Chief Executive Officer
He joins ShieldX after more than 13 years as a cybersecurity executive. Ken was CEO of NitroSecurity, a SIEM platform, for five years before before McAfee successfully acquired it in 2011. At McAfee, Ken was SVP and GM of the security management business unit. After two years at McAfee, Ken became CEO of Digital Guardian. Under Ken’s leadership, Digital Guardian tripled in size, rebranded, entered adjacent markets, and became a leader in the DLP and EDR markets. Ken’s DNA in start-ups and early stage companies goes back to a 15 year tenure at Cabletron Systems, a networking company started in a garage that became a billion-dollar company. Ken’s passion is building great teams and companies, establishing GTM strategies with the best technology and products. In joining ShieldX, Ken is thrilled to help the elite founding team grow the company into a major security player. Ken earned his undergraduate degree in economics from the Wharton School.