Meet the Team


Nicos Vekiarides, CEO

Successful entrepreneur, co-founder & CEO of TwinStrata, grew financed, and sold company to EMC. VP of Cloud Technology EMC. Formerly VP Incipient, General Manager HP, VP StorageApps. Active partner Mentors Fund, Advisor, Board Member. B.S. MIT, M.S. Carnegie-Mellon, A.B.D. Carnegie-Mellon

John Bates, CTO

Successful entrepreneur, co-founder & CTO of TwinStrata, grew financed, and sold Twinstrata to EMC. Senior Technical Director at Dell. Formerly, Distinguished Technologist at Hewlett-Packard and Chief Scientist StorageApps. B.Sc. Brown University with focus on AI/ML

Mark Morley, COO

Former CFO Iomega, CFO Encore Computer, responsible for the Treasury dept. at Prime Computer, M&A at Sensormatic, senior staff at Deloitte, served in the United States Army Reserve, Amica Mutual. A.B. and J.D. Boston College, CPA, graduate Harvard Business School

Manny Parasirakis, VP Product Development

Former lead member of the technical staff, Salesforce, Software Architect Demandware, technical Staff Oracle, Software Architect ATG
B.S. Boston College

Dan Geer, Advisor

Well-known cybersecurity expert, multiple startups, Cybersecurity Hall of Fame, Keynote speaker: RSA and Black Hat conferences, Featured in the Financial Times. Dan is recognized for ground-breaking work on the economics of security. B.S.-MIT, D.Sc.-Harvard

Steve MacLellan, Advisor

Advisor, board member, private investor, most recently, SVP Security Solutions and Architecture-Fidelity, and leader of multiple enterprise security, network, and IT risk programs. B.S. Boston College