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Appgate is a secure access company that provides cybersecurity solutions for people, devices and systems based on the principles of Zero Trust security. Through a set of differentiated cloud and hybrid security products, Appgate enables enterprises to easily and effectively shield against cyber threats. Appgate serves 3,960 customers across more than 30 countries.
Jason Garbis
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Jason Garbis
Senior Vice President of Products
Appgate
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Jason Garbis is Senior Vice President of Products for Appgate, responsible for the company security product strategy and product management, and held a similar leadership role at Cryptzone prior to its acquisition by Appgate/Cyxtera. Garbis is also co-chair of the SDP Zero Trust Working Group at the Cloud Security Alliance, where he helps lead research and publication initiatives.
Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world’s largest companies. Akamai’s intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone – and attacks and threats far away
Sriram Balasubramanian
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Sriram Balasubramanian
Product Line Director
Akamai
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Sriram Balasubramanian is a Product Line director within Akamai’s Enterprise Division. He is responsible for Akamai’s SASE initiatives around Zero Trust Access. Sriram has more than a decade of experience in product management across varied fields including Networking, Security and Internet of Things. Prior to Akamai, Sriram spent 7 years with Cisco Systems leading various emerging initiatives within the company. Sriram holds a Bachelor and Master’s degree in computer science.
Axis Security’s fast, simple, and secure approach to application access is built on a zero-trust, agentless-first approach. Application Access Cloud enables more use cases, covering more apps than any other access solution, keeping users off the network and away from the apps themselves. Axis eliminates the need for VPNs, VDIs, network changes, or agents on every device. With Application Access Cloud deployment is fast, access is easy, and the organization is more secure than ever.
Gil Azrielant
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Gil Azrielant
Co-Founder & CTO
Axis Security
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Gil Azrielant is co-founder and CTO of Axis Security. Gil is responsible for technology strategy and the development of the company’s cloud-based zero-trust application access platform. Prior to joining Axis Security, Gil was co-founder & CTO of Cool Cousin, a cloud-based platform for travelers looking to unlock outstanding travel experiences. Gil’s cybersecurity career began in the elite Unit 8200 of the Israeli Army Intelligence Corps, where he worked on advanced cyber security and code decryption. He served five years inside this elite unit, working as a researcher and team leader. Gil holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and graduated magna cum laude from IDC Herzliya, one of Israel's leading academic institutions.
Bitglass, the Next-Gen Cloud Security company, is based in Silicon Valley with offices worldwide. The company's cloud security solutions deliver zero-day, agentless, data, and threat protection for any app, any device, anywhere. Bitglass is backed by Tier 1 investors and was founded in 2013 by a team of industry veterans with a proven track record of innovation and execution.
Mike Schuricht
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Mike Schuricht
SVP Product Management
Bitglass
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Mike has been leading the product management and techpubs teams since he joined Bitglass in Nov 2013. He has a background in the development of innovative enterprise security products, with expertise in configuration management, user-interface design, networking, and enterprise software. Prior to joining Bitglass, Mike was a PM at Palo Alto Networks leading management software and user-interface strategy for both Panorama and PAN-OS. Before that, he held technical marketing and engineering roles at Mentor Graphics for the Advanced Mixed-Signal business unit. Mike earned an MS in Electrical and Computer Engineering and BS in Computer Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Through its virtual forums, BWG Strategy brings together skilled professionals to share experiences, learn and build valuable relationships all while providing timely primary research on real world trends and unique insights.
Greg Irwin
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Greg Irwin
Co-Founder, COO, CFO
BWG Strategy
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Greg Irwin is Co-Founder and Moderator at BWG Strategy and has 20+ years of experience in the Technology market. Having spent nearly a decade at Avaya and the last seven years moderating industry forums on everything from Enterprise Software, Cyber Security, IT Infrastructure and beyond, Greg has a fantastic pulse technology trends, tech roadmaps, and which solution vendors are on the cutting edge of innovation. From 1994-2001, Greg worked in investment banking at Salmon Smith Barney / Citigroup covering Technology/Telecom. Greg earned a Bachelor of Engineering from Dartmouth College. He lives in Westfield, NJ with his wife Hillary and two children.
