Simon drives our product innovation strategy as Chief Product Officer. Before joining Security Scorecard, he held several GM and CTO leadership roles within the cybersecurity industry with companies such as McAfee, Intel, and Mastercard, leading diverse groups including data and anti-malware protection, smart home cybersecurity, physical payment card protection, and cyber risk analytics.
Simon's personal mission can be summarized as "stop cybercriminals from getting rich", and has spent 25 years dedicated to helping people and businesses protect themselves from cyber scams, crime, and exploitation.
With a track record of “last 20%” product delivery – Simon specializes in taking great technology and turning it into scalable, global, and most importantly marketable products. He holds over 100 patents on diverse topics such as authentication, encryption, smart matter, drone technology, network and smart home security, 5G, and malware detection.
Simon has a bachelor’s degree in Marine Biology/Oceanography from UCNW Bangor. He resides in Florida with his wife Elle and spends his personal time building houses, cars, diving, fishing, and snowboarding.