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Proofpoint, Leading Cybersecurity Company, Retains Frederickson Partners for Vice President, Global Head of Talent Acquisition Search

Proofpoint, a cybersecurity and compliance solutions provider, has hired Frederickson Partners for their Vice President (VP), Global Head of Talent Acquisition (TA) and Recruiting Operations search.

The VP, Global Head of TA and Recruiting Operations at Proofpoint will own and drive the strategic alignment of Proofpoint’s recruiting functions to meet the evolving needs of the business. Reporting to the Chief People Officer, the leader will work in partnership with executive leadership, the broader human resources team, and business leaders to design, deliver and execute staffing plans and programs. He or she will serve in a leadership and brand ambassador role promoting Proofpoint’s global employment brand in the tech industry. This is a REMOTE position with travel as needed to the headquarters in Sunnyvale, CA.

Proofpoint, Inc. protects organizations’ greatest assets and biggest risks: their people. With an integrated suite of cloud-based solutions, Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber-attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including 75 percent of the Fortune 100, rely on Proofpoint for people-centric security and compliance solutions that mitigate their most critical risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web.

Frederickson Partners recruits high impact executive talent for innovative companies worldwide. As a part of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., Frederickson recruits executives for the entire C-suite, specializing in HR and People, and matching startups, tech unicorns, mission-based organizations and Fortune 500 enterprises with world-class executive leaders. Frederickson’s U.S. locations include San Francisco, Silicon Valley, New York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Atlanta, South Florida, and Nashville, serving many global tech hubs. Clients include Alphabet, Creative Artists Agency (CAA), Fitbit, Gartner, Genentech, General Electric, Gilead, Intel, Intuit, Lyft, Neiman Marcus, Nubank, Pinterest, Qualtrics, Roche, SoFi, The Nature Conservancy, Uber, and Workday.

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Frederickson Partners, a Gallagher company is a market leader in retained executive search since 1995. As one of the top-rated HR executive search and C-suite recruiting firms, we have expertise in placing Chief People Officers, Chief Human Resources Officers, Chief Diversity Officers, Chief Financial Officers, Chief Legal Officers and many other senior leaders. We draw on a broad network of rising and established executives and leaders, and a 28-year reputation as a talent acquisition and HR Advisory provider.

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