The Qualys Cloud Platform and its integrated apps help businesses simplify security operations and lower the cost of compliance by delivering critical security intelligence on demand and automating the full spectrum of auditing, compliance and protection for IT systems and web applications.
Founded in 1999, Qualys has established strategic partnerships with leading managed service providers and consulting organizations including Accenture, BT, Cognizant Technology Solutions, Deutsche Telekom, Fujitsu, HCL, HP Enterprise, IBM, Infosys, NTT, Optiv, SecureWorks, Tata Communications, Verizon and Wipro. The company is also a founding member of the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA).
Our experienced executive team brings decades of experience in top security, technology, and Fortune 500 companies.
Demonstrating a unique mix of technical vision, marketing and business acumen, Philippe Courtot has repeatedly built innovative companies into industry leaders. As CEO of Qualys, Philippe has worked with thousands of companies to improve their IT security and compliance postures. Philippe received the SC Magazine Editor’s Award in 2004 for bringing on demand technology to the network security industry and for co-founding the CSO Interchange to provide a forum for sharing information in the security industry.
As Chief Product Officer at Qualys, Sumedh oversees worldwide engineering, development and product management for the Qualys software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform and integrated suite of security and compliance applications. A core systems and database engineer, Sumedh started at Qualys in 2003, architecting and delivering Qualys’ PCI compliance platform to meet the Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) requirements.
As the Chief Financial Officer of Qualys, Melissa leads all elements of the company's finance organization, including finance, accounting, investor relations, treasury and tax. She brings 20 years experience as a strategic financial executive working with technology companies on areas including corporate finance, investor relations, treasury, financial planning and analysis, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate governance.
As Chief Marketing Officer, Dan heads strategy, brand, corporate communications, demand generation and other go-to-market initiatives. His extensive experience and deep technical background make him uniquely suited to drive new market opportunities, alliances and initiatives for Qualys worldwide.
Rima joined VeriSign as part of its acquisition of Signio, where she served as Director of Human Resources, spearheading employee practices and all other aspects of HR. She also led the Human Resources departments at NetObjects, Inc. and Verity, Inc. where she played an integral role in taking both companies through a public offering.
Laurie leads the Field Operations team for the Americas region. In this role, she works with regional leaders to provide customers with solutions that help them secure their digital transformation efforts. She also builds technology partnerships with customers that guide and shape the direction and vision of the Qualys Cloud Platform.
As Senior Vice President of Engineering and Cloud Operations, Dilip is responsible for leading Qualys’ broad security product portfolio, including product development, platform engineering, DevOps, site reliability engineering, and cloud operations. Dilip started at Qualys in 2016 to drive Qualys’ own internal digital transformation efforts.
As Vice President of Global Customer Support, Mustafa leads technical support, customer service, technical project management, documentation and training globally. He is a long-time open source technology enthusiast with more than 20 years of industry experience as a developer and in leading enterprise tech support organizations spanning entrepreneurship and the electronics manufacturing industry.
Bruce leads the Qualys legal team and oversees vital regulatory and governmental relations efforts. Bruce previously served as general counsel and corporate secretary at IntelePeer, Inc.; Openwave Systems, Inc.; iPass, Inc.; and AuraServ Communications. Also, he was senior vice president of federal relations and regulatory law for US WEST Communications, and vice president of public policy and external affairs for MediaOne.
Karun leads Qualys' worldwide strategic alliances and channel partnerships with MSSP's, VAS partners, consultants and resellers. A computer engineer with a passion for cybersecurity, he has been at Qualys since 2013, supporting and helping grow its business with channel partners globally. Today, Qualys powers security and compliance solutions for the majority of MSSP’s in Gartner's Magic Quadrant for Managed Security Services.