Dietrich Benjes

VP UK & Ireland



Dietrich Benjes leads the sales, support and operations efforts of the Varonis business in the United Kingdom and the Middle East.
In his role, Mr Benjes frequently speaks on the tenets and merits of data governance, big data and data management at technical trade shows and conferences throughout EMEA.
Having held both highly technical as well as strategic business development roles throughout his career, Mr Benjes is able to combine his unique experience to educate on the technological challenges as well as the long term operational benefits associated with implementing a company-wide framework for data protection and control.   Mr Benjes has experience of managing and the deployment of data protection solutions across multiple vertical sectors and in varying organisational sizes.  He has advised on a number of enterprise wide deployments for PCI, Data Governance, and also has excellent knowledge of the pitfalls of big data management.
Prior to joining Varonis, Dietrich spent over 10 years in the IT security and consulting practices within start-up and emergent vendors as well as established Global Fortune 100 companies. Mr Benjes holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego.