Leadership

SecureAuth's executives combine extensive leadership, technology and management experience with a track record of continued customer success.

Ahmed Rubaie

Ahmed Rubaie

Ahmed Rubaie is responsible for scaling the company's growth, profitability and strategic differentiation in the marketplace as a leader in continuous identity security.

As a global technology veteran with extensive executive management experience in both publicly-traded and private companies, Rubaie led the growth and transformation of several global companies in the software domain, including security. He has extensive experience in SaaS and other business models across a wide array of scale.  Rubaie also serves as Executive Chairman of Crownpeak Technology, and is an advisor to K1 Investment Management.

Over the last 30 years, Rubaie’s career has included Coopers & Lybrand, BHP, Avery Dennison, Ariba, Fortinet, and Sitecore.

Rubaie holds a bachelor's degree in economics and management from Albion College in Albion, MI, and a JD from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law. He lives in the Bay Area and has been involved with various professional, industry, and civic organizations.  

SecureAuth Chief of Staff

Ankur Ahlowalia

Ankur Ahlowalia is Chief of Staff to the CEO at SecureAuth. In this role, Ahlowalia will lead revenue operations, enablement and other strategic initiatives to help drive the company’s growth. He brings 20 years of experience within the high tech and software industry with roles in revenue operations, enablement, marketing, product management, finance and engineering.

Ahlowalia joins Secureauth from Apttus, where he was Senior Vice President of Sales Operations and Enablement. While there, his contributions helped the company achieve hyper growth in bookings within 3 years and become a leader in quote-to-cash.

Prior to Apttus, Ahlowalia was the Vice President of Sales Operations at Saba Software where he played a vital role in helping Saba transform from Perpetual to a SaaS company. Ahlowalia started his career at Motorola and is a graduate of the Motorola Business leadership development program.

Ahlowalia holds engineering degrees in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and Electronics & Communications from Manipal Institute of Technology.  

Rich Gibsen

Rich Gibsen

Rich Gibsen is a product management expert with more than 20 years in the software industry. His experience includes leading product management teams in designing and developing on-premises and cloud-based software for the retail, healthcare, and public-sector market segments. 

Gibsen combines his unique experience in leading professional services and product groups in technology companies – together with an acute awareness of the customer experience– to inspire and motivate product teams to anticipate and deliver solutions that not only meet customer needs, but exceed expectations. 

Prior to SecureAuth, Gibsen held leadership roles at Aspect Software, Island Pacific, TASER International and JDA Software among others. He holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Humboldt State University and lives in Phoenix Arizona.

Justin Dolly

Justin Dolly

Justin Dolly is Chief Security Officer and Chief Operating Officer at SecureAuth. Dolly brings 20 years of experience in advanced IT, infrastructure, web, application and product security, risk management, network engineering and design as well as leading IT and customer success initiatives at multiple companies. In his role, Dolly will oversee information security, infrastructure, DevOps and information technology. 

Dolly comes to SecureAuth from Malwarebytes where he served as Chief Security Officer and CIO. Prior to Malwarebytes, he was Chief Security and Privacy Officer at Jawbone. While there he led the company’s privacy and security initiatives. Prior to that, he was Chief Information Security Officer at ServiceNow, and served as VMware's first Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). While at VMware he led the company’s initiative to create an information security program. Dolly also worked in technology leadership roles at Kaiser Permanente, CNET/CBS Interactive, Macromedia and Wells Fargo. 

Dolly holds a bachelor’s degree from Maynooth University and has served on the board of directors for several companies. 

Rohit Khanna

Rohit Khanna

Rohit Khanna, Chief Customer Officer at SecureAuth, has more than two decades of experience in security, business to business integration and infrastructure management solutions. He is a results-driven leader with a successful track record in solving customer challenges through technological innovation. At SecureAuth, he has guided the business vision in delivering the best possible user experience while maximizing protection, productivity and profitability. In making the digital world a safer place, he has helped SecureAuth reset the standard for what customers deserve from their identity security and access control solutions. 

Khanna came to SecureAuth from Trax technologies (Big Data analytics), where as a Chief Customer Success Officer, he led a global customer success (professional services, managed services, technical support and renewals) team. Prior to that, Khanna served as Executive Vice President of Global Strategy and Corporate Development for SEEBURGER AG where he led Americas P&L and started a new global channel and alliances group that extended the company's business integration platform into new vertical markets resulting in three folds annual revenue growth. Earlier, Khanna worked with SecureAuth CEO Jeff Kukowski at Axway as SVP of global services, and he has more than 15 years of additional experience in business-to-business integration, managed file transfer, infrastructure management and enterprise application integration with Cyclone Commerce, Peregrine Systems, Harbinger, and Premenos.

