REDWOOD SHORES, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug 28, 2018--Imperva, Inc. (NASDAQ:IMPV), a cybersecurity leader that delivers best-in-class solutions to protect data and applications on-premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid environments, today announced the appointment of Nicolas Chapman as SVP of Strategy, effective immediately. Mr. Chapman will be responsible to develop, implement, and lead a world-class strategy function for the company.

“Nicolas joins Imperva at an exciting time, and we are delighted to welcome him aboard today. His proven track record and extensive experience in leading and executing on corporate strategy will be instrumental as we drive our profitable growth strategy around the globe,” said Chris Hylen, president and chief executive officer of Imperva. “We look forward to working with him on our strategic planning process, strategic acquisitions, and opportunities that will drive future growth, with a specific emphasis on our cloud partner and channel strategy.”

Mr. Chapman has spent the majority of his career at McKinsey & Company, most recently as a partner. He started with the company as an associate and was promoted to engagement manager, associate partner and then partner. Mr. Chapman holds a B.A. in international relations, economics and Chinese studies from the University of Toronto and an MBA from Columbia Business School.

“I am thrilled to join Imperva at this pivotal time for the company,” said Mr. Chapman. “I look forward to working with Chris and the entire team, and helping to accelerate the business to its next phase of growth.”

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements

This press release contains “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward-looking statements are not historical facts but instead represent only Imperva’s belief regarding future events, many of which, by their nature, are inherently uncertain and outside Imperva’s control, such as the company’s belief about future growth and profitability, strategic plans, channel strategy, and expectations regarding Mr. Chapman’s ability to accelerate the business and its growth. Except for Imperva’s ongoing obligation to disclose material information as required by federal securities laws, Imperva is not under any obligation (and expressly disclaims any obligation) to update or alter any such forward-looking statements, projections, goals, assumptions, or other statements, whether written or oral, that may be made from time to time, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise. Factors that could cause actual results to differ, possibly materially, from such forward-looking statements include the factors set forth in Imperva’s filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission.

About Imperva

Imperva® is a leading cybersecurity company that delivers best-in-class solutions to protect data and applications – wherever they reside – on-premises, in the cloud, and across hybrid environments. The company’s  IncapsulaSecureSphere, and  CounterBreach  product lines help organizations protect websites, applications, APIs, and databases from cyberattacks while ensuring compliance. Imperva innovates using data, analytics, and insights from our experts and our community to deliver simple, effective and enduring solutions that protect our customers from cybercriminals. Learn more at  www.imperva.com, our  blog, or  Twitter.

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