Fellow, VP Technology, Symantec
Paul is CTO of the endpoint security division of Symantec, responsible for cloud-hosted infrastructures, telemetry, endpoint management, encryption, systems management, protection and storage. Previous to this role, he was CTO of Symantec’s Consumer Business Unit and the Norton product line.
He has represented Symantec in industry organizations such as the OpenGroup, Distributed Management Task Force where he was board member and chair of the User and Security working groups, and customer-industry councils. Paul is currently Symantec’s board member to the Open Identity Exchange and OpenID Foundation as well as board observer for Symantec VC investments. He has numerous inventions and patents in his fields of expertise.
Before joining Symantec, Paul was president of a private corporation developing software for measurement and analysis of stochastic data, catering to government agencies, global aerospace and technology firms.
Paul has a Master of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Caltech, and a Bachelor of Science degree from UCLA.