Channel markets, Channel partners, Security Staff Acquisition & Development

CyberFox Hires Wes Spencer as VP of Cybersecurity Strategy

Close up on a password input field on a surface with binary numbers, a blueprint schematics and two padlocks on each side.
Wes Spencer, VP, Cybersecurity Strategy, CyberFox
Wes Spencer, VP, Cybersecurity Strategy, CyberFox

CyberFox, a provider of privileged access management (PAM) and password management for managed service providers (MSPs) and IT Pros, has added a huge industry name to its executive lineup. Wes Spencer is joining the company as the new vice president of cybersecurity strategy.

Spencer was the co-founder and CISO of Perch Security and also served as VP, External CSO at MSP platform giant ConnectWise. Since he departed those roles he's continued to serve as an educator and advisor in the channel. 

Spencer has also served on various corporate and industry advisory boards and also worked as a professor of Information Security.

Wes Spencer's New Role and Focus

CyberFox said Spencer's focus will be to:

  • Help identify and create product focus strategies moving forward. 
  • Lead internal and external thought leadership initiatives. 
  • Work with product marketing and development teams on short and long-term roadmaps for success. 
  • Help partners in their cybersecurity journey to continue to build cybersecurity maturity. 

CyberFox CEO Comments on Spencer's New Role

CyberFox CEO David Bellini commented on the new hire:

 “We are thrilled to have someone of Wes’ caliber join CyberFox. Wes’ passion to help organizations on their cybersecurity journey is unparalleled and he will have a large impact on our roadmap and what we can become.”

Spencer had this to say about his new position: 

“I could not be more excited to be joining the CyberFOX team at this critical point in time of so many cyber threats. Their vision of providing simple solutions align with my goal on championing change to mitigate threats, this is just the beginning.”

Jessica C. Davis

Jessica C. Davis is editorial director of CyberRisk Alliance’s channel brands, MSSP Alert, MSSP Alert Live, and ChannelE2E. She has spent a career as a journalist and editor covering the intersection of business and technology including chips, software, the cloud, AI, and cybersecurity. She previously served as editor in chief of Channel Insider and later of MSP Mentor where she was one of the original editors running the MSP 501.