DigiCert Chief Technology Officer Dan Timpson is responsible for the company's technology strategy and plays a key role in leading the security industry by advising companies on securing their IoT deployments. At DigiCert, Timpson's team is constantly working to simplify certificate management for the company's customers and strengthen the security of DigiCert's systems against evolving threats. Additionally, Timpson contributes strategic oversight and program management to DigiCert's products, platforms and features.
Prior to joining DigiCert, Timpson worked for Microsoft Corporation, where he managed a Security Development Lifecycle (SDL) team to evaluate the security of Microsoft software. Before that, Timpson managed a team at Novell that tested identity and access management systems and their underlying PKI framework. Timpson has a BS in Computer Science & Information Technology and an MBA from Westminster College.