Amit Yoran is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Tenable, overseeing the company’s strategic vision and direction. As the threat landscape expands, Amit is leading Tenable into a new era of security solutions, empowering organizations to meet the challenges of evolving threats with innovative technologies and a vision of transformative vulnerability management.
Previously, Yoran was responsible for leading RSA, transforming the vision, strategy, and execution across the business. Yoran was founder and CEO of NetWitness, the market-leading network forensic product provider, which was acquired by RSA in 2011. In 2003 and 2004, Yoran served as founding director of the US-CERT program at the Department of Homeland Security. Prior to that role, Yoran was co-founder and CEO of market-leading managed security services provider Riptech, which was acquired by Symantec in 2002, where he subsequently served as Vice President of Worldwide Managed Security Services.
Yoran holds a BS in Computer Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point and an MSc in Computer Science from the George Washington University.