Sean Leach is VP of Technology at Fastly, where he focuses on driving the product and technology strategy, security and network research, as well as evangelizing Fastly globally. He joined Fastly in 2014, building out the Security and Product organizations. He also launched the Compute product line and led the vision and strategy for the Signal Sciences acquisition.
Sean was previously the CTO of Verisign’s Security business, where he provided vision and strategic direction along with product and technical architecture. Sean worked with the technology leadership team at Verisign to foster and create new products and services across the entire company, including productizing the various technology and research projects within Verisign Labs. In addition, he was the primary evangelist for the company, frequently speaking at various industry events and with reporters, analysts and customers.
Previous to that, Sean led technology and engineering at UltraDNS before selling the business to Neustar. Post acquisition Sean led product and technology as well as evangelism for Neustar’s Infrastructure and Security business.