Ian L. Paterson is CEO at Plurilock, an advanced cybersecurity company, where he led the initial productization and later commercialization of over 35,000 hours of academic research. As CEO, he raised $5M in early-stage investment and closed the company’s first $1M in revenue from lighthouse customers in the US federal government, critical infrastructure, and financial services.
A serial entrepreneur, Ian was previously founder and CEO of Exapik (acquired by FlashGate), a data monetization marketplace that he bootstrapped from $0 to six figures in recurring revenue over the first six months, processing over a billion data events per month with clients in AdTech, FinTech, and Fortune 1000, and then selling the business after 2 years.
Select Media Appearances
- “Multi-Factor Authentication, New Attacks on 4G and 5G Mobile Networks” Shared Security Podcast, Mar 4, 2019
- “The CyberWire Daily Podcast for 11.8.18“ The CyberWire Daily, Nov 8, 2018
Post loginsecurity“ Secure Talk, August 12, 2018
- “Advanced Biometric Security“ Evolved Radio, Jul 9, 2018
Into replace Common Access Card, DoD starts testing behavior-based authentication“ FedNews Radio, quest July,5 2017
- “Monetizing Data: What’s Really Possible“ Rich Data Summit, Oct