Successful Placement: Open Systems - Chief Executive Officer

Open Systems, backed by private equity firm EQT, appoints Jeff Brown as new Chief Executive Officer. 



Redwood City, Calif. – September 9, 2019 – Open Systems, a global provider of network and security as-a-service solutions, today announced it has appointed Jeff Brown as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Brown is joining Open Systems at a pivotal time as the company undergoes an ambitious global expansion to serve the needs of a growing market.

With a successful record of leading technology firms through acquisition and IPO, Brown brings a wealth of expertise and leadership skills across all facets of business management and operations to lead a hyper-growth strategy at Open Systems.

“We were drawn by Jeff’s track record of leading in fast-paced and high-growth environments, as well as his proven ability and passion to inspire multicultural teams to create incredible customer value and grow revenues,” said Dr. Bernd-Michael Rumpf, Open Systems’ Chairman of the Board. 

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