Most privileged access management solutions just focus on passwords. BeyondTrust is different. Our innovative Universal Privilege Management approach to cyber security secures every user, asset, and session across your enterprise. Deployed as SaaS or on-premises, BeyondTrust's Universal Privilege Management approach simplifies deployments, reduces costs, improves usability, and reduces privilege risks. Trusted by more customers, our Universal Privilege Management approach creates a frictionless experience for users, enabling the right level of access at just the right time.
Trevor Combs
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Trevor Combs
Senior Solutions Engineer
BeyondTrust
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Trevor A. Combs is a proven expert when it comes to Secure Remote Support tools and the processes around them. He is currently a Senior Solutions Engineer at BeyondTrust. Prior to that, he spent most of his career in IT Process and Program Management for various global companies in the IT Support, Finance, Construction, and Vendor Outsourcing industries. He has over 20 years in the Support and Security space. In Trevor’s free time, he enjoys teaching seminars and classes to seniors on how to enrich their lives with technology, and keep their data and personal information safe.
BeyondCorp is Google's implementation of the zero trust model. It builds upon a decade of experience at Google, combined with ideas and best practices from the community. By shifting access controls from the network perimeter to individual users, BeyondCorp enables secure work from virtually any location without the need for a traditional VPN.
Jian Zhen
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Jian Zhen
Product Manager
BeyondCorp
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Jian Zhen is a Product Manager for Google Cloud Security’s BeyondCorp Enterprise solution. He has 20 years of experience in the security industry and has worked in various areas including cloud security, EDR, and SIEM. Most recently, Jian was a co-founder of TrustPath that delivered a real-time threat prevention solution. Prior to that, Jian was the SVP of Products at Endgame, an endpoint detection and response company. Jian was also the Director of Cloud Solutions at VMware that delivered vCloud solutions for telcos and data center operators.
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (www.checkpoint.com) is a leading provider of cyber security solutions to governments and corporate enterprises globally. Its solutions protect customers from 5th generation cyber-attacks with an industry leading catch rate of malware, ransomware and other types of attacks. Check Point offers multilevel security architecture, “Infinity” Total Protection with Gen V advanced threat prevention, which defends enterprises’ cloud, network and mobile device held information. Check Point provides the most comprehensive and intuitive, consolidated and effective security solutions in the marketplace. Check Point protects over 100,000 organizations of all sizes.
Gregory Pepper
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Gregory Pepper
Senior Security Architect
Checkpoint
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Greg Pepper is a Security Architect and Evangelist with over 13 years at Check Point Software Technolgies. Greg has been an IT professional for 20+ years with expertise in Security, Networking & Cloud Computing. Prior to Check Point, Greg has worked at well-known companies like Cisco, Sony Online Entertainment, Price Waterhouse Coopers and Organic.
Noa Zilberman
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Noa Zilberman
Co-founder & Chief Product @ Odo Security (Acquired by Check Point)
Checkpoint
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Noa Zilberman is the co-founder and Chief Product at Odo Security, a Zero-Trust Network Access (ZTNA) startup recently acquired by Check Point. Odo is a clientless, cloud-hosted platform for easy and secure access to corporate resources without VPNs. Before Odo, Noa served in unit 8200 as a network researcher, leading an independent project resulting in new capabilities for the Israeli army.
Cato provides enterprises a converged SD-WAN and network security platform, delivered as a global cloud service. Aligned with Gartner's Secure Access Service Edge (SASE) framework, Cato Cloud connects all data centers, branches, mobile users, and cloud resources into an agile and secure global network. Our service empowers you to connect, secure, and run the network yourself, and supports you with expert managed services if you need them. Cato's cloud-native architecture delivers a future-proof network that evolves at the pace of your business. With Cato, your network, and your business, are ready for whatever comes next.
David Greenfield
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David Greenfield
Secure Networking Evangelist at Cato Networks
Cato Networks
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Dave Greenfield is a veteran of IT industry. He’s spent more than 20 years as an award-winning journalist and independent technology consultant. Today, he serves as a secure networking evangelist for Cato Networks.
CloudDefense is an Application Security company that provides a single pane of glass view into the overall security health of an organization. It provides tools to discover open source vulnerabilities, open source licenses, static analysis (SAST), API and Web penetration testing, as well as Cloud Native, Cloud Infra, and Container Vulnerabilities with a few clicks. CloudDefense helps you in preventing accidental slippage of critical security issues in production.
