"Dilshan brings the proven ability to build and lead a highly successful channel programme and we look forward to the addition of his expertise," said Zscaler ANZ country manager Sean Kopelke.
"His proficiency in partner-led sales, coupled with driving successful go-to-market strategies within the channel community will be an invaluable asset to Zscaler as we continue to expand the role of our channel program in supporting our company’s growth trajectory."
Sivalingam has been in the IT industry for 18 years. He joined Zscaler from Enghouse Interactive, where he was national business development manager and strategic partner manager.
Sivalingam holds degrees in information technology from RMIT and business and commerce from Swinburne.