RadarFirst Leadership Team
Mahmood Sher-Jan, CHPC
Chief Executive Officer and Founder
Mahmood Sher-Jan, CHPC
As CEO, Mahmood oversees the strategic direction of RadarFirst. His leadership experience spans start-ups to fortune 500 enterprises. He holds patents in incident management, fraud prevention, and secure identity solutions; Mahmood is the inventor of Radar, an award-winning incident response management platform to automate the assessment and management of privacy and security incidents. He is the winner of Info Security’s 2015 Global Excellence Awards for Product Development/Management Executive of the Year. He holds a BA in Computer Science from the University of Washington and an MBA from University of Redlands.
Chief Financial Officer
As CFO, Ben manages finance and administration at RadarFirst. Ben has served as CEO and COO at several successful Portland technology companies, and was formerly a management consultant with AT Kearney and Andersen Consulting. He brings deep financial, strategic, and operational experience and has a proven track record of building high performing teams, developing efficient operations, and driving profitable growth. Ben has a BA in Computer Science and Film Studies from Dartmouth College, and an MBA from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
Chief Revenue Officer
As CRO, Rob owns the critical role of driving revenue growth for the company. He brings over 30 years of sales and marketing experience across a variety of executive roles combining his familiarity of enterprise business processes with SaaS software technologies to deliver tangible value to customers. He has extensive background in information compliance and information security and is an inventor of several U.S. patents in the fields of information technology governance and auditing. Rob holds a BA from Principia College in Business Administration.
VP of Business Development
Doug has executive responsibility for identifying and creating the framework for strategic alliances, working with leading GRC, Security, Consulting and Technology organizations to complement their solutions with Radar’s patented decision support engine. Doug also has a direct role in creating value for a number of the company’s leading strategic customers and prospects.
Over the past 25+ years, Doug has held senior level sales and sales management positions at the likes of FireEye/Mandiant, Riverbed, iovation, WholeSecurity and FileNet – consistently surpassing sales goals and serving as a trusted advisor to his customers, partners and colleagues. Doug graduated Magna cum Laude with a BA from University of Arizona.
General Counsel, VP of Customer Success, Privacy Officer
Neva brings a business-minded approach to her dual role as General Counsel and Vice President of Customer Success, pairing her love of legal problem-solving with a passion for driving a customer-centric culture. With prior experience as General Counsel at Webtrends, Corporate Counsel and Key Account Executive at Vestas, as well as law firm experience, Neva’s strength is her ability to address RadarFirst’s legal needs while finding customer-oriented solutions for collaborative long-term success. Neva has a JD from UC Berkeley Boalt Hall School of Law, and a BA from the University of San Diego.
VP of Engineering, Security Officer
Andrew is RadarFirst’s engineering leader, bringing a tactical and hands-on approach to the development and leadership of a distributed agile software engineering team, ultimately designing and building SaaS and enterprise applications. Coming from a strong entrepreneurial background including past work with Tripwire, Mentor Graphics, Context, Intergraph, and Fairchild Semiconductor, Andrew focuses on integrating the creative with the technical. Together with his team, Andrew was the recipient of the gold award for product development, management team of the year in 2016 by Info Security’s Global Excellence Awards. Andrew has a BS in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University.