CHICAGO, August 18, 2016.  Axiomatics welcomes Niklas Jakobsson as CEO. Babak Sadighi, Founder, will continue to focus on his role with the board of directors. Jakobsson brings over 15 years of experience from senior management positions, having held senior level positions at some of the most reputable IT brands at companies including CA Technologies and Sun Microsystems.

His background includes experience in sales management, business development, and mergers and acquisitions. In addition, he has worked and operated in most business models in IT, ranging from open source, SAAS, software license sales and outsourcing in international environments.

“We’re excited to have Niklas join the Axiomatics team, said Babak Sadighi.“ With the fast growth rate and adoption of the policy-based approach for access control, I’m confident Niklas will continue to help Axiomatics succeed in its next phase of growth, while remaining the premier vendor focused on innovative authorization solutions.”