Dave Asprey

Vice President of Cloud Security, Trend Micro, Inc.

Dave Asprey brings more than 15 years experience to his position of Vice President of Cloud Security at Trend Micro. In this role, Mr. Asprey helps to shape the company’s cloud strategy, focusing specifically on expanding a Cloud Security Alliance partner ecosystem; participating in cloud security organizations; and cultivating Trend Micro partnerships with cloud security vendors. Prior to joining Trend Micro, Mr. Asprey was an Entrepreneur in Residence at Trinity Ventures, focused on early stage investment opportunities with companies in the cloud and virtualization markets. Previously, he served as Vice President of Technology and Business and Corporate Development at Blue Coat Systems. He also served as Vice President of Marketing and Technology Strategy at UK-based virtual appliance company Zeus Technology. Other professional roles have included Director of Product Management for Acceleration and WAN Optimization NetScaler and, when that company was acquired by Citrix, responsibility for strategic planning for Citrix’s virtualization business unit, reporting directly to the CTO. He was also held senior management positions at Speedera Networks (now Akamai); Exodus Communications (now Savvis); and the University of California at Santa Cruz. Dave Asprey holds degrees in computer science from the University of California, Santa Barbara and holds a master of business administration degree from the University of Pennsylvania’s Wharton School of Business. Past speaking engagements include: Interop/Las Vegas & NYC; RSA Conference/China; Cloud Expo East & West; SD Security Forum; Structure Big Data; Pacific Northwest Cloud Summit; Cloud Computing Conference at NAB;