|San Diego State University, BS||1986|
Scott Petry is currently the CEO at Authentic8, which develops a Disposable Browser, a service designed to insulate users’ computers from all forms of web-borne threats. Prior to Authentic8, Scott was the product management director at Google Postini, the leading enterprise-level email security and compliance service.
Mr. Petry founded Postini in 1999 and continued in leadership roles in the company through its acquisition by Google in 2007 for $625 million. Early clients of Postini included Merrill Lynch, Circuit City, and Hormel Foods — the company that makes the canned meat product known as Spam.
Mr. Petry began his career at Apple in the product management group where he worked on the Newton project. He was also a US national team rower and won a bronze medal in the 1987 world championships