Unified Identity Security, Identity is Under Attack & Identity is Security – Andre Durand, David Bradbury, Wendy Wu – ESW #363

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Andre Durand
CEO at Ping Identity

Andre Durand is the founder and CEO of Ping Identity, a leading provider of enterprise identity security serving over half of the Fortune 100 and 3 billion identities worldwide. Thoma Bravo acquired Ping in 2022 then combined with ForgeRock in 2023 to offer more choice and flexibility to address the varied needs of customers worldwide. Prior to founding Ping Identity in 2002, Durand founded Jabber which was acquired by Cisco in 2008.

David Bradbury
Chief Security Officer at Okta

David Bradbury is Chief Security Officer at Okta. As CSO, he leads overall security execution for the organization and his team is responsible for navigating the evolving threat landscape to best protect employees and customers. In addition, he is instrumental in helping Okta’s customers continue to adopt and accelerate Zero Trust security strategies.

Prior to joining Okta, Bradbury was Senior Vice President and Chief Security Officer at Symantec where he led and had global oversight of all cyber security and physical security programs.

Bradbury has built an international reputation for leading and delivering cybersecurity at scale. He has worked across his native Australia, as well as in the United Kingdom and the United States, leading highly-regarded security teams at some of the world’s largest banks, including ABN AMRO, Barclays, Morgan Stanley and the Commonwealth Bank of Australia. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Sydney.

Wendy Wu
Chief Marketing Officer at SailPoint

Wendy Wu is the CMO at SailPoint, bringing over 23 years of experience in B2B enterprise marketing. Prior to joining in 2021, she was Vice President of Marketing at Box, where she led the global demand generation team to fuel the growth of the business as a leading content cloud platform. Before Box, Wendy spent eight years at Google Cloud. While there, she built the demand generation team for the Google Cloud Platform, eventually scaling the global marketing programs to support a multi-billion-dollar business. Before Google, Wendy held various product marketing and marketing leadership roles at Microsoft and other global companies.


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