Peter Gyenes

Non-Executive Chairman

Peter Gyenes joined the Sophos board of directors as non-executive chairman in 2006, bringing experience with corporate growth and value creation to our vision for integrated threat management leadership.

Peter was most recently the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Ascential Software Corporation, until its acquisition by IBM in April 2005. He brings to Sophos four decades of experience in technical, sales, marketing and general management positions within the computer systems and software industry in the Americas, Europe and Asia/Pacific.

He serves on the boards of Intralinks, Inc., Lawson Software, Inc., Pegasystems Inc., RealPage Inc., VistaPrint N.V., a number of privately held technology companies and the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council (Trustee Emeritus).

Peter has a bachelor's degree in mathematics and an MBA from Columbia University in New York.