Leadership

Bryan Barney

Bryan Barney

Chief Executive Officer

Bryan brings RedSeal 30 years of experience in enterprise-grade commercial software and 18 years in cybersecurity. He has led organizations through massive growth, from early stage to IPO and beyond.

Before joining RedSeal, Bryan led Symantec Enterprise Security Group through a transition from traditional security company to cloud services organization as GM and SVP. Prior to Symantec, he was SVP and GM of the Network Security Group at Sophos where he expanded the network security business and helped the company go public. Bryan also spent 13 years at McAfee, serving as EVP and head of product development for a broad security portfolio.

Bryan holds a BS in electrical and electronics engineering and an MBA, both from Brigham Young University.

Kurt Van Etten

Kurt Van Etten

Chief Product Officer

Kurt Van Etten joined RedSeal in August 2015. Prior to RedSeal Kurt was Director of Product Management for Symantec’s Data Center Security offerings, where he delivered security, risk, and compliance solutions. Previously Kurt served as the Director of Risk Product Management at PayPal responsible for developing solutions for Identity Risk, Merchant Risk, Resolutions and Protections. Kurt also was Director of Information Security Programs at eBay with responsibility for the Network Security and Risk & Compliance teams. Additionally, Kurt has held positions at Motorola and as an officer in the United States Marine Corps.

Kurt holds an MBA from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University, a Masters in Engineering Management from Northwestern University, and a BS from the United States Naval Academy.

Greg Straughn

Greg Straughn

Chief Financial Officer

Greg has over 30 years of experience leading organizational finance teams. While serving as CFO of A10 Networks, he navigated the company through and beyond its $187 million IPO. His strategic financial and growth plans helped increase the company’s quarterly revenue by more than 260 percent over 5 years. Additionally, he held CFO positions at Kabira Technologies and AT&T/Pacific Bell Internet Services.

He also served as a principal at Meridian Business Systems, a consulting firm at the intersection of finance and strategy, where he assisted large and small organizations in growth planning, business plan development, fundraising and IPO planning.

Greg holds a degree in finance from UC Berkeley.

Dr. Mike Lloyd

Dr. Mike Lloyd

Chief Technology Officer

Dr. Mike Lloyd has more than 25 years of experience in the modeling and control of fast-moving, complex systems. He has been granted 21 patents on security, network assessment, and dynamic network control. Before joining RedSeal, Mike Lloyd was Chief Technology Officer at RouteScience Technologies (acquired by Avaya), where he pioneered self-optimizing networks. Mike served as principal architect at Cisco on the technology used to overlay MPLS VPN services across service provider backbones. He joined Cisco through the acquisition of Netsys Technologies, where he was the senior network modeling engineer.

Mike holds a degree in mathematics from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland, and a PhD in stochastic epidemic modeling from Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.

Christine Carberry

Christine Carberry

Vice President, Federal Business Unit

Christine brings to RedSeal more than 26 years of experience in direct sales and sales team development. Before joining the company in 2013, she led sales teams in federal, public sector, and service provider organizations in technology companies including Cisco and Verizon. In just three years at RedSeal, she contributed more than $30 million in revenue.

Christine holds dual BAs in Business Communications and English from Loyola University and attended the University of London with a focus in Mass Media and Journalism.

Jay Miller

Jay Miller

Vice President, Commercial Sales

Jay brings 25 years of enterprise, high tech sales experience to RedSeal. In his sales leadership roles, his primary responsibilities have been delivering revenue growth, implementing winning sales strategies across global organizations, and successfully executing go-to-market transformation in software companies. In his role as the Vice President, Commercial Business Unit, Jay is responsible for leading a global team, developing the commercial sales strategy, and guiding field execution.  Prior to joining RedSeal, Jay held similar positions at F5 Networks, Symantec, Crossbeam, and Nokia.

Jay attended Faulkner University and studied Computer Science.

Ramesh Kaza

Ramesh Kaza

Vice President, Customer Success

Ramesh Kaza is the Vice President of Customer Success, responsible for delivering cybersecurity business outcomes to RedSeal customers. He leads professional services, customer support, training, and customer success management teams at RedSeal. He is a global technology and customer success leader with nearly 25 years of experience building and leading large, multinational technical specialty teams in the cloud, networking, security, IoT, and collaboration markets.