Abhi Veldurthy
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Abhi Veldurthy
VP of Engineering
Cloud Defense AI
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Abhi Veldurthy is VP of Engineering at CloudDefense responsible for the technical direction and strategy, while leading the engineering efforts at the company. He has a Masters in Information Security from Carnegie Mellon and is deeply passionate about application development and is using this powerful combination to build a holistic security solution at CloudDefense. Prior to joining CloudDefense, Abhi has worked with LinkedIn, Amazon and Yahoo.
Forcepoint is the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. Forcepoint’s behavior-based solutions adapt to risk in real-time and are delivered through a converged security platform that protects network users and cloud access, prevents confidential data from leaving the corporate network, and eliminates breaches caused by insiders. Based in Austin, Texas, Forcepoint creates safe, trusted environments for thousands of enterprise and government customers and their employees in more than 150 countries.
Jim Fulton
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Jim Fulton
Director, cloud & edge security solutions
Forcepoint
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Jim Fulton is Forcepoint’s director of Cloud and Edge Protection solutions. He has been developing and delivering enterprise access and security products for more than 20 years in both Austin and Silicon Valley. He holds a degree in Computer Science from MIT.
Forrester is one of the most influential research and advisory firms in the world. Forrester works with business and technology leaders to drive customer-obsessed vision, strategy, and execution that accelerate growth. Forrester’s unique insights are grounded in annual surveys of more than 690,000 consumers and business leaders worldwide, rigorous and objective methodologies, and the shared wisdom of our most innovative clients. Through proprietary research, data and analytics, custom consulting, exclusive peer groups, certifications, and events, we are revolutionizing how businesses grow in the age of the customer.
Dr. Chase Cunningham
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Dr. Chase Cunningham
Principal Analyst serving Security and Risk Professionals
Forrester
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Retired Navy Chief Cryptologist with more than 19 years experience in Cyber Forensic and Analytic Operations and offering deep technical expertise, advanced education, various certifications and operational experience seeks to provide an employer with an unrivaled level of performance and know-how in the realm of cyber operations and forensic analysis. Chase has operations experience ranging from cyber forensics, analytics, and offensive and defensive cyber operations gained while functioning in highly technical and operationally demanding work centers within the NSA, CIA, FBI and other government agencies.
The Fortinet Security Fabric platform secures the largest enterprise, service provider, and government organizations around the world. More than 455,000 customers trust Fortinet to protect their organizations.
Rafi Wanounou
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Rafi Wanounou
SE Director, Major Accounts
Fortinet
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Rafi is an accomplished information security professional with over fifteen years of experience helping Canadian companies secure and monitor their networks. Prior to joining Fortinet as a Systems Engineer, Rafi worked with Fortune 25 companies to analyze, decode, and respond to Advanced Persistent Threats from one of North America’s premier Security Operations Centres. Building on this experience, Rafi was charged with architecting and implementing advanced security and monitoring infrastructure protecting sensitive corporate and government data on a global basis. Rafi holds several industry certifications from the SANS institute.
BeyondCorp is Google's implementation of the zero trust model. It builds upon a decade of experience at Google, combined with ideas and best practices from the community. By shifting access controls from the network perimeter to individual users, BeyondCorp enables secure work from virtually any location without the need for a traditional VPN.
Anton Chuvakin
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Anton Chuvakin
Security Strategist
BeyondCorp
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Dr. Anton Chuvakin is now involved with security solution strategy at Google Cloud, where he arrived via Chronicle Security (an Alphabet company) acquisition in July 2019. Anton was, until recently, a Research Vice President and Distinguished Analyst at Gartner for Technical Professionals (GTP) Security and Risk Management Strategies team.
The iboss cloud platform delivers all network security capabilities in the cloud via a SaaS offering. This eliminates the need for traditional network security appliances allowing organizations to secure network traffic from anywhere, at any scale, while reducing costs and complexity. The future of network security is in the cloud and iboss can make that a reality today as a robust implementation of the Gartner SASE model.
