COO www.Venturenetwork.io, CEO Beach View, previous GM of HP Software, CEO Polivec, President Finjan, EVP Akana, Executive Sun Microsystems, ICO Advisor, Board Member. Executive with 5 public companies, 3 of them were private when he joined; 14 companies have been acquired when he was in a board position. Executive in the information technology field of cybersecurity, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, IoT, governance, compliance, software, cloud, SOA/API management and enterprise architecture. ICO and board advisor for several Blockchain, AI and cloud companies. He is currently an ICO advisor to several blockchain ICOs: www.Etheal.com , VaultBank.io, CapLinked.com, www.BGX.ai, www.bonafi.io, www.transitnet.io, www.bonafi.io, www.ipwe.com, VLB.io, www.BlockSafe.network, etc. He is also in the board of advisors to the following cloud AI companies: www.ContractSafe.com , www.DeepCurrent.com, www.durolabs.co. In addition he is an advisor to http://www.actoneventures.com/ VC firm, https://www.manhattanstreetcapital.com/about-us, and http://nex3.com/. He has been on the board of directors or board of advisors for more than 20 companies and organizations among others: Arcot (Acquired by CA), Aventail (aquired by SonicWall, acquired by Dell), Encentuate (Acquired by IBM), Netscaler (Acquired by Citrix), Bigfix (Acquired by IBM), AirZip (Acquired by Willow Tech), Confluent Software (acquired by Oblix/Oracle), PivX (IPO 2004), Polivec, Clearpath Networks, Sand Hill IT Security (reverse IPO with EdgeWave), JackBe (acquired by SoftwareAG), NAFINSA, Bancomext, Technet. He has an MBA from UCLA, MSEE from MIT and BSEE from USC.