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Symantec Announces Departure of EVP Consumer Digital Safety


MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Symantec Corp. (NASDAQ:SYMC), the world’s leading cyber security company, today announced that Fran Rosch, Executive Vice President of Consumer Digital Safety, has accepted a CEO position at a private company and will leave Symantec on June 29, 2018.

Greg Clark, CEO of Symantec said, “Fran has been a strong leader and asset to Symantec. We thank him for his many contributions to our team and our company, and wish him all the best as he embarks on the next step in his career. We are pleased with the creation of the digital safety category, the transformation of our Consumer Digital Safety segment, and its return to growth. Our strategy of malware protection, identity protection and privacy is resonating with consumers as they move beyond device security and look to stay safe in cyberspace.”

Mr. Rosch said, “Since joining Symantec in 2010, I have had the pleasure of working alongside the most talented cyber security professionals in the industry. It has been an honor to have been a part of Symantec’s transformation and I am especially grateful for the support of my colleagues as I achieve a long term professional goal and make this next move in my career.”

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