Paul Martini
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Paul Martini
CEO
IBOSS
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Paul Martini is the CEO, Co-founder and chief architect of iboss. Prior to founding iboss, Paul was key architect for a wide-variety of complex security and technology solutions for clients such as Phogenix, the U.S. Navy, and Hewlett Packard. He was also a key contributor at Copper Mountain Networks which was a pioneer in introducing broadband networks used by Telcos to build the cloud. Paul has been recognized for his leadership and innovation, receiving the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of The Year award and being named one of Goldman Sachs’ 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs.
McAfee is an Intel Corporation subsidiary and is the world's largest company dedicated to security. Since 1987, McAfee has been running with one main aim: to keep their customers safe from online threats. They are always thinking of new and innovative ways to keep customers safe online.
Brian Brown
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Brian Brown
Cloud and Solution Architect
McAfee
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Brian has been an IT professional for 25 years. As a Regional Solution Architect he is involved with large Enterprise customers in Canada and the US, and is engaged to architect large scale deployments both for customers and MSP partners. A member of ISACA and IASA Global, Brian often speaks at both industry and McAfee events about how to address business objectives with advanced security architecture in Security Operations and Cloud.
Momentum Cyber provides world-class M&A and strategic advice combined with unparalleled senior-level access to the Cybersecurity ecosystem. We advise on a broad range of strategic activities, including mergers and acquisitions, board & special situations, corporate strategy & development, corporate finance, and operational excellence.
Dino Boukouris
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Dino Boukouris
Founding & Managing Director
Momentum Cyber
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Dino Boukouris is a Founding & Managing Director at Momentum Cyber, the premier strategic advisor to the Cybersecurity industry. Dino has spent over 16 years in the technology industry with expertise in cybersecurity, finance, strategy, operations, and venture capital & private equity. Dino has been a speaker at Cybersecurity conferences across the country including the RSA Conference, Cybertech Tel Aviv, Structure Security, Global Cyberspace Coop Summit, IoT Security Panel, M&A East, as well as at numerous private events and corporate gatherings. Dino was also professional faculty at the University of California, Berkeley – Haas School of Business, where he taught a top ranked Venture Capital & Private Equity course for the MBA program.
The Netskope security cloud provides unrivaled visibility and real-time data and threat protection when accessing cloud services, websites, and private apps from anywhere, on any device. Netskope understands the cloud and delivers data-centric security from one of the world’s largest and fastest security networks, empowering the largest organizations in the world with the right balance of protection and speed they need to enable business velocity and secure their digital transformation journey. Reimagine your perimeter with Netskope.
Bob Gilbert
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Bob Gilbert
VP GTM Strategy & Chief Evangelist
Netskope
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Bob is a product marketing leader with a proven track record in Silicon Valley. Bob enjoys working in fast-paced start-up environments where and leverages his skills and experience to launch products and showcase innovative technology. He is a prolific speaker, evangelist, motivator, and hands-on product demonstrator. Bob loves to build world-class teams that are wicked smart, work hard, but also know how to have fun on their path towards success.
Michael Koyfman
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Michael Koyfman
Head of Global Solution Architecture
Netskope
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Michael Koyfman is the Head of Global Solution Architecture at Netskope. He and his team advise Netskope customers on best practices around Netskope deployments and integrating Netskope solutions within customer environment by leveraging integration with customer technology ecosystem. Michael also actively participates in helping drive and adopt new Netskope products, such as Netskope Private Access and Next-Generation Secure Web Gateway within Netskope customer base. Prior to Netskope, Michael spent almost 13 years at F5 Networks as Senior Global Solution Architect, where he was focused on the entire portfolio of F5 security products, and has been a key contributor to implementation, strategy, and evolution of F5 security solutions and portfolio. Michael helped architect, develop, and demonstrate various unique solutions and integration with various technology and players such as Microsoft, Citrix, Vmware, Okta, Ping, IBM, CrowdStrike, AWS, Azure.
NeuraLegion provides solutions for Application security from build to compliance. We offer a developer focused API & Application DAST automation platform. Enhancing DevOps & CI/CD by removing human bottlenecks with no false positives and business logic attacks. Reducing reliance on manual testing, integrated early & often to detect & fix security issues before they hit production.