Khanna earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer and Information Sciences from San Francisco State University and an MBA in Telecommunications from the University of San Francisco School of Management. He has continued his executive education with a Product Innovation & Negotiation certification from Harvard Business School.  

Thomas R. Moyes

Thomas R. Moyes

Thomas R. Moyes is Chief Financial Officer at SecureAuth. He has spent much of his 25 years of experience in finance, strategic planning and accounting working with high-growth technology companies. He also worked in the broadcast industry and in the commercial and investment banking industry. In his role, Moyes will oversee and direct all financial operations of the company, in addition to business affairs and legal. 

Moyes comes to SecureAuth from K1 Investments where he served as CFO Advisor for the private equity firm. Prior to K1, he spent 8 years as CFO and COO at RevShare and AdMore, two brands in the Carlyle Group and HIG Capital portfolio. He led efforts to turn around the company and grow it—and was instrumental in the successful sale in 2016. Prior to that, Moyes was CFO at Medicor, where he oversaw the initial public offering of the company and was a key player in the international M&A activity of the publicly-traded medical technology company. Before that, he held the post of CFO at Ascent Media Networks. He served as director of finance at The Walt Disney Company for nearly a decade, and as VP of finance and accounting for Columbia Tri Star International TV, now part of Sony. Moyes also spent four years in commercial and investment banking on Wall Street with Bankers Trust Company. 

Moyes holds undergraduate degrees in Philosophy and Economics from Occidental College and received his MBA from The Wharton School. He serves on several company board of directors.  

Edgardo Artusi

Edgardo Artusi

Edgardo Artusi joins SecureAuth from Loyal Solutions, where he was their Chief Executive Officer and was responsible for the turnaround of the company strategy from a Java Boutique Tailor Made Software Factory to a product oriented EQMS Company for LATAM market. He has also held several engineering leadership roles at Sisdam Technologies, where he oversaw every technical matter and strategic decision related to market and product evolution. Under Artusi, his team implemented software development processes for performance and efficiency improvement, managed the capacity planning and costs estimation for change and defined the change management plan and migration strategies. Artusi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering from Universidad de Belgrano in Buenos Aires. 

Stephen Cox

Stephen Cox

Stephen Cox is a technology veteran with nearly 20 years in the IT industry, including 10 years experience leading software development teams in the security industry. A key player in some of the most influential IT security firms in the world, he is recognized as an expert in identity, network and endpoint threat detection, as well as an accomplished software architect.
 
As Vice President and Chief Security Architect at SecureAuth, Stephen is helping to establish identity as the third pillar of security and the mission to eliminate identity-related breaches. Previously, Stephen has served as technical lead of the Endpoint and FireEye-as-a-Service development teams at FireEye/Mandiant. These teams specialized in forensics and endpoint event monitoring as part of the FireEye HX platform. Before Mandiant, Stephen was at RSA NetWitness, as principal developer of NetWitness Spectrum, served a number of years at VeriSign in support of the DNS Resolution Operations team, and also in various software development roles at Northrop Grumman and America Online.
 
Stephen holds a Master of Science in Software Engineering and a Bachelor of Science in Integrative Studies, both from George Mason University.

Holly Gibeaut

Holly Gibeaut

Holly Gibeaut is General Counsel at SecureAuth. In her role, she is responsible for providing legal guidance to the company and oversees its global corporate, commercial, intellectual property, and regulatory legal affairs. She is an efficient and detail-oriented problem solver with a demonstrated ability to proactively mitigate risk while carrying out forward-thinking action plans to enhance profitability. 

Gibeaut brings over 13 years of legal and operational experience at technology companies, most recently with Aspect Software, a market leader in both premise and cloud-based contact center and customer engagement platforms. Prior to that, she served as Assistant General Counsel at TASER International (now AXON) where she partnered with executive management to shift the company from a weapon manufacturer to a SaaS technology solution provider. While at TASER, Gibeaut oversaw the company’s compliance and regulatory affairs, brand protection, litigation matters and acted as the lead negotiator on large procurement contracts with major public safety agencies across the US and internationally. 

Gibeaut began her legal career with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in Washington, D.C. and then later served as an Assistant Attorney General for the State of Arizona under Janet Napolitano before entering into private practice, acting in numerous roles as a skilled commercial litigator. Having a passion for public service, Gibeaut serves as a volunteer Court Appointed Special Advocate for Children in the Maricopa County, Arizona foster care system. She holds a B.A. from the University of Arizona, and a J.D. from George Washington University Law School.