers and workstations (Stormshield Endpoint Security) protection for data (Stormshield Data Security). As per our Multi-Layer Collaborative Security approach, our product ranges interact with one another to raise the security level of IT, OT, and Cloud environments, regardless of the attack point.
These trusted, cutting-edge solutions are certified at the highest level in Europe (EU RESTRICTED, NATO, ANSSI EAL3+/EAL4+). Present in over 40 countries via our network of distributor partners, we ensure the protection of strategic information for companies of all sizes, public administrations, and defense agencies throughout the world.
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