Our Vision

“We believe that everyone was born with the right to privacy. It’s what makes us individual and unique. Our goal is to protect your privacy from all things, at all times, forever.”

Ed Yu, Founder and CEO

What We Believe

Our Team

We are veterans in enterprise security technology who were tired of seeing the old “wall and alert” model of security repeatedly fail businesses. We decided that instead of looking at the problem from the outside in, we would build privacy from inside out.

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Ed Yu

Founder and CEO

Ed Yu was the founding engineer of FireEye and has also worked as VP and Director of Engineering in various enterprise and software companies. He has worked both in startups and large corporations such as Oracle, Sun, SGI, and McAfee.

Ed graduated from the California Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.

Ed loves cryptography and has patents on encrypted search include areas on unique searchable encryption with arbitrary index construction, zero-trust encrypted storage, and encrypted indices sharing.

Ed loves scuba diving, skydiving, and tai chi but with his current busy life, he spends more time annoying his coworkers with uncommented Haskell code.

Paul Sri

Technologist

Paul is a technologist and geek at heart who has been in the internet space for the past 20 years with companies like Overture, Yahoo!, Yellowpages, Chegg, and ZestFinance. Currently CTO at Mucker Capital in Santa Monica, he's focused on building a predictive analytics investment platform.

In his spare time Paul enjoys tinkering with home automation and gpu mining rigs, until the next nerdy thing comes along.

Becky Yu

Software Engineer

Becky is an industry veteran specializing in distributed database technologies even though she is well-versed in full-stack development.

Becky graduated from Carleton University with a Masters Degree in Computer Science.

Becky was a key member of the original engineering team in On­Site Manager Inc., which was successfully acquired in September, 2017. She loves cooking, travel, kids and animals.

Kathy Lam

Software Engineer

Kathy has a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Computer Engineering from the University of California Santa Barbara.

She has been programming in various languages including C++, Java, Ruby and Perl throughout her career.

Kathy has a sweet tooth and enjoys outdoor activities.

Zachary Milne

Software Engineer

Zach has worked on applications that range from geographic technologies to data analytics for job compensation. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Maryland and is a self taught programmer.

Zach has always had a strong initiative to learn new things. He grew up a tinkerer of electronics, and in high school built an electric pickup truck and an ATV powered golf cart.

When he's not working, he enjoys the beach with his wife and two kids, playing basketball and working on side projects.

Tony Scott

Advisor

Tony Scott was the third Chief Information Officer of the United States, appointed by President Obama on February 5th, 2015.

Prior to his position in the White House, Mr. Scott led the global information technology group at VMware Inc., a position he had held since 2013. Prior to joining VMware Inc., Mr. Scott served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Microsoft from 2008 to 2013. Previously, he was the CIO at The Walt Disney Company from 2005 to 2008. From 1999 to 2005, Mr. Scott served as the Chief Technology Officer of Information Systems & Services at General Motors Corporation.

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Dan Boneh

Chief Security Advisor

Dan is a Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, Stanford University. He is also the Co-Director of the Stanford Computer Security Lab. Dan's main research focus is applied cryptography and computer security.

Matthew Green

Security Advisor

Matt is an Assistant Professor at the Johns Hopkins Information Security Institute. Matt's research includes techniques for privacy-enhanced information storage, anonymous payment systems, and bilinear map-based cryptography.

Mike Wiemer

Advisor

In 2007, Mike co-founded Solar Junction and led the teams to two world records in Solar Cell efficiency (43.5% and 44%) and then sold the company in 2014. Mike is now the EVP of Engineering at Mojo Vision. Mike also advises early stage companies on their strategies.

John Reese

Technical Advisor

John is known as jtr at Google where he works as the Principal Site Reliability Engineer L8. John is responsbility for the world-wide Google SRE and maks sure things continue to run no matter what. In other words, John is intimately knowledgeable about extreme scalability and reliability in large scale production systems. In his spare time, he flies first class to Asia to eat weird spicy food.

Ed Yu was the founding engineer of FireEye and has also worked as VP and Director of Engineering in various enterprise and software companies. He has worked both in startups and large corporations such as Oracle, Sun, SGI, and McAfee.

Ed graduated from the California Institute of Technology with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.

Ed loves cryptography and has patents on encrypted search include areas on unique searchable encryption with arbitrary index construction, zero-trust encrypted storage, and encrypted indices sharing.

Ed loves scuba diving, skydiving, and tai chi but with his current busy life, he spends more time annoying his coworkers with uncommented Haskell code.

Paul is a technologist and geek at heart who has been in the internet space for the past 20 years with companies like Overture, Yahoo!, Yellowpages, Chegg, and ZestFinance. Currently CTO at Mucker Capital in Santa Monica, he's focused on building a predictive analytics investment platform.

In his spare time Paul enjoys tinkering with home automation and gpu mining rigs, until the next nerdy thing comes along.

Becky is an industry veteran specializing in distributed database technologies even though she is well-versed in full-stack development.

Becky graduated from Carleton University with a Masters Degree in Computer Science.

Becky was a key member of the original engineering team in On­Site Manager Inc., which was successfully acquired in September, 2017. She loves cooking, travel, kids and animals.

Kathy has a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Computer Engineering from the University of California Santa Barbara.

She has been programming in various languages including C++, Java, Ruby and Perl throughout her career.

Kathy has a sweet tooth and enjoys outdoor activities.

Zach has worked on applications that range from geographic technologies to data analytics for job compensation. He earned his Bachelor's degree in Economics from the University of Maryland and is a self taught programmer.

Zach has always had a strong initiative to learn new things. He grew up a tinkerer of electronics, and in high school built an electric pickup truck and an ATV powered golf cart.

When he's not working, he enjoys the beach with his wife and two kids, playing basketball and working on side projects.

Tony Scott was the third Chief Information Officer of the United States, appointed by President Obama on February 5th, 2015.

Prior to his position in the White House, Mr. Scott led the global information technology group at VMware Inc., a position he had held since 2013. Prior to joining VMware Inc., Mr. Scott served as Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Microsoft from 2008 to 2013. Previously, he was the CIO at The Walt Disney Company from 2005 to 2008. From 1999 to 2005, Mr. Scott served as the Chief Technology Officer of Information Systems & Services at General Motors Corporation.

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Dan is a Professor of Computer Science and Electrical Engineering, Stanford University. He is also the Co-Director of the Stanford Computer Security Lab. Dan's main research focus is applied cryptography and computer security.

Matt is an Assistant Professor at the Johns Hopkins Information Security Institute. Matt's research includes techniques for privacy-enhanced information storage, anonymous payment systems, and bilinear map-based cryptography.

In 2007, Mike co-founded Solar Junction and led the teams to two world records in Solar Cell efficiency (43.5% and 44%) and then sold the company in 2014. Mike is now the EVP of Engineering at Mojo Vision. Mike also advises early stage companies on their strategies.

John is known as jtr at Google where he works as the Principal Site Reliability Engineer L8. John is responsbility for the world-wide Google SRE and maks sure things continue to run no matter what. In other words, John is intimately knowledgeable about extreme scalability and reliability in large scale production systems. In his spare time, he flies first class to Asia to eat weird spicy food.

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