President and CEO, Director
Tom is a transformative leader who has been bringing business relevance to IT and Security for over 17 years. A pioneer in creating highly differentiated solutions to protect information assets, he is known for identifying disruptive technologies and building innovation across the cyber landscape. Starting his career on Wall Street working with top global financial institutions, Tom transitioned to various leadership roles within Oracle, Symantec and Rainbow Technologies. Joining Cisco’s team in 2007 Albert managed the National Security Operation, a $320 million-dollar line of business within the U.S. Federal market segment and managed the U.S. Federal Civilian security business. He eventually became Cisco’s Senior Advisor for cyber security and was instrumental in building their go-to-market strategy, solution portfolio, and crafting messaging frameworks which are still in use today. Tom also served as Vice President of Corporate & Business Development for Lancope where he worked on the creation of strategic partnerships spanning global markets; eventually identifying a route to market that drove massive growth resulting in the $452M acquisition by Cisco in 2015.