With a widely varied tech career that started in 1982, Chuck Leaver has experience as an entrepreneur and a senior executive, but he also has experience in sales and management and he has been an advisor in a number of tech sectors, including the mobile and media sectors.
Before he became CEO for cyber security giant Ziften, Charles Leaver served as their Chairman for some time. Prior to that, he was a Partner with Trellis Partners, a venture capital firm based in Austin, Texas. He is acknowledged for being highly skilled and knowledgeable in all aspects of tech and cyber security. Chuck is also highly regarded for his ability to successfully push companies into the edge of technology and moving them into new and more lucrative markets.
Charles Leaver came into the tech security business through his ownership, management and operation of technologically advanced lottery systems all over the world, including some in South America, Asia and Europe. Bullish on the future, Chuck has confidence that the opportunities for his industry are vast, especially with the “Internet of Things” taking shape and driving massive growth.