As Vice President Human Resources, Roy Patel is responsible for all functions that touch nCipher Security’s most important asset: its people. He is deeply committed to the need to continuously engage, motivate and develop employees whilst maintaining a pragmatic approach to business improvement and the achievement of overall financial goals. Roy joined nCipher upon its acquisition by Entrust Datacard, where he continues to hold the position of Vice President Human Resources.
Roy’s areas of expertise include delivering leadership development initiatives at operational and strategic levels, transformative organizational development, culture building, talent acquisition and implementation of HR infrastructure and compensation. Roy has extensive international Human Resources Management experience including regional responsibilities across Europe, Asia Pacific and the Americas having held leadership roles at companies including Gemalto and Schlumberger. Roy holds a master’s in business administration from the University of the West of England and is a trained and qualified executive coach. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development.
As Vice President Legal, Loni is responsible for all nCipher Security’s legal matters. Previous he served as Vice President Legal, Americas for Thales eSecurity and for Vormetric, which was acquired by Thales in 2016. Prior to this he served as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Entropic Communications; Vice President and Deputy General Counsel for Trident Microsystems; and General Counsel for Versant Corporation. Loni has also held outside counsel positions with FLEX of Fenwick & West LLP and with Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati.
Loni is a member of the State Bar of California. He received his Bachelor of Law from the University of Alberta and his Master of Law in Intellectual Property from Santa Clara University. He also holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree.
As Vice President Operations for nCipher Security Gwen oversees the ongoing business operations within the company, delivering business excellence and driving customer loyalty. Her responsibilities also include functional management of global supply chain, order fulfilment and delivery and Commercial Operations. Gwen is an experienced leader with more than 25 years global experience in the technology industry. Prior to joining nCipher, Gwen held leadership roles that were responsible for customer engagement and optimizing sales productivity with Thales, Racal Datacom, Siemens, and Nokia.
Gwen holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Miami School of Business.
Peter is an experienced international sales leader who combines strong communication and motivational skills with an excellent track record in building high performing teams and delivering significant growth across multiple geographies. He has enjoyed a successful career in technology spanning over 25 years including significant periods at Dell, Compaq, HP and Thales eSecurity.
For the last ten years, Peter has been focused on the cybersecurity marketplace, helping businesses to protect their valuable data. He understands the commercial benefits of a strong security posture and knows how to engage the market with a strong value proposition. From his extensive travel around the globe he has developed a knowledge of many diverse markets as well as an understanding of customers' real issues and getting to grips with the differences between the local versus the universal.
Nick is an experienced engineering leader with a proven track record having spent more than 25 years delivering engineering capability and growth in high-end security and related technologies. He leads nCipher Security’s engineering organization, developing leading edge information and application security products which meet rigorous security standards and are suitable for deployment in the enterprise, private, hybrid and public clouds.
Nick has led globally distributed engineering organizations as well as major engineering projects spanning the UK, Europe, and the USA in a range of commercial and government activities. Highly skilled in many aspects of engineering and technology, specifically software and cryptography, Nick has contributed to the global accomplishments of the nShield product line. He is a change agent and has spearheaded the successful deployment of lean/agile methodology into the nShield development cycle.
Peter Galvin is Vice President Strategy and Marketing at nCipher Security where he is responsible for providing the company’s vision and strategic leadership. He drives the vision for key functional areas including product management, communications, sales enablement, business development and brand and marketing operations to achieve the company’s business and financial growth objectives.
Peter brings more than 20 years of experience in strategic marketing in the technology industry having previously held senior leadership roles with security, mobile and internet infrastructure companies including Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer at Thales eSecurity, Chief Marketing Officer at Proofpoint, SVP Marketing and Products at Openwave, and VP and General Manager at Inktomi. He also has global experience in leading corporate marketing, channel marketing, product marketing and product line portfolio strategy. Peter holds a Master of Business Administration, Marketing, from Clark University in Worcester, MA.
Dean Vincent is a seasoned Chief Financial Officer with more than 20 years of financial leadership experience. In his role at nCipher Security, Dean leads a team of finance professionals around the globe providing strategic, operational and analytical insight to the business. He brings a wealth of experience to the business having held senior financial leadership roles in the aerospace, defense and service industries and had a leadership role in the acquisition of nCipher Security by Entrust Datacard (2019).
As General Manager, nCipher Security, Cindy leads a world-class team of security professionals who empower world-leading organizations by delivering trust, integrity and control to their business critical information and applications.
With a proven track record of leading and directing high growth, profitable data security organizations, Cindy served as CEO Thales eSecurity, President Thales eSecurity, Inc. and Vice President Global Strategy and Marketing for Thales eSecurity over the past 15 years. She established Thales eSecurity as a world leader in data security and market leader in hardware security modules and had a leadership role in three major acquisitions undertaken by Thales: nCipher (2008) and more recently Vormetric (2016) and Gemalto (2019), as well as the acquisition of nCipher Security by Entrust Datacard (2019).
Prior to Thales, Cindy served as Vice President of the Product Division for Racal Data Group, managing the product operations in the Americas. She holds a bachelor's degree in business from University of Miami and an MBA from Lewis University in Chicago, Illinois.