Gadi Bashvitz
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Gadi Bashvitz
President & Chief Customer Officer
NeuraLegion
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Gadi Bashvitz is a highly effective sales and customer success executive with 20+ years experience holding product, marketing, customer success and sales positions. Gadi started his Cyber career in the 8200 unit of the IDF and since then he has founded and successfully grew multiple companies in various industries. Gadi has an exceptional ability to distill the essence from complex concepts and communicate them to customers, the team and in various speaking events. He takes a proactive and critical approach to any challenge, identify the opportunity it presents and take advantage of the opportunity. Gadi is the President & Chief Customer Officer at NeuraLegion, driving the DevSecOps revolution.
Perimeter 81 is a leading SASE provider that has transformed the outdated, hardware-based security appliances into a cloud-based SaaS solution simplifying secure access for the modern and distributed workforce. Perimeter 81 is trusted by thousands of companies, of all sizes and sectors, and our partners are among the world's foremost managed service providers and channel resellers.
Amit Bareket
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Amit Bareket
CEO & Co-Founder
Perimeter 81
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Amit Bareket, CEO and Co-Founder of Perimeter 81, is a cybersecurity expert with extensive experience in system architecture and software development. He is the author of 8 patents issued by the USPTO for storage, mobile applications and user interface. Prior to Perimeter 81, Amit founded SaferVPN, sold in 2019 to J2 Global, and worked as a Software Engineer for major enterprises including IBM XIV Storage and BigBand Networks. He served in the Israel Defense Force’s elite cyber intelligence unit and graduated Cum Laude with a B.Sc. in Computer Science and Economics from Tel Aviv University.
Palo Alto Networks help address the world's greatest security challenges with continuous innovation that seizes the latest breakthroughs in artificial intelligence, analytics, automation, and orchestration. By delivering an integrated platform and empowering a growing ecosystem of partners, PaloAlto is at the forefront of protecting tens of thousands of organizations across clouds, networks, and mobile devices.
Jason Georgi
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Jason Georgi
Field CTO, Prisma Access & SaaS
Palo Alto Networks
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Jason Georgi is an accomplished technology executive with 25 years of experience. He is currently the Field Chief Technology Officer for Prisma Access and SaaS at Palo Alto Networks, specializing in cloud security. Prior, Jason was at Zscaler and GE.
Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos is headquartered in Oxford, U.K.
Daniel Schiappa
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Daniel Schiappa
EVP & Chief Product Officer
BeyondCorp
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Dan Schiappa is chief product officer at next-generation cybersecurity leader Sophos. He’s a transformational and strategic leader who orchestrates the company’s technical strategy, playing an instrumental role in architecting technologies; overseeing product management and research and development; and ensuring product quality. With a passion for education and inspiring the next generation of cyber talent, Dan also serves as chair of the University of Central Florida’s Dean's Advisory Board, where he oversees various aspects of the school’s elite cybersecurity program.
Snyk is a developer-first platform for securing code, dependencies, containers, and infrastructure as code. Snyk’s developer-first approach enables technology-driven companies to scale security in today’s fast-paced digitally transforming world. Snyk today enables over 2.5 million developers to build securely, with a vision to empower every developer to develop fast and stay secure.
Gareth Rushgrove
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Gareth Rushgrove
VP of Product
Snyk
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Gareth Rushgrove is VP of Product at Snyk, working remotely from Cambridge, UK, helping to build interesting tools for people to better secure infrastructure and applications. He has previously worked for the UK Government focused on infrastructure, operations and information security, as well as at Puppet and Docker. When not working he can be found curating the Devops Weekly newsletter, hiking or reading a good book.
Tehama is the fastest, easiest, most secure way to deploy a virtual workforce. With our SaaS platform, you can create cloud-based virtual offices, rooms, and desktops anywhere in the world in minutes. Unlike other solutions requiring shipped laptops, VPN, or traditional VDI, Tehama can run in any web browser on any device. Tehama is SOC 2 Type II-certified and ensures the highest level of compliance via policy controls, forensic auditing, and activity monitoring.
Paul Vallee
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Paul Vallee
Founder & CEO
Tehama
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Paul Vallée is a Canadian data specialist and businessperson. He is the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Tehama, a company offering a secure virtual-workforce platform in a Software as a Service paradigm.
