Digital transformation is opening up new business models and growth opportunities for organizations. At the same time, it’s introducing significant risk into every aspect of the business. This is a critical time for organizations to seek out a trusted advisor that can support them through their digital and security transformations. It’s exciting to be part of a company that has a vision for the future, an innovative mindset and a long track record of helping organizations manage and protect their most valuable assets.
Rohit Ghai is Chief Executive Officer of RSA, a leader in cybersecurity and risk management solutions that provides organizations with technology to address challenges across security, risk management and fraud prevention in the digital era. In this role, he drives strategy and execution across all businesses to deliver value to customers, partners and investors while nurturing a collaborative and customer-centric culture.
Ghai also serves as the General Manager of the RSA Security Business Unit, which helps global organizations enhance their cyber resilience and address emerging cyber threats. He regularly advises global customers on their digital and security transformation initiatives and is often cited in broadcast and print media on topics like data privacy, content management, information governance, digital risk and cybersecurity.
Prior to the September 2020 acquisition of RSA, Ghai served as president of RSA during its tenure as a Dell Technologies business. Previously, he served as president of Dell EMC’s Enterprise Content Division (ECD), where he was instrumental in setting a compelling vision, transforming go-to-market and revitalizing the portfolio for the digital era through strategic partnerships and acquisitions. Ghai was responsible for all aspects of the ECD business, including sales and services, channel strategy, product development, marketing, finance, support and customer success. He joined Dell EMC in December 2009 to run product development and was chief operating officer of ECD prior to becoming president.
Ghai has experience in both startup and big company settings, with expertise in digital transformation in highly regulated markets, and knowledge across software, systems and security. He joined Dell EMC from Symantec, where he held a variety of senior engineering and general management roles. Previously, he was at Computer Associates (CA) in a number of senior management roles in the BrightStor and eTrust business units, and led the CA India operations as chief technology officer. Ghai joined CA through the acquisition of Cheyenne Software, a startup in the backup and data protection space.
Ghai holds a master’s degree in computer science from the University of South Carolina and a bachelor's degree in computer science from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Roorkee.
CEO, RSA Archer
After more than twenty years of working in this space, I’ve become incredibly passionate about risk management software. It’s one of the few technology domains where there’s still an opportunity to go beyond point solutions and provide value across the enterprise. RSA Archer Suite pioneered the GRC / IRM market, and I’m thrilled to help build and expand on its vast potential.
Bill Diaz is CEO of RSA Archer, a leading provider of enterprise integrated risk management solutions. He is responsible for the overall strategy and execution of the RSA Archer business and its growth as part of the Symphony Technologies Group (STG) portfolio.
Most recently, Bill was the CEO of Ventiv Technology which is a leading IRM (Integrated Risk Management) SaaS provider focused on Operational Risk. Under Bill’s leadership, Ventiv enjoyed significant growth leading to a highly successful sale from STG to Tailwind Capital. Prior to Ventiv, Bill was responsible for Oracle's Global Insurance and Risk Management software business. Prior to Oracle, Bill was President of SunGard’s (currently FIS) Risk Management, Insurance and Healthcare software solutions. Prior to SunGard, Bill was CEO of CS STARS LLC which was a leading IRM provider.
Bill has over twenty years of experience in Risk Management, Financial Services and Healthcare. He has led five global software firms with a diverse portfolio of products and related services and revenues ranging from $50 – 200M.
Bill received his MBA from Kellogg (Northwestern) University in Chicago in 2004.
Sarah Le Roy
Chief Human Resources Officer
Employees drive our innovation and accelerate our growth. Building a culture that inspires our team members is critical to meeting our customers’ current and future needs.
As RSA Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO), Sarah LeRoy oversees the development and delivery of an integrated human capital strategy to achieve RSA’s core vision and strategy globally. This will be accomplished through the design and delivery of exceptional HR strategies, programs and services.
Sarah brings more than 20 years of global HR leadership experience across a variety of industries, with a focus on transforming businesses and building cultures which accelerate innovation and drive growth. Prior to RSA, Sarah served as the CHRO of Decision Resource Group, where she oversaw the development and implementation of its human resources strategy, leading to its successful sale in 2020. Previously, she served as Senior Vice President, Human Resources of Lantheus Medical Imaging, Executive Vice President, Organizational Strategy, of Fike Corporation, and in several other leadership roles at global companies. Sarah graduated from Williams College and holds an M.B.A. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management.
