Andrew Young

Andrew Young

Senior Vice President of Product Management

Andrew Young has more than 20 years of experience bringing security hardware and software products and SaaS services to market, including more than 10 years of progressive product management expertise. He most recently served as senior vice president of Identity Protection at Gemalto, managing the Enterprise, eBanking and Trusted Identity segments. Prior to that, Young spent 11 years with SafeNet in a variety of senior product management roles for IPsec and SSL VPN, high-speed encryption, and Identity and Authentication. Before that, he managed engineering teams at Rainbow Technologies, a leader in enterprise security products. Andrew studied Mechanical Engineering at California Polytechnic University in San Luis Obispo.


Executive Team

Prakash Panjwani, Chief Executive Officer

Richard Barber, Chief Financial Officer

Corey Nachreiner, Chief Technology Officer

Wayson Vannatta, Chief Information Officer

Shari McLaren, Senior Vice President, Operations

Sean Price, Senior Vice President of Sales

Jack Waters, Senior Vice President of Engineering

Michelle Welch, Senior Vice President of Marketing

Andrew Young, Senior Vice President of Product Management



Board of Directors

Benjamin Ball

Sandy Gill

Alex Slusky

Prakash Panjwani

About WatchGuard

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