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Our Team

BitSight is led by a successful team with experience in internet security, networking, and risk management at companies such as IBM Security Systems, Q1 Labs, Cisco, Sun, OKENA, Brix, RSA and Raptor Systems. BitSight was founded in 2011 by Nagarjuna Venna and Stephen Boyer.

Executive Team

Tom Turner

Tom Turner

CEO & President
Prior to becoming CEO, Tom was President and COO of BitSight. Before BitSight, he was VP of Marketing and Channels for IBM Security Systems. He is an experienced leader in the security industry, and has previously led market strategy, product management, channel execution and business development at Q1 Labs, Cisco/OKENA and Pentasafe/BrainTree Security Software.
Prior to becoming CEO, Tom was President and COO of BitSight. Before BitSight, he was VP of Marketing and Channels for IBM Security Systems. He is an experienced leader in the security industry, and has previously led market strategy, product management, channel execution and business development at Q1 Labs, Cisco/OKENA and Pentasafe/BrainTree Security Software.
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Stephen Boyer

Stephen Boyer

CTO & Co-founder

Prior to BitSight, Stephen was President and Cofounder of Saperix (acquired by Firemon), a company spun out of the MIT Lincoln Laboratory focused on vulnerability and network

Prior to BitSight, Stephen was President and Cofounder of Saperix (acquired by Firemon), a company spun out of the MIT Lincoln Laboratory focused on vulnerability and network

Prior to BitSight, Stephen was President and Cofounder of Saperix (acquired by Firemon), a company spun out of the MIT Lincoln Laboratory focused on vulnerability and network

Prior to BitSight, Stephen was President and Cofounder of Saperix (acquired by Firemon), a company spun out of the MIT Lincoln Laboratory focused on vulnerability and network

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Nagarjuna Venna

Nagarjuna Venna

CPO & Co-founder

Nagarjuna has held leadership positions in product management and engineering at EXFO, Brix and Lucent. He also co-founded Saperix, which was sold to Firemon in 2011.

Nagarjuna has held leadership positions in product management and engineering at EXFO, Brix and Lucent. He also co-founded Saperix, which was sold to Firemon in 2011.

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Shaun McConnon

Shaun McConnon

Executive Chairman

Shaun is an industry veteran who brings extensive executive management experience in operations, sales, and marketing to the company. During his career, Shaun has successfully guided technology companies as CEO through IPOs and acquisition (e.g. Q1 Labs/IBM, Okena/Cisco) and has built over a billion dollars of shareholder value.

Shaun is an industry veteran who brings extensive executive management experience in operations, sales, and marketing to the company. During his career, Shaun has successfully guided technology companies as CEO through IPOs and acquisition (e.g. Q1 Labs/IBM, Okena/Cisco) and has built over a billion dollars of shareholder value.

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Mary-Jo Porcello

Mary-Jo Porcello

VP of People and Talent

Mary-Jo is responsible for leading the strategic people initiatives within BitSight. Her focus is on the entire employee lifecycle with a strong commitment to identifying and developing great talent and building strong teams within a engaging company culture. Mary-Jo has more than 25 years of HR experience in high growth technology companies and has held leadership positions at Mendix, Arbor Networks, L1/Viisage and eRoom.

Mary-Jo is responsible for leading the strategic people initiatives within BitSight. Her focus is on the entire employee lifecycle with a strong commitment to identifying and developing great talent and building strong teams within a engaging company culture. Mary-Jo has more than 25 years of HR experience in high growth technology companies and has held leadership positions at Mendix, Arbor Networks, L1/Viisage and eRoom.

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Brian Cohen

Brian Cohen

CFO

Brian has over 30 years of experience as a finance executive in publicly traded and privately held venture backed companies. He has led many equity and debt financings and has a proven track record of creating significant shareholder value including the acquisition of Jumptap by Millennial Media, DynamicOps by VMware, Q1 Labs by IBM and others.

Brian has over 30 years of experience as a finance executive in publicly traded and privately held venture backed companies. He has led many equity and debt financings and has a proven track record of creating significant shareholder value including the acquisition of Jumptap by Millennial Media, DynamicOps by VMware, Q1 Labs by IBM and others.

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Eric Fischer

Eric Fischer

SVP of Sales

Eric is passionate about building businesses, strong teams and long term customer relationships. As a sales leader he has driven high growth go-to-market strategies in companies like eRoom, dynaTrace and Turbonomic. Eric lived in Europe for many years and is fluent in German.

Eric is passionate about building businesses, strong teams and long term customer relationships. As a sales leader he has driven high growth go-to-market strategies in companies like eRoom, dynaTrace and Turbonomic. Eric lived in Europe for many years and is fluent in German.

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Debbie Umbach

Debbie Umbach

VP of Marketing

As a leader on the marketing team at BitSight, Debbie brings close to 20 years of high tech product marketing and management experience to the company. She has worked in previous roles with companies like VCE, RSA, SAP and Akamai. Debbie has a BS in Systems Engineering from UVA and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

As a leader on the marketing team at BitSight, Debbie brings close to 20 years of high tech product marketing and management experience to the company. She has worked in previous roles with companies like VCE, RSA, SAP and Akamai. Debbie has a BS in Systems Engineering from UVA and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

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Elizabeth Fischer

Elizabeth Fischer

General Counsel

Elizabeth serves as our General Counsel and is responsible for all legal matters. She joins us from Constant Contact, a leading provider of email marketing SaaS solutions. She was previously a member of the Tech Companies and M&A groups at Goodwin Procter. She has a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from the University of Virginia.

