Josh is a technologist with a strong background in entrepreneurship, cybersecurity, and anti-fraud technology. As Chief Security Officer of DigitalOcean, he leads trust and security, where his team tackles some of the most impactful fraud and abuse challenges on the Internet. Prior to joining DigitalOcean, he created the security organization at Rapid7, as part of their product leadership team.
Josh is deeply connected to the security community, and has extensive experience managing security teams, overseeing major clients at large managed service providers, and starting privacy and security-related programs across technology, health care, telecommunication, and Federal financial service firms. Additionally, he is deeply involved in the entrepreneurial community, with experience engaging with startups at every stage of maturity.
Josh earned his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maryland and his MBA from the Sloan School of Management at MIT.