Puneet Thapliyal is the CEO and cofounder of TrustedPassage where he heads up overall strategy, direction and product management. He is a seasoned cyber security and networking executive with previous work experiences at Yahoo and Oracle. Puneet is an active member of the OWASP and Cloud Security Alliance where he contributes towards the Software Defined Perimeter (SDP) working group. He has extensive experience with cloud security, building one of the first Firewall As A Service (FAAS) offerings. He holds multiple technology patents including in the areas of Web App Security and Multicast Protocol Congestion Control. He earned an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from HBTI, Kanpur and graduate degree in Computer Science from Rensselaer (RPI), NY.