Who We Are
Cloud adoption and new application architectures are killing network security. As enterprises move their applications and infrastructure to the cloud, they need a new security solution that allows them to scale and accelerate while being operationally backwards compatible. RIP, FW.
We value results.
We encourage taking initiative.
We believe that values are to be rigid, but minds need to be flexible.
We believe that employees are responsible adults.
We believe in attacking the problem.
We do not believe in yes-people. Constructive challenge is a must!
We work as a team. Our “no bullshit” motto speaks to our directness and honesty.
We work hard to build trusting relationships between people.
We are passionate about security and building trust for and between applications.
Chief Executive Officer
…Jason is a product-oriented business leader with more than 20 years of experience in bringing enterprise products to market, with most of that time in information security. Before Aporeto, Jason was Vice President of Enterprise Security Products at Hewlett Packard Enterprise, where he led the product and go-to-market strategy for the application security, security operations, and data protection portfolios. During his time at HPE, he was also VP and General Manager of the Fortify and ArcSight business units. In this role, he was responsible for driving the growth of Fortify’s market-leading application security software and SaaS businesses and ArcSight’s security operations solutions, while managing all operational functions within the group.Read More
…Dimitri leads Aporeto’s technology vision. He brings a multidisciplinary background in distributed systems, security and networking and has been the inventor of several ground-breaking technologies in these areas. Before Aporeto, he was the co-founder and CTO of Nuage Networks, where he led the development of the industry-leading Virtualized Services Platform. He was also the CTO and Co-Founder of the NonStop Laptop Guardian, an end-point security solution. He has held several leading roles in Bell Labs Research, where he led a series of research programs with fundamental contributions in networking, algorithms, and distributed systems, and was instrumental in the commercialization of these technologies.Read More
Co-founder, VP Engineering
…Satyam Sinha is the co-founder and VP Engineering at Aporeto. He has significant experience and contribution building products in different business areas. Most recently, Satyam was distinguished engineer at Cisco’s Insieme Business Unit where he was the principal architect for the switching product line. Before that, he spent more than a decade with TiMetra (now Nokia), building multiple successful products in areas of edge and core service provider networks followed by products such as the mobile gateways for the mobile infrastructure. Satyam has authored more than 25 patents in the areas of networking, system design, and algorithms. He received his Master’s in EE from USC and a Bachelors in EE from the University of Pune.Read More
Co-Founder, VP Business Development and Marketing
…Amir Sharif has 20 years of experience building data center products integrating OS, virtualization, networking, storage, low-latency I/O, and orchestration. As VP of the Server Virtualization business unit, he drove market of adoption of Linux containers at Parallels. At VMware, where he was the core platform product manager, he led the convergence efforts between ESX and ESXi hypervisors. His executive experience includes running product management, engineering, and business development. Amir holds patents in RFID and distributed storage and received his MBA from UC Berkeley, where he was a Gloria Appel Entrepreneurial Fellow, a Hitachi Mu Chip Fellow, and Mayfield Fellow. He started his career as a mathematician and software engineer.Read More
Chief Revenue Officer
…Sampat holds several advisory roles with tech startups and has held executive positions with companies including SiSense, Dyn, Palerra, Okta, Telligent, Worklight, and Endeca. Sampat has a track record of scaling sales organizations, leading to successful outcomes and acquisition by larger companies, including Oracle and IBM.Read More
Chief Marketing Officer
…Gregg leads Aporeto’s Marketing organization. He brings over 20 years of Enterprise B2B experience to the role. Gregg helped scale the Siebel Systems programs and field marketing organization, led Product Marketing for PeopleSofts’s Financials BU, and built and scaled VMware’s Demand Center and Integrated Campaign function through its IPO and period of hyper-growth. For the past 10 years, Gregg has led all aspects of Marketing at early and mid-stage companies, helping to create new categories and establishing companies as leaders, including Medallia, Virsto, Atlantis Computing and Big Switch Networks.Read More
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San Jose, CA 95113