Prior to joining F-Secure, Kumar was the Country Manager and Director of data security provider WinMagic, where he spearheaded the sales, pre-sales, marketing and post-sales support for the company in India.
"Cybersecurity has a great role to play in India as the nation witnesses' unprecedented digitisation. I am excited to join F-Secure at this crucial juncture," Kumar said on his appointment.
Kumar will report to Keith Martin, F-Secure's Regional Director for the Asia Pacific and Japan.
(With inputs from agencies.)