Elizabeth serves as our General Counsel and is responsible for all legal matters. She joins us from Constant Contact, a leading provider of email marketing SaaS solutions. She was previously a member of the Tech Companies and M&A groups at Goodwin Procter. She has a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D. from the University of Virginia.

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Dave Fachetti

Dave Fachetti

Chief Marketing Officer

Dave has an extensive background as both a senior executive and venture capitalist. Dave has led Sales, Marketing, Finance and Business Development functions and has Board of Director level experience at over 20 companies including BitSight, Q1 Labs, Turbonomic, and OpenPages. In addition to his role at BitSight, Dave is a Managing Director at Globespan Capital Partners.

Dave has an extensive background as both a senior executive and venture capitalist. Dave has led Sales, Marketing, Finance and Business Development functions and has Board of Director level experience at over 20 companies including BitSight, Q1 Labs, Turbonomic, and OpenPages. In addition to his role at BitSight, Dave is a Managing Director at Globespan Capital Partners.

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Senior Leaders

Philip Gladstone

Philip Gladstone

Chief Architect

Philip is a distinguished engineer helping BitSight find the "gold" in all our data. In his career, he has helped build and develop products at several successful companies including Cisco, Okena and Raptor.

Philip is a distinguished engineer helping BitSight find the "gold" in all our data. In his career, he has helped build and develop products at several successful companies including Cisco, Okena and Raptor.

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Terry Roulic

Terry Roulic

VP of Finance

Terry is the VP of Finance at BitSight where she also oversees all general business operations and legal functions at the company.  Terry has enjoyed a long career in the technology sector, having also worked at IBM, Q1 Labs, SiSoft, BBN, EY and other companies in the past. She has a B.S. in Accounting from Penn State University.

Terry is the VP of Finance at BitSight where she also oversees all general business operations and legal functions at the company.  Terry has enjoyed a long career in the technology sector, having also worked at IBM, Q1 Labs, SiSoft, BBN, EY and other companies in the past. She has a B.S. in Accounting from Penn State University.

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Jacob Olcott

Jacob Olcott

VP of Strategic Partnerships

Jacob previously managed the cybersecurity consulting practice at Good Harbor Security Risk Management. Prior to Good Harbor, he served as legal advisor to the Senate Commerce Committee, and also served as counsel to the House of Representatives Homeland Security Committee. He completed his education at the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Virginia School of Law.

Jacob previously managed the cybersecurity consulting practice at Good Harbor Security Risk Management. Prior to Good Harbor, he served as legal advisor to the Senate Commerce Committee, and also served as counsel to the House of Representatives Homeland Security Committee. He completed his education at the University of Texas at Austin and the University of Virginia School of Law.

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Francisco Fonseca

Francisco Fonseca

Co-founder of AnubisNetworks

Francisco has over 15 years experience in the telecommunication industry implementing and managing email platforms for corporate and ISP environments. He previously founded Crashless, and worked at Vodafone Portugal. He is also Vice President of the National Association of Young Business People and has taught at Moderna and Nova Universities.

Francisco has over 15 years experience in the telecommunication industry implementing and managing email platforms for corporate and ISP environments. He previously founded Crashless, and worked at Vodafone Portugal. He is also Vice President of the National Association of Young Business People and has taught at Moderna and Nova Universities.

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Greg Armor

Greg Armor

VP of Enterprise Sales
Greg brings 20 years of experience in building and leading worldwide sales organizations in high growth technology markets. He has a passion for building top performing teams by way of unparalleled customer service and strategic selling; organizations that are consistently recognized for delivering outstanding individual and team contributions. He has held senior management positions at MaaS360, Tangoe Inc, and Avaya.
Greg brings 20 years of experience in building and leading worldwide sales organizations in high growth technology markets. He has a passion for building top performing teams by way of unparalleled customer service and strategic selling; organizations that are consistently recognized for delivering outstanding individual and team contributions. He has held senior management positions at MaaS360, Tangoe Inc, and Avaya.
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Thad Ansardy

Thad Ansardy

VP of Commercial Sales
Thad leads BitSight's commercial sales team which includes building and scaling sales functions across net new business acquisition, sales development, and account management globally. His main pursuit is to drive growth while empowering his team to be successful. Previously, Thad held various sales and leadership roles at Acronis, dynaTrace, and Unitrends.
Thad leads BitSight's commercial sales team which includes building and scaling sales functions across net new business acquisition, sales development, and account management globally. His main pursuit is to drive growth while empowering his team to be successful. Previously, Thad held various sales and leadership roles at Acronis, dynaTrace, and Unitrends.
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Sanjeev Banerji

Sanjeev Banerji

VP of Engineering

Sanjeev's interests are in fostering collaborative engineering teams that power the company’s business goals. He has worked in various fast growth companies in the Boston area, such as Delphix and Endeca. Sanjeev has undergraduate and graduate degrees in computer science & engineering from NC State University.

Sanjeev's interests are in fostering collaborative engineering teams that power the company’s business goals. He has worked in various fast growth companies in the Boston area, such as Delphix and Endeca. Sanjeev has undergraduate and graduate degrees in computer science & engineering from NC State University.

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Board of Directors

David Aronoff

General Partner, Flybridge Capital Partners

Cary Davis

Managing Director, Warburg Pincus

Dave Fachetti

Chief Marketing Officer, BitSight

Venky Ganesan

Managing Director, Menlo Ventures

Brendan Hannigan

Technology Entrepreneur, Former General Manager of IBM Security

Shaun McConnon

Executive Chairman of the Board

Glenn Solomon

Managing Partner, GGV Capital

Tom Turner

CEO & President, BitSight

Nagarjuna Venna

CPO & Co-founder, BitSight

Investors

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