"Steve's successful track record as a sales leader in cloud transformation and his focus on customer success makes him the ideal strategic leader to further help customers achieve their digital business goals through our industry-leading, cloud-native approach to security while at the same time also supporting the acceleration of Zscaler's growth in Australia and New Zealand," said APJ senior vice president Scott Robertson.
Singer has 15 years' experience in the IT industry and joins Zscaler from Talend where he was ANZ country manager.
He previously spent five years at NetSuite, most recently as APJ sales enablement manger.
Earlier in his career he worked in sales at Salesforce and Ricoh Canada.
Singer holds a bachelor's degree in sports management from Brock University (Canada).
"No other cloud security vendor is as uniquely placed as Zscaler is today," said Singer. "The company is 100% focused on developing innovative and comprehensive solutions for cloud security. 2020 has seen the workplace transformed resulting in new demands for robust security for distributed workforces.
"As a result, it's an exciting time to join Zscaler and I look forward to helping our customers move the needle on their digital transformation underpinned with next-generation cloud security which will result in new opportunities for competitive advantage."