He joined RedSeal in November 2018 from Cisco’s IoT customer experience team at Cisco, where he incubated and led the team to deliver industrial IoT solutions in manufacturing, Oil & Gas, and transportation verticals. He also led Asia Pacific, Japan, and China Collaboration practice teams as a part of three years of international assignment at Cisco. He is an author of Cisco Press Book on IP Telephony and holds four US Patents.

Ramesh earned a bachelor’s degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from India and an MBA from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.

John Weald

John Weald

Vice President, Engineering

John has extensive experience in leading, growing and mentoring teams building complex enterprise software specializing in security, cloud native and on premises products. Prior to RedSeal, John was VP of Engineering at Balbix Inc., a leader in Risk Based Vulnerability Management. Prior to Balbix John was VP of Engineering at Voltage Security, the leader in enterprise encryption. After the acquisition of Voltage in 2015, John went on to lead the Voltage, Atalla HSM, Fortify and ArcSight engineering teams for HPE and Micro Focus. 

Sarah Paris-Mascicki

Sarah Paris-Mascicki

Senior Director, Marketing

Sarah brings more than 25 years of B2B technology marketing experience, with an ever-shifting focus on demand generation.

Before joining RedSeal, Sarah led the global demand generation and field marketing for commercial, SLED and Federal business units, introducing metrics-driven strategies at MarkLogic. Prior to MarkLogic, she served as VP of Marketing at Systech International, but it was at Ericsson where the love of strategic, multichannel campaigns that maximized demand generation took hold. Responsible for the campaigns for the global TV and Media division, her focus was on creatively moving prospects through the sales journey from awareness to closed sale.

Sarah holds a BFA in Communications Design from Syracuse University.

Wayne Lloyd

Wayne Lloyd

Federal Chief Technology Officer, VP of Sales Engineering & Professional Services

Wayne Lloyd has over 30 years of field experience in information technology with the last 20 years directly focusing on cybersecurity including computer and network security, advanced threat analysis, intrusion detection and operations, vulnerability risk assessment and policy and compliance. Working closely with DoD, the intelligence community and federal civilian agencies, Mr. Lloyd focuses on security and network engineering solutions that deliver actionable recommendations and remediation strategies, based on the mission requirements and the current system and network security state. Engaged in strategic customer projects including Cloud, Mobility, Data Center / Network Consolidation and Virtualization, Mr. Lloyd specializes in identifying the cyber strategies needed to effectively secure the client infrastructure as a whole.

Sukesh Garg

Sukesh Garg

Vice President, Products

As Vice President, Products, Sukesh Garg is responsible for all product management functions, user experience, product/technical marketing strategies/solutions. Prior to assuming his current position, Sukesh was responsible for the automation and analytics portfolio at Cisco Systems. Sukesh holds a Master of Business Administration degree from The Wharton School of Business, Master of Science from Rutgers University and Bachelor of Technology from National Institute of Technology.

Hom Bahmanyar

Hom Bahmanyar

Vice President, Ecosystem Engineering

Hom Bahmanyar joined RedSeal in 2011 and is now responsible for ensuring integration with products from other enterprise security and network vendors. Before joining RedSeal, he spent a decade at Cisco, most recently as an engineering director. Earlier in his career he was manager of software development at Savvion and senior software engineer at Novell Inc.

Board of Directors

Ray Rothrock

Ray Rothrock

Executive Chairman

Ray joined RedSeal as CEO in February 2014 and became executive chairman in June 2020. Prior to RedSeal he was a general partner at Venrock, one of RedSeal’s founding investors. At Venrock he invested in 53 companies including over a dozen in cybersecurity including Vontu, PGP, P-Cube, Imperva, Cloudflare, CTERA, and Shape Security. He is on the board of Check Point Software Technology, Ltd. an original Venrock investment, and Team8, both Tel Aviv–based companies. Ray is also a member of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Corporation board. He is a thought leader in cybersecurity and long time investor in the sector.

More about Ray

Edouard Didier
Vice President, Symphony Technology Group

Justin Label
General Partner and Co-Founder, Inner Loop Capital

Emilian Papadopoulos
President, Good Harbor Security Risk Management

J.T. Treadwell
Managing Director, Symphony Technology Group

Board Advisors

Kimberly Baker
Former Senior Vice President and General Manager, Public Sector, RedSeal

Richard Clarke
CEO, Good Harbor Security Risk Management

John Stewart
Former Chief Security and Trust Officer, Cisco

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