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We are building a comprehensive agenda jam packed with technical content that will help you gain a deeper understanding of our products, solutions and ultimately enable you to secure your organisation’s journey with Barracuda. Please come back to this page where we will update you on agenda and speakers.

Confirmed Speakers so far:

BJ Jenkins - President & CEO

BJ joined Barracuda Networks in November 2012 and has presided over many landmark moments in its history. His leadership was integral to the company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, as well as the strategic acquisitions of SignNow, Intronis, Sonian and PhishLine. Under the ownership of private equity investment firm Thoma Bravo, LLC, his vision continues to inspire the business in its ambition to be a trusted and continuous partner in organizations journey to defend against cyber attacks. BJ graduated from the University of Illinois in engineering and went on to earn his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Hatem Naguib - Chief Operating Officer

Hatem joined Barracuda Networks in 2016, bringing more than 25 years’ experience of building and delivering innovative products in enterprise software, cloud services, data center virtualization, software defined networking, and security. Hatem has global responsibility for Barracuda’s complete portfolio of award-winning, cloud enabled security products. Under his leadership, his team has successfully launched several offerings in Email, Network and Application security and integrated products.

Klaus Gheri – Vice President, Network Security

Dr. Klaus Gheri is Vice President Network Security and General Manager for Barracuda's Network Security Business. Prior to the acquisition of Austrian based firewall company phion AG by Barracuda Networks, Inc. in late 2009 Klaus served as phion’s CTO and co-founder responsible for product and technology strategy and strategic business relationships. Klaus has over 14 years of experience working in the security area and has spoken at many of the leading national and international security events. Klaus works out of Barracuda's European R&D headquarters in Innsbruck, Austria.

Tim Jefferson – Senior Vice President, Data, Network and Application Security

Tim serves as SVP, Data, Network and Application Security for Barracuda. He is responsible for the strategy and business development around Barracuda’s public cloud offerings, which are currently deployable in AWS, Azure, and the Google Cloud platform. Prior to joining Barracuda, he served as Head of Business Development, Security and Networking at Amazon Web Services (AWS) where he led go-to-market initiatives for AWS security and networking services. Tim has more than 18 years’ experience in the high-tech industry spanning leadership roles in operations, product development, marketing, and sales.