Jarrett Benavidez, Director of Trustwaveâs Latin American operations, is stationed in SÃ£o Paulo and has responsibility for sales and business development in the region. Benavidez has more than ten years of sales management experience in the United States and Brazil. He will manage a team of executives who are based in countries throughout the region.
Trustwave will provide its full suite of security and compliance solutions, including validation services for PCI DSS. The PCI DSS is the payment card industry security requirement for entities that store, process or transmit cardholder data, and has been endorsed by all the major card brands â Visa Inc., MasterCard Worldwide, Discover Network, American Express and JCB. In addition to the SÃ£o Paulo, Brazil office, Trustwave has an additional regional office in Santiago, Chile.
âWith newly imposed global PCI DSS deadlines, our Latin American headquarters will provide the necessary support to better serve our clients and secure payment card data throughout the region,â says Robert J. McCullen, chairman and CEO of Trustwave. âOur expert staff, coupled with our proprietary, on-demand technology will further drive compliance initiatives in this growing market.â
âOver the past 18 months weâve established a presence in Latin America to further develop our business in this region. Our new headquarters attests to the importance of this market as Trustwave helps to support and nurture local compliance efforts,â added Benavidez.