When it comes to bringing new technologies to market and making money with them, there are actually few who have proven they can do so better than Charles Leaver. He has been involved in every aspect of the high-tech and mobile markets since his tech career started more than 35 years ago. That means he has managed to gain and securing secure patents for new technological advances. He also has demonstrated an ability to devise and successfully execute very complex business plans, as well as to raise copious amounts of capital and to build out innovative, cutting-edge organizations, often from scratch. He is well-known for his ability to start up companies and build them into something special.
When it comes to his current specialty, which is cybersecurity, Chuck Leaver certainly is bullish on the future. He also believes most investors agree with his assessment. In addition to the current level of security needed due to the prevalence of hacking, Charles believes the “Internet of Things” will bring with it a whole new range of opportunities for innovators in the cybersecurity field. He believes every system, especially at each and every endpoint, which refers to where data goes and is used, is different by design, and that security must be specialized for each system.
With Charles Leaver’s extensive experience in the field, cybersecurity specialty company Ziften is in a great position to make strides over the next phase of the technological revolution. If one gazes at the arc of his career, it is easy to see why Charles Leaver was chosen to be the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of cybersecurity giant Ziften.