Chris Hilton

  • Senior Technical Support Engineer
  • Blancco

Chris Hilton, Senior Support Engineer, is responsible for providing technical support to Blancco in Australia and New Zealand, and also supports special projects within the APAC region.

Self-employed, Chris provided cyber security consultancy and solutions since 2005. He worked on solutions involving encryption, biometrics,  authentication, secure erasure, secure storage, firewalls, secure proxies. With his vast experience and knowledge selling Blancco data erasure solutions since 2005, Chris was recruited to join Blancco in 2014 providing pre and post sales support.

Prior to his journey into cybersecurity solutioning, Chris started his career with the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries in New Zealand in Goat breeding, and moved to international sales and marketing roles in the New Zealand Dairy Board. Making a career switch in 1995, Chris took on technical sales and marketing, and product management roles in Telecom NZ and Deltec Telesystems that manufactured advanced base station antennas.

Chris has a BSc (Microbiology), MSc (Biochemistry), Post-Grad Diploma Business Studies, and a Direct Marketing Diploma.

During his free time, Chris enjoys reading, woodworking, walking, and singing, sometimes all at the same time!


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