Katy Coffey

Katy Coffey

Chief Financial Officer

Katy Coffey is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of WatchGuard. In this role, Katy is responsible for guiding business performance through financial planning and analysis (FP&A), optimizing and providing world-class support to the organization, and contributing to the M&A process.

Katy is an experienced professional, spending the majority of her career in the technology industry. Before becoming the WatchGuard CFO, she spent 4 years as the corporate controller. Prior to joining WatchGuard, Katy was the director of finance at Glowforge, a hardware start-up in Seattle. Prior to that, she spent 6 years at Tableau Software, building a best-in-class accounting department and supporting their IPO and SOX implementation. She began her career in public accounting at Ernst & Young.

Katy holds a Masters in Accountancy from Gonzaga University.

Executive Team

Prakash Panjwani, Chief Executive Officer

Katy Coffey, Chief Financial Officer

Corey Nachreiner, Chief Security Officer

Sean Price, SVP of Worldwide Sales

Wayson Vannatta, Chief Information Officer

Jack Waters, SVP of Engineering

Shane Watkins, SVP & Global Head of People

Michelle Welch, Chief Marketing Officer & SVP of Business Strategy

Simon Yeo, SVP of Operations

Andrew Young, Chief Product Officer & SVP of Product Management



Board of Directors

Sandy Gill

Prakash Panjwani

Juan Santamaría

Alex Slusky