Zulfikar Ramzan, Ph.D.
Chief Digital Officer
Chief Technology & Product Officer, NetWitness
Digital technologies offer us the immense power to connect with each other, work from anywhere, and improve nearly every facet of our lives. At the same time, these technologies are only used if they are deemed trustworthy. If digital transformation is a rocketship, then trust is the fuel. Each day, I focus on how to engender trustworthiness in digital technologies so that these technologies become more widely adopted, and ultimately driven human progress.
As Chief Digital Officer, Dr. Zulfikar Ramzan leads RSA IT, Security and Risk Office, Cloud Transformation Organization, and Facilities for the organization. In this capacity, Ramzan drives the digital journey for RSA, including the implementation of IT systems and processes, refining the organization’s data architecture and connected flexible workplace strategy, and managing digital risk for the organization. Ramzan also serves as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of the RSA Security Business Unit, which helps global organizations enhance their cyber resilience and address emerging cyber threats. In this role, he oversees RSA Labs, which focuses on forward learning research and advanced development. He joined RSA in 2015 from Elastica (acquired by Blue Coat Systems), where he was CTO. Previously, he was Chief Scientist of Sourcefire (acquired by Cisco) and, before that, Chief Scientist of malware analytics company Immunet (acquired by Sourcefire). Ramzan holds more than 50 patents and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering and computer science from MIT. His doctoral advisor was Professor Ronald L. Rivest, co-founder of RSA Data Security.
Balancing the complexity of security against the fast-paced digital transformation of today’s organizations, we deliver world-class enterprise solutions. Protecting customers is in our DNA.
As RSA General Counsel, Matt Sherrill is responsible for overseeing corporate and commercial transactions in addition to leading corporate legal initiatives. In this capacity, Sherrill also advises senior management on company strategies and direction. Prior to the September 2020 acquisition of RSA, Sherrill served as RSA’s managing legal director during the organization’s tenure as a Dell Technologies business.
Sherrill joined RSA in 2010. Prior to that, he was an attorney at Posternak, Blankstein & Lund LLP in Boston. He began his legal career at Testa, Hurwitz & Thibeault LLP in Boston. Sherrill earned his Juris Doctorate from the University of North Carolina School of Law.
CEO, RSA Anti-Fraud Business Unit
I am passionate about fighting fraudsters. With the exponential rise in digital transactions, regulatory mandates around the globe to protect consumers from fraud, and rapid acceleration of digital transformation, how fraudsters operate is changing. I’m excited to help RSA customers continue to detect and prevent fraud as their business landscape evolves.
Reed Taussig is CEO of the RSA Anti-Fraud Business Unit. He is responsible for the overall strategy and execution of the RSA Fraud & Risk Intelligence Suite and its growth as part of the Symphony Technologies Group (STG) portfolio.
Most recently, Reed was an operating executive at Marlin Equity Partners. Prior to that Reed was CEO of ThreatMetrix, a SaaS company and a leader in fraud prevention solutions based on digital identity intelligence where he drove innovation, led growth and an eventual sale of the company to LexisNexis.
Reed has over thirty years of experience in software technology and has led or been a member of the board of a dozen software firms with a diverse portfolio of products and related services and revenues ranging from $50 – $150M.
RSA Group Chief Financial Officer
Rigorous financial leadership helps high-growth market leaders deliver value to clients, accelerate innovation, and improve operational performance. I’m excited to help RSA Group and SecurID accelerate their current growth trajectory and be part of the team that allows them to realize their vast potential.
As RSA Group Chief Financial Officer, Craig Nickerson leads the finance, tax, treasury, and purchasing functions for RSA. He is responsible for developing the financial functions that the RSA group requires to deliver value and drive growth. Craig also serves as Chief Financial Officer for the SecurID business unit, helping to ensure that the SecurID team has the processes, resources, and capabilities needed to meet the unique needs of its identity clients.
Craig brings more than 20 years of extensive experience in leading finance organizations for both SaaS and on-premise software companies, M&A transactions, and accelerating business growth. Prior to his roles with RSA Group and SecurID, Craig served as the CFO of AFS Technologies, which was acquired by Telus Communications. Previously, he served as the CFO for several software businesses supported by Goldman Sachs and TA Associates.
Craig holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance and Accounting from the University of Central Florida, where he was a member of the men’s soccer team.