SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 15, 2018--Zscaler, Inc., (NASDAQ: ZS) the industry leader in cloud security, today announced that CEO Jay Chaudhry has been recognized for his entrepreneurial achievements by Ernst & Young (EY).

Chaudhry was selected as a finalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award program in Northern California by an independent panel of judges. The awards program recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Now in its 32nd year, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. Northern California winners will be announced at a gala event on June 8 at the Fairmont San Francisco.

“I am honored to be recognized by such a highly respected organization as EY,” said Chaudhry. “As an entrepreneur, my passion lies in identifying market megashifts and innovating to meet the new needs created by these shifts. It is gratifying and humbling to be acknowledged among some of the world’s brightest minds.”

Chaudhry was also recently recognized by The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) at the TiE Inflect 2018 Banquet, held on May 5, 2018, in Santa Clara. He was honored for his innovative and transformational leadership as an entrepreneur.

About Zscaler

Zscaler (NASDAQ: ZS) enables the world’s leading organizations to securely transform their networks and applications for a mobile and cloud-first world. Its flagship services, Zscaler Internet Access and Zscaler Private Access, create fast, secure connections between users and applications, regardless of device, location, or network. Zscaler services are 100 percent cloud-delivered and offer the simplicity, enhanced security, and improved user experience that traditional appliances are unable to match. Used in more than 185 countries, Zscaler operates a multi-tenant distributed cloud security platform, protecting thousands of customers from cyberattacks and data loss. Learn more at  zscaler.com  or follow us on Twitter @zscaler.

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About Entrepreneur Of The Year ®

Entrepreneur Of The Year ®, founded by EY, is the world’s most prestigious business awards program for entrepreneurs, chosen from an independent panel of judges including entrepreneurs and prominent leaders from business, finance, and the local community. The program makes a difference through the way it encourages entrepreneurial activity among those with potential and recognizes the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement. As the first and only truly global awards program of its kind, Entrepreneur Of The Year celebrates those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses, recognizing them through regional, national and global awards programs in more than 145 cities and more than 60 countries. ey.com/eoy

About EY’s Growth Markets Network

EY’s worldwide Growth Markets Network is dedicated to serving the changing needs of high-growth companies. For more than 30 years, we’ve helped many of the world’s most dynamic and ambitious companies grow into market leaders. Whether working with international mid-cap companies or early stage, venture-backed businesses, our professionals draw upon their extensive experience, insight and global resources to help your business succeed. For more information, please visit us at ey.com/sgm or follow news on Twitter @EY_Growth.

About EY

EY is a global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services. The insights and quality services we deliver help build trust and confidence in the capital markets and in economies the world over. We develop outstanding leaders who team to deliver on our promises to all of our stakeholders. In so doing, we play a critical role in building a better working world for our people, for our clients and for our communities.

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