Ed Macnair is CEO and brings 30 years of sales and business development expertise in the technology and IT security industry to Censornet. He has a proven entrepreneurial track record of successfully developing technology companies and leads the company’s sales, marketing and product strategy.
Ed joined Censornet to accelerate the company’s product development efforts and aggressively grow the web security revenues through its global channel partners. He was previously founder and CEO of SaaSID, a UK based single sign-on and application security vendor, which was acquired by Intermedia Inc. in September 2013. Before Intermedia and SaaSID Macnair was CEO of Marshal, a global web and email security company which merged with US web security provider 8e6 Technologies to form M86 Security. Macnair has also held senior management positions with MessageLabs, Symantec, IBM and Xerox.
Steve Garnett is one of the most pre-eminent figures in the European software industry. He has been a member of the executive management team of three software start-ups that have become some of the most successful software companies in history. Steve started his career joining Oracle Corporation in 1986. He held various technical and sales positions including director of UK sales, Vice President European Marketing & Alliances and was the youngest member of the European management team.
In 1996, Steve joined Siebel Systems as Vice President of Europe and a member of the founders circle. During his tenure, Siebel grew in eight years, from 100 employees to become the world’s 5th largest software company with 8,000 employees and a $60bn market capitalization at its peak. Most recently Steve has held the position of EMEA Chairman at salesforce.com.
Craig Probert has over 30 years’ experience of delivering superior sales and leadership success across Europe. He has a track record in building successful sales teams and has held numerous executive and operational roles at market-leading software companies, where he consistently delivered exceptional revenue growth.
Craig was non-executive director at SaaSID, a UK based single sign-on and application security vendor, which was acquired by Intermedia Inc. in September 2013, and before that he was managing director for EMEA at Chordiant Software. His nine-year tenure at Chordiant saw him build a European team that delivered outstanding growth and a class-leading focus on customer service. During this time Chordiant was named as a top-50 fastest growing company, having achieved growth from zero to $75m in revenues in less than five years. Prior to Chordiant, Craig held various executive positions at Oracle over a 15-year period.
Vasile Foca is a co-founder of Talis Capital and has been active in building and investing in companies for over 16 years. He is also co-founder of INTRESCO LTD, one of the largest private ship owners in Eastern Europe, along with Ukraine Capital Partners and Finch Investments.
Vasile is very active with the management of all portfolio companies, and sits on the board of NavMii, ShareThe, IWOCA and observer at FuelQuest, WeDemand and Cygnet Agroholding.
Vasile holds an MBA degree from London Business School and speaks Russian, Ukrainian and Spanish. He enjoys digital photography, psychology, wine tasting and traveling.
Tim Cagle has worked in the commodities manufacturing and trading business for 30 years. Tim is currently President of E3Energie and Chief Investment Officer of TWC Capital. He currently serves on the board of several technology focused companies and as an advisor for Scottline Healthcare, a revolutionary blockchain based approach to health care reform.
Tim’s experience includes starting and funding new ventures, risk management, financial management and logistics. He graduated with honours with a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering in 1981 and a MBA in 1987.
Lisa Davis was finance director at SaaSID, a UK-based single sign-on and application security vendor until it was acquired by Intermedia Inc. in September 2013. Prior to SaaSID, Lisa has held a number of senior finance roles with companies whose turnover ranged from £1m to in excess of £100m including Pitney Bowes Ltd, Autoglass Ltd, Belron International Ltd and Audatex (UK) Ltd.
Tony Ball is senior vice president and general manager of the Secure Access business unit at Entrust Datacard, and leads the Global Channel and Alliance program for the business. He joined the company in September 2016 to provide leadership, global strategy and innovation for the access control and authentication solution segments.
Ball has deep industry knowledge and previously served as president of IAM for HID Global. He has held senior executive roles at HID, Gemalto and Schlumberger Technologies where he began his career with over 20 years in multiple leadership roles across the globe. Ball studied finance and business at Bournemouth University and completed the International Institute for Management Development executive leadership program. He also served on the Board of Aimetis prior to acquisition by Megal Security Systems.