Richard Holstein

Chief Technology Officer


Richard Holstein is a seasoned technology executive specializing in bringing hardware and software products to the market. 

He has extensive experience in building startup software and hardware companies.  He was Senior Vice President of Technical Operations at Blue Coat Systems, a leading provider of Cybersecurity solutions, where he drove company growth from pro-ipo early stage venture to a publicly traded market leader.  Richard held senior technical positions at router/security startup Ipsilon Networks (purchased by Nokia) and internet infrastructure vendor Wellfleet Commmunications.  After beginning his career at IBM in software development, he went on to positions as a data center manager for DuPont Company and a information technology management consultant at KPMG.

Richard holds a B.S in Computer Science from Penn State University.