Amad Fida, CEO
Amad brings over 16 years of experience in security software to Brinqa where he drives the vision and overall business strategy. Previously, he was co-founder and VicePresident of Engineering at Vaau, a visionary company in Compliance and Role Management. While at Vaau Amad architected, developed, and delivered the first version of their flagship product and was responsible for setting the strategic technology and product direction until their acquisition by Sun Microsystems in 2008. While at Sun, Amad led the Identity Compliance and Role Management business in delivering the #1 Role Management product as rated by industry leading analysts.
Hilda Perez, President
Hilda has spent the last 25 years creating world-class enterprise applications targeting fortune 2000 companies. Her strength is in bridging the gap between business solutions and technology and building talented, efficient teams. Hilda’s experience includes building products that became the leader and top revenue generators in their market. Most recently, her role with Sun Microsystems leading the Identity & Access Management business worldwide included all areas of engineering and offshore development. Her leadership and commitment to quality has allowed for a successful career with startups like Waveset Technologies, which was acquired by Sun, as well as established companies like Motorola, Tivoli/IBM and Sun Microsystems.
Will Droste, Chief Technology Officer
Will brings over 20 years of experience in enterprise software development. He has designed, developed, and maintained software platforms for the world’s largest companies. His seminal work in telecom and identity management has been instrumental in driving how many S&P 500 businesses address these functions. His particular passion is in data collection, analytics, on large scale distributed systems. At Arris, he designed and developed a data collection platform for millions of devices, processing nearly 8 billions requests per day.
Syed Abdur, VP of Product Management & Marketing
Syed brings a passion for design thinking and engineering to Brinqa where he leads product management, strategy, and technical marketing. He is responsible for driving the overall strategy and technical direction of Brinqa product lines. His previous experience includes technical software development and delivering large enterprise security applications at Sun Microsystems and Oracle.