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The People Who Make Signal Sciences Happen

Andrew Peterson

Andrew Peterson

Founder, CEO

Prior to co-founding Signal Sciences, Andrew has been building leading edge, highly performing product and sales teams across five continents for +15 years with such companies as Etsy, Google, and the Clinton Foundation. In 2016, O’Reilly published his book Cracking Security Misconceptions to encourage non-security professionals to take part in organizational security. He graduated from Stanford University with a BA in Science, Technology, and Society. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Nick Galbreath

Nick Galbreath

Founder, COO, CTO

Nick Galbreath is co-founder, COO, and CTO of Signal Sciences. For 25 years, Nick has held leadership positions in number of high growth startups in ecommerce (Etsy, UPromise and Open Market) and programmatic adtech (Right Media, AppNexus, IPONWEB). Along the way he has frequently spoken on the intersection of engineering, operations and security. He is the author of “Cryptography for Internet and Database Applications,” and was awarded a number of patents in the area of social networking, data structures, and system architecture. He holds a master’s degree in mathematics from Boston University and currently resides in Los Angeles, California with his wife and baby. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Zane Lackey

Zane Lackey

Founder, CSO

Zane Lackey is the Co-Founder and Chief Security Officer at Signal Sciences, and the author of Building a Modern Security Program (O’Reilly Media). He serves on multiple Advisory Boards including the National Technology Security Coalition, the Internet Bug Bounty Program, and the US State Department-backed Open Technology Fund. Prior to co-founding Signal Sciences, Zane lead a security team at the forefront of the DevOps/Cloud shift as CISO of Etsy. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Hala Al-Adwan

Hala Al-Adwan

VP of Technology

Despite a wildly successful high school acting career in Jordan, Hala found her passion for technology in her first C++ class at UCLA. She has over 15 years of experience as a technology executive, having built, scaled and advised engineering organizations at both small startups and large internet companies such as Yahoo!, MySpace and Verizon Digital Media Services. Hala loves driving product vision through to implementation, building a healthy, agile, data-driven engineering culture, and walking up tall mountains. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Stephen Gomann

Stephen Gomann

VP of Sales

With more than two decades of experience as a senior sales leader, Stephen has a strong track record of success with leading innovation-driven companies — including Vontu, Symantec, and Corio (acquired by IBM) — to accelerate sales. Previously, he served as vice president of sales for North America at MobileIron, which saw $182 million in billings and surpassed 13,500 customers under his leadership. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Randy Paulk

Randy Paulk

VP of Field Operations

Randy has more than 20 years of sales engineering, implementation and training, and consultative sales experience. Prior to Signal Sciences, he led sales engineering for both high-growth and established companies, including MobileIron, Symantec, Vontu, and BroadVision. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Sharon Thompson

Sharon Thompson

VP of Marketing

Sharon is vice president of marketing at Signal Sciences, where she leads global marketing strategy and operations for the company. With more than two decades of experience, Sharon is a technology and marketing industry veteran with a transformative data-driven approach. She has served in a broad range of senior business roles leading global marketing teams and elevating enterprise technology brands at both established and high-growth companies. (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Jessica Carroll

Jessica Carroll

VP of People

Jessica Carroll is the VP, People at Signal Sciences, where she leads People Operations, Talent Acquisition and Culture & Experience. She is passionate about building and executing the people strategy of high-growth tech organizations and leveraging their most valuable asset – their people, to achieve success. Over the past eighteen years, Jess has delivered on key HR initiatives at progressive companies such as Red Bull North America, TechStyle, Magento Commerce (acquired by Adobe), and Pluto TV (acquired by Viacom). (Download Hi-Res Photo)

Board of Directors

Lorrie Norrington

Operating Partner
Lead Edge Capital

Murat Bicer

General Partner
Charles River Ventures

Advisors & Investors

Alex Stamos

Former CSO
Facebook

Brad Arkin

CSO
Adobe

Dan Kaminsky

Chief Scientist
White Ops.

Chad Dickerson

Former CEO
Etsy

Ryan McGeehan

Former Security Director
Facebook

John Allspaw

Former CTO
Etsy

Jim Manico

Founder
Manicode Security

Bob Pasker

Technologist / Investor

Bryce Roberts

Founder
O’Reilly Alpha Tech Ventures

Gene Kim

Founder
TripWire

Michael Dearing

Founder
Harrison Metal

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