Bob brings over 25 years of technology industry experience to SpyCloud’s leadership team. With a background in the device security and IP licensing spaces, he leads SpyCloud’s efforts to engage with key market verticals, including telecommunications and e-commerce, to best serve enterprises and consumers globally and protect them from account takeover (ATO).
In parallel, Bob is also the Chair of GSMA’s Device Security Group (DSG), which advises mobile network operators, mobile device OEMs, and mobile ISVs on device security, theft, malware and spyware protections and assists with industry recommendations and standards around device security matters.
Prior to SpyCloud, Bob co-founded and served as CEO of Valona Labs, a mobile device enterprise security software company acquired by HMD Global (Nokia Mobile). Earlier in his career, Bob held leadership roles at Samsung, Motorola, Qualcomm, and multiple venture-funded startups.
Bob was a Fulbright Scholar for part of his Master’s work in Electrical Engineering (MSEE and BSEE from Purdue University), and holds an Executive MBA from Arizona State University.