A lifelong technologist and innovator, Hal Lonas brings more than 25 years of experience to his role as Senior Vice President and CTO, SMB and Consumer, for OpenText. Lonas oversees the engineering and product organization, driving the vision and strategy for technology and ensuring all resources are aligned with business needs for the business unit. Previously, he was the Chief Technology Officer at Webroot, and later Carbonite, where he led the creation of the first cloud native security latform. Lonas is an innovator in the machine learning space and a champion of automation in technology. He co-founded and was VP of Engineering for BrightCloud and has held key engineering management positions with Websense (WBSN), ADP and more. He holds a BS in aeronautics and astronautics from MIT.