Pravin Kothari is the founder and CEO of CipherCloud. Pravin founded CipherCloud in 2010, when he recognized that explosive growth of the cloud was disrupting enterprise IT, but security technologies had not kept pace and enterprises were losing control over their sensitive data. Pravin is a security visionary with more than 20 years of experience building industry-leading companies and bringing innovative products to market. He was the Founder & CTO of Agiliance, a leading Security Risk Management company, and Co-founder & VP Engineering of ArcSight, a leading security company, which was acquired by HP for $1.6 billion. Previously, Pravin was Co-founder & Chief Architect at Impresse Corporation and also held technical leadership positions at Verity, Attachmate, and Tata Consultancy Services. Pravin holds over a dozen patents in security technologies and is the inventor behind CipherCloud’s groundbreaking cloud encryption technology.