Varun BadwharCo-founder and CEO
Varun Badhwar is the co-founder and CEO of RedLock, a venture-backed startup in the cloud infrastructure security space and finalist for Most Innovative Startup at the RSA 2017 conference in San Francisco. Prior to founding RedLock, Varun co-founded CipherCloud where he oversaw product strategy and worldwide field operations. Previously, he was responsible for ensuring the security of the Force.com ecosystem at Salesforce, which included over 1500 partner applications. Varun was also a consultant within the Risk Advisory Services practice at KPMG, where he advised Fortune 500 Clients on managing IT security and privacy, operational risks, and alignment with overall business strategy. Varun earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, and is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and a Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT). He is widely recognized as a subject matter expert on cloud security and is regularly invited to speak at global industry conferences.