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Mark Obrecht

Chief Executive Officer and Founder

An entrepreneur and technologist, Mark has been a leader in the cybersecurity industry for two decades, including founding 2 VC-backed companies. Prior to founding SixEngines, he was the Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Ziften Technologies; Architect, Behavioral Detection Engines at Symantec (SONAR); and Founder and VP of Research and Core Technology at

WholeSecurity (acquired by Symantec).


Mark holds 10 patents (issued or pending) in the area of behavioral malware detection, process classification, and systems management, and is the first-named inventor on the industry patent for Behavioral Malware Detection (US 7930751 B2).

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