John Jolly, President and CEO of Syncurity and has over 30 years of experience in the security industry. Prior to joining Syncurity John was a Vice President and General Manager at General Dynamics where he led a large portfolio of commercial and Federal cybersecurity business, including the digital forensics incident-response practice responsible for responding to and resolving some of the largest security breaches in history. John also led the acquisition of Fidelis Security Systems, a market leading network software security business, in order to reposition General Dynamics existing digital forensics and incident response business within the commercial network security space.
John is a contributing author to the first edition of the Cybercrime Investigation Body of Knowledge, which was published in May 2017 by Trend Micro, and a member of the advisory boards at the University of Maryland Baltimore County Cybersecurity Incubator and the Maryland Center for Entrepreneurship. He is also a mentor at the Mach37 Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) Cybersecurity Accelerator in Herndon VA, and a member of the advisory board for CounterTack, a next-generation endpoint company located in Boston, MA. John holds a bachelor’s degree with honors in Computer and Information Science from the University of Maryland Baltimore County, a master’s degree in Program and Organization Management from Johns Hopkins University, and an MBA in Finance with honors from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.