CEO & Co-Founder, SynackJay Kaplan is the CEO and Co-Founder of Synack. Prior to Synack, Kaplan served in multiple cyber-related capacities at the Department of Defense, including the DoD’s Incident Response and Red Team. Most recently, Kaplan was a Senior Cyber Vulnerability Analyst at the National Security Agency where his focus was supporting counterterrorism-related intelligence operations. Kaplan received multiple accolades for classified work conducted while at the NSA. Kaplan was selected as one of Forbes 30 Under 30 in Enterprise Technology. Kaplan holds a B.S. and an M.S. from George Washington University studying under a NSA-funded fellowship program, in addition to a number certifications from (ISC)2 and GIAC.