Ken Schneider leads Symantec Ventures where he is Vice President, Fellow with a focus on driving innovation. He was previously Chief Technology Officer of the Enterprise Security Group responsible for technology architecture, integration, business development, and business operations.
Prior to Symantec, Schneider served as CTO and VP Operations at Brightmail, the leading anti-spam company acquired by Symantec. Schneider also founded South Beach Software, a software and consulting
company developing professional video products.
He also held engineering positions at Integrated Systems and Johns Hopkins APL. Schneider received an MS mechanical engineering from UC Berkeley and a BS engineering from Swarthmore College.