Twingate provides a simple, modern approach to securing online work. Delivered as a cloud-based service, Twingate empowers IT teams to easily configure a software defined perimeter without changing infrastructure, and centrally manage user access to internal apps, whether they are on-prem or in the cloud.
Alex Marshall
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Alex Marshall
Co-founder & CPO
Twingate
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Alex is the Chief Product Officer of Twingate, which he cofounded in 2019. Alex has held a range of product leadership roles in the enterprise software market over the last 16 years, including at Dropbox, where he was the first enterprise hire in the company's transformation from consumer to enterprise business. A focus of his product career has been using the power of design thinking to make technically complex products intuitive and easy to use. Alex graduated from Stanford University with a degree in Electrical Engineering.
Venafi is the cybersecurity market leader in machine identity management, securing machine-to-machine connections and communications. Venafi protects machine identity types by orchestrating cryptographic keys and digital certificates for SSL/TLS, SSH, code signing, mobile and IoT. Venafi provides global visibility of machine identities and the risks associated with them for the extended enterprise - on premises, mobile, virtual, cloud and IoT - at machine speed and scale.
Setu Kulkarni
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Setu Kulkarni
VP of Product Management Venafi
Momentum Cyber
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Setu is a Corporate Strategy & Product Management executive with feet on the ground experience in NAM, Europe & APAC. Currently, he leads product management at Venafi, the leader in Machine Identity Management. At the time of this recording, Setu led product strategy at NTT Security. Prior to NTT Security, he established and led the corporate strategy & PM functions during critical growth years at WhiteHat Security, resulting in its acquisition by NTT Security. Earlier in his career, Setu led platform product strategy & management at TIBCO for Operation Intelligence, Cloud, SOA & BPM products. Setu is a company spokesperson, a speaker at industry & investor events, a podcast host and thought-leader in the Application Security space.
We Hack Purple is an academy and community dedicated to teaching everyone how to create more secure software. Our online courses teach application security theory and hands-on technical lessons. The We Hack Purple Community is a safe and professional space for information security professionals to meet, network, discuss, and learn! Whether you are a seasoned security veteran, or brand new to the topic, by joining the We Hack Purple Community you will kickstart your learning, and super-charge your career.
Tanya Janca
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Tanya Janca
Founder & CEO
We Hack Purple Academy
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Tanya Janca, also known as SheHacksPurple, is the best-selling author of ‘Alice and Bob Learn Application Security’. She is also the founder of We Hack Purple, an online learning academy, community and podcast that revolves around teaching everyone to create secure software. Tanya has been coding and working in IT for over twenty years, won countless awards, and has been everywhere from startups to public service to tech giants (Microsoft, Adobe, & Nokia). She has worn many hats; startup founder, pentester, CISO, AppSec Engineer, and software developer. She is an award-winning public speaker, active blogger & streamer and has delivered hundreds of talks and training sessions on 6 continents. She values diversity, inclusion and kindness, which shines through in her countless initiatives.
Zscaler accelerates digital transformation so customers can be more agile, efficient, resilient, and secure. The Zscaler Zero Trust Exchange protects thousands of customers from cyberattacks and data loss by securely connecting users, devices, and applications in any location. Distributed across more than 150 data centers globally, the SASE-based Zero Trust Exchange is the world’s largest in-line cloud security platform.
Patrick Foxhoven
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Patrick Foxhoven
Chief Information Officer & VP of Emerging Technologies
Zscaler
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Patrick Foxhoven is the CIO and Vice President of Emerging Technologies at Zscaler. He is an experienced and innovative managed security entrepreneur and technologist, having spent 20 years building secure and scalable internet-enabled networks while co-authoring three books on information security and receiving multiple patents. He is currently Chief Information Officer & Vice President of Emerging Technologies at Zscaler.
Nathan Howe
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Nathan Howe
Director and Head of Transformation Strategy
Zscaler
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Nathan Howe has 20+ years in security experience across a multitude of organisations including governments enterprises and telco service providers. As a Director for Transformation Strategy, Nathan leverages this experience as an Architect, Pen Tester, Manager and Security Assessor to help guide companies through their transformation challenges. Prior to joining the Zscaler team in 2016 Nathan ended his 12 years at Nestle by successfully delivering Nestle´s Global Cyber Security Compliance.