Oliver Friedrichs

VP, Security Automation and Orchestration, Splunk

With a remarkable record in building four successful enterprise security companies over the past two decades, Oliver Friedrichs is the VP, Security Automation and Orchestration at Splunk. Prior to Splunk, he served as the CEO of Phantom, he founded Immunet, acquired by Sourcefire in 2010 and a key component to Cisco’s $2.7 billion acquisition of Sourcefire in 2013. Friedrichs co-founded SecurityFocus (Bugtraq) and led DeepSight, the world’s first Internet early warning system, acquired by Symantec in 2002. He also co-founded Secure Networks and led Ballista (CyberCop), one of the industry’s first vulnerability management solutions, acquired by McAfee in 1998.