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This list showcases the top British Columbia based Principal operating in the Security space. If you think a Principal is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Principal Development Engineer of Ping Identity
Principal Development Engineer at Ping Identity.
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About Ping Identity: Ping Identity provides cloud-based identity management software for companies and government organizations.
Principal of Vanedge Capital
Brian Martin is a venture capitalist working with Vanedge Capital, and formerly held senior management positions in the utility sector and early stage software companies. He has a MBA from Queen’s University, is a Registered Professional Engineer (NY State) and is Chartered Financial Analyst.
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About TELUS Ventures, Vanedge Capital: Vanedge Capital focuses on gaming, digital media, and SaaS solutions for small and medium business, enterprise software, and cyber security.
Principal of Vanedge Capital
Amy Rae is a Principal at Vanedge Capital. Rae is the former Vice President & General Manager of Mobile and Social Commerce with Ziplocal (USA) where she was responsible for the development of their local search apps and new digital product rollout. Prior to that she held the position of Director of Business Development at Canpages after they acquired Ziplocal Canada. In this capacity at both companies, she leveraged her deal-making and relationship building skills to attract and broker new partnerships to enhance their online local search businesses. Amy’s previous venture capital experience was as an Associate with JLA Venture Partners (co-managing partner of the Blackberry Partners Fund) where she provided due diligence and investment candidate screening that eventually let to the financing deal that saw the formation of ZipLocal in August 2006. Prior to joining JLA, she was an Analyst with Latitude Partners, a private equity and strategic advisory firm focused on the technology sector. Amy holds a BComm with a finance specialization.
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About Vanedge Capital: Vanedge Capital focuses on gaming, digital media, and SaaS solutions for small and medium business, enterprise software, and cyber security.
Principal, Cloud Solutions Architect & Engineer of Waterbear Cloud
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About Waterbear Cloud: Waterbear Cloud is a cloud automation company helping small enterprises build & manage web application environments on AWS.
Principal of Blackcat Informatics Inc.
Patrick Audley has been involved in a series of startups starting in the Internet dialup wars and ranging into cryptography, biometrics, telephony, genetics and boats. Yes, boats.
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About Blackcat Informatics Inc., Mobio Technologies: Bespoke high performance computing and management consulting.