21 October 2019 – Spain, Madrid – Founded by Gabriel Buades, a former CISO in the Spanish Government, according to Gartner one of only a handful of #OpenSource tools that combine both Identity & #PrivilegedAccessManagement. Their clients include large global enterprises to federal and local government entities.

Speaking on the Partnership, Omar Farooq Hussain, VP Worldwide Sales says: “We are incredibly pleased to partner with #Ixtel to help us bring our exciting solution to the Middle East. Their knowledge of the market and Centre of Excellence is second to none. Internal employees, contractors, and customers – all need the correct access to applications. They can do as much damage as adversaries either intentionally or unintentionally if this is not governed and executed correctly. That’s where we come in, automating this process and making it easy for enterprises to manage and ensure the right people have access to the right applications at the right time.”

“Our customers are seeking a comprehensive approach to tackle the digital identity and user experience challenges that arise from increasing regulatory requirements around privacy, consent and preference management, said Mehdi Quraishi, Chief Executive Officer, ixtel. The strategic partnership with Soffid gives our customers a unified solution to address these issues. We view Soffid as a leading vendor in the identity management market and believe that together we can deliver a secure, centralized approach to managing user identities”.

About Soffid

Soffid was founded in 2013 with the mission to deliver a simple yet powerful identity governance solution to help companies or institutions maximize productivity and efficiency.

Soffid believes that the most practical and powerful way to increase security is to hand information security technology to every single user. This can only be achieved if all security measures are easy to use and effective. The underlying technology needs to use complex and state of the art security software and algorithms, however, the end product needs to be simple and easy to use. And this has been and is exactly the aim at Soffid, produce a state of the art security product usable by everyone.

Soffid provides state of the art Single Sign On and Identity Governance features at a fraction of the cost.


Ixtel is among the GCC leading information security service providers offering a wide variety of #cybersecurity services including managed detection and response, identity & access management, governance risk & compliance, data protection & privacy and infrastructure and cloud security. Ixtel is changing the way organizations defend against advanced threats and prevent security breaches. ixtel #CSOC service provides 24×7 security monitoring and alerting and advanced threat detection. ixtel protects the networks, data, and applications of some of the world’s leading enterprise customers.


For more information:

Contact: Tania Riaz, tania.riaz@ixtel.com

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