Dan Schiappa joined Sophos as general manager of the Sophos End User Security Group in 2013. He is responsible for the company’s broad portfolio of end user security offerings, including endpoint, mobile, server protection, and encryption and data protection products.
Most recently, he served as senior vice president and general manager of the Identity and Data Protection Group. At RSA, Schiappa managed a business unit with annual revenue over $500M, and he had responsibility for engineering, product management, product marketing, an anti-fraud command center, and data center operations. Previously, he held several GM positions, including Windows security, Microsoft Passport/Live ID, and was the key business leader for Microsoft’s BitLocker and Rights Management services.
Prior to Microsoft, Dan was the CEO of Vingage Corporation, a video server startup acquired by L3 Mobilevision, and was an executive at PictureVision, an online digital imaging startup acquired by Kodak. Dan also held key technical roles at Informix Software and Oracle Corporation.