Dr. Jan Hruska


Jan Hruska co-founded Sophos in 1985. He continues to contribute to the business as a special advisor to the Board.

He was our Technical Director from 1985 to 2000. As joint Chief Executive Officer from 2000 to 2005, he was responsible for overseeing operations, recruitment, the web and IT systems. Jan served on the Sophos Board as a Non-Executive Director until 2015.

Jan graduated in engineering and computer science from Downing College, Cambridge. He has a Ph.D in medical engineering from Magdalen College, Oxford.