Alex Tosheff

Vice President and Chief Security Officer, VMware

Alex Tosheff joined VMware in July 2014 as Vice President and Chief Information Security Officer. Tosheff currently serves as the Chief Security Officer and Global Crisis Management Chair. He is the senior executive leading all aspects of VMware’s information security, physical security, and enterprise resiliency across the global organization. Tosheff is a security industry veteran with over 25 years’ experience in leadership and security. He holds a bachelor of science in physics from California State University. Prior to joining VMware, Tosheff was the Chief Information Security Officer at PayPal. He served as Chief Information Security Officer for BillMeLater, Venture Partner for St. Paul Venture Capital, and Chief Technology Officer at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC).