Leadership Team

A team of highly accomplished industry veterans with diverse expertise-technology leadership, security prowess, serial entrepreneurship and engineering excellence focused on driving the enterprise security agenda and making security a strategic business enabler for accelerated growth.

Board of Directors

Advisory Board

Samir Shah

CEO – Aurionpro

Samir is the CEO of Cyberinc and Aurionpro, its parent organization. With over 20 years of experience in leadership roles, Samir has established a track record of scaling and accelerating business growth for technology businesses. Since 1998, Samir has been advancing Aurionpro’s vision of becoming one of the world’s most respected and innovative technology companies. He has led several key initiatives in Aurionpro, including establishing the company’s North America presence in 2005, driving and successfully integrating its strategic acquisitions across the years. In 2008, Samir leveraged one such acquisition to start the Enterprise Security business at Aurionpro. He helped scale the business to make Aurionpro the preferred partner of choice, for Identity and Access Management (IAM), for Fortune 500 corporations. More recently, with the vision of empowering enterprises in their fight against escalating cyberattacks, and with acquisition of silicon valley based Spikes Security, Samir is leading Cyberinc to expand on its market leading position.

Samir is passionate about driving innovations in cybersecurity, banking and payments and has previously served on the boards of PaySimple and PriorityCommerce – innovators in Payments industry. Samir holds an engineering degree in computer science and an MBA in finance and lives in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Swapnil Mehta

President

As the President of Cyberinc, Swapnil heads the Identity Management business and is primarily responsible for driving the design and development of IAM products, solution accelerators, and reusable components/IPs, along with identifying deliverable assets that can be leveraged to enhance future client delivery.

Swapnil, a veteran in the field of Identity & Access Management has enormous experience in designing and implementing Access Management solutions for more than 10 years. Being highly recognized by Oracle for his expertise in information security, Swapnil has been awarded the Oracle Deputy CTO and Oracle Executive Advisor titles. Swapnil has a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and a Master’s degree in Chemistry from the Birla Institute of Technology and Science.

Romi Randhawa

Chief Strategy Officer

Romi serves as Chief Strategy Officer and is responsible for all strategic sales and revenue growth initiatives at Cyberinc. He has more than 25 years of high technology management experience and has developed valuable relationships with HP and other OEM’s across a career spent forging strategic partnerships. In his current role, Romi is responsible for leading the company’s overall strategy, including launching products and solutions with various strategic Channel partners, as well as, managing OEM relationships worldwide.

Prior to working at Cyberinc, Romi established HPM Inc., in 1994. The goal was to provide services for mid-market customers in the Commercial and Enterprise space. As the company grew, it incorporated hardware enterprise solutions from various OEM’s. While HPM held a strong footprint in the Bay Area, it also provided service to clients across the United States. Romi served as president of the HP SMB council from 2010 to 2012, providing key information for joint go-to-market strategy in the emerging space. In February of 2014, HPM Networks became a wholly owned subsidiary of CANCOM.

After the successful merger with CANCOM, Romi stayed on as CEO of the newly formed company, focusing on Integral System Integration, while leading the company’s strategy as a key cloud transformation partner for its customers. In September of 2016, Romi left CANCOM to pursue other interests. Prior to establishing HPM, Romi spent four years as a sales executive with MicroAge Computers. He also served four years in the U.S. Marines as a data analyst.

Branden Spikes

Technology Evangelist

Branden Spikes, technology expert had founded Spikes Security (now merged with Aurionpro’s Security division to form Cyberinc) in 2012, with a mission to stop rampant cybercrime and solve the most pressing engineering challenge of our time – information security. Prior to starting the company, Branden spent 20 years designing and building high performance, highly secure IT systems.

He has served as the technology right hand of Elon Musk for over 15 years at Zip2, PayPal, Tesla, and SpaceX, where he helped pioneer, architect, and build some extraordinary technology. Having been mentored by one of the world’s top entrepreneurs, Branden brings experience, perspective, and a unique skill set to his role as Technology Evangelist at Cyberinc.

Eric Sullivan

VP – Engineering

Eric Sullivan comes with 20 years of engineering leadership experience and a deep background in networking and information security. He has built and scaled engineering teams from early start-ups through established multinationals, leading the adoption of agile methodologies and geo-diverse team management.

In his previous role as the VP of Engineering for Artemis Internet, he assembled the team that designed and shipped a next-generation continuous vulnerability assessment system. As the Senior Engineering Director at Nokia, he built a line of firewall and intrusion prevention appliances that grew to over $200 million in annual sales. His prior experience includes Ipsilon Networks, Network Equipment Technologies, Adaptive Corporation, First Pacific Networks and Digital Communications Associates. Sullivan holds an EECS (Electrical Engineering & Computer Sciences) degree from the University of California at Berkeley.

Ravi Boppe

VP – Solution Delivery  

Ravi heads delivery of Cyberinc’s Identity Management solutions and is primarily responsible for delivering the products, tools and services related to security strategy, identity governance, access Management, directory services, and API security.

Ravi brings more than 20 years of IT experience into delivering solutions and has been involved with security and identity management solutions for more than 15 years. Ravi has been recognized by Oracle as one of their Deputy CTOs and is very hands-on with technology and designing solutions that ensures Cyberinc’s offerings related to security are the best of the breed. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology, and a M.S. and Ph.D from Virginia Tech.

Mike Nelsey

Managing Director – UK

As Managing Director, UK & Europe at Cyberinc, Mike ensures the company trades successfully within its core business, whilst developing existing and new partnerships within the European market.

Prior to joining Cyberinc, Mike gained great experience within the banking industry. He held various management positions within IT, training, operations and lending. This knowledge and experience combined with over 25 years’ experience working across numerous markets and industries, has enabled Mike to develop an excellent portfolio of expertise, which reflects in Cyberinc’s approach and success.

Jarrod Oakley

Managing Director – ANZ

Jarrod comes with a security background and brings a deep understanding of technology and how it relates back to business objectives. He has extensive experience in selling and delivering identity, access and security solutions across the UK, US and APAC regions. Jarrod drives the sales and business development function for Cyberinc in ANZ. He is responsible for establishing and leading the operations of the legal entity; development of a new security services business and delivery of security projects and initiatives.

In his previous role, Jarrod was in-charge of driving the strategic direction of the security services business in Australia, and with help from the broader team he has identified, sold and lead delivery for some of the most innovative security solutions. Jarrod started his career as a Security Engineer with a boutique security firm in Melbourne, Australia and over the past 13 years he has been associated with Salt Group, Sena Systems and Aurionpro. Jarrod has a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from Monash University, Melbourne.

Board of Directors

Advisory Board