Deepak Taneja has more than 25 years of experience building successful startups and developing innovative products. A recognized security expert, Deepak has held a variety of operational roles in public and private companies including Founder, CEO, CTO and VP of Engineering. Most recently, Deepak was CTO at RSA, the security division of Dell EMC. Deepak was the Founder of Aveksa, which led the access governance market until its acquisition by RSA in 2013. Previously, Deepak was the VP of Engineering and founding CTO at Netegrity, a leader in identity and access management that was acquired by CA in 2004. Deepak was also a key contributor to the success of directory and security products at Switchboard and Banyan Systems.
Deepak is an advisor to Virsec Systems, Zylotech and Emtropy Labs. In addition to CyGlass he serves on the board of ObserveIT and TiE Boston. Deepak holds a B. Tech in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Florida.