Leadership

Working Tirelessly To Drive Efficiencies In Cybersecurity Investigations

Our executive team is made up of experienced business leaders with significant security industry expertise and successes. They have conceived and delivered to market other industry–leading cybersecurity technologies, developed and executed programs to maximize customers’ return on investment, and built teams that created sustainable and scalable revenue growth.

Dhiraj Sharan Query.AI

CEO and Founder

Dhiraj, an engineering leader with more than 20 years of experience, has helped some of the world’s largest software companies grow and innovate, including ArcSight, HPE, Niara, Aruba, and Novell. Twelve of those years were spent engineering ArcSight from the ground–up. Dhiraj is a prolific coder and innovator, holding more than 10 patents in cybersecurity and data analytics. He earned his B.Tech CS from IIT (BHU, India) and Certificate in Management from Harvard University. In his personal life, Dhiraj is a family man and enjoys recreational sports.

Andrew Maloney Query.AI

COO and Co-Founder

Andrew is the chief operations officer for Query.AI, where he is responsible for establishing and delivering on the company’s go–to–market and business operations strategy. Andrew brings 20 years of diverse leadership experience in sales, product, and customer success to Query.AI. Before Query.AI, Andrew served as a founding executive member and SVP of field operations at JASK a modern cloud–native SIEM company acquired by SumoLogic. At JASK, Andrew was responsible for developing the go–to–market strategy and establishing early customer traction, leading sales from zero to the first $1M in revenue. His experience also includes other high–level field–facing positions in companies including Niara (acquired by HPE), Hewlett Packard (ESP), and ArcSight (acquired by HP). Outside of Query.AI, Andrew enjoys time with his family and being outdoors.

Jeremy Fisher Query.AI CTO

CTO

Jeremy brings to Query.AI extensive technology and cybersecurity as well as a proven track record of transforming business operations; developing, launching and scaling first-in-class enterprise solutions; and building and retaining high-performing teams. Jeremy most recently served as CTO for Archer, an RSA company, where he led technology strategy and execution for an organization of 250 people across engineering, architecture, experience design, operations, and product management. Prior to Archer, Jeremy was director, advanced engineering and data science for DST Systems (now SS&C Technologies), where he created a startup incubator focused on big data and deep analytics, and subsequently was selected to serve as technical lead for the company’s digital transformation. Jeremy previously held leadership positions of increasing responsibility at VML (now VMLY&R), Adknowledge, and Dominion Enterprises. Outside of work, Jeremy enjoys martial arts and woodworking, and he’s learning to play the guitar.

Neal Bridges CISO Query.AI

CISO

Neal brings more than two decades of cybersecurity experience to his role as chief information security officer for Query.AI, where he is responsible for leading the company’s security strategy and operations, and guiding product development efforts to help customers achieve their desired security outcomes. Throughout his career, Neal has helped federal and commercial organizations develop and execute cybersecurity strategies, and has built teams at multiple Fortune 100 companies. He’s also successfully led go-to-market strategies and spearheaded multi-million-dollar merger and acquisition activity to achieve company growth objectives. Neal is the founder of Cyber Insecurity podcast where he discusses the latest cyber news and trends, and gives career advice to listeners who are new to the cybersecurity industry. In his spare time, Neal enjoys going off-roading in his Jeep, and researching how Web3 is going to change the way we use the internet.

CMO

As chief marketing officer for Query.AI, Susan is committed to building a strong brand that consistently delights customers, partnering with sales to achieve successful revenue growth and profitability, and inspiring employees to do their best work daily. Prior to joining Query.AI, Susan was vice president of brand strategy for Mimecast. She previously held executive marketing roles at Optiv, where she was an integral part of a leadership team that grew the company nearly 20X, into a $2.4B cybersecurity powerhouse. Earlier in her career, Susan owned and operated her own agency, where she managed strategic communications and marketing efforts for a portfolio of high–profile clients spanning multiple industries. When she is not working, Susan is usually cheering on her son’s hockey team or walking her dogs.

Head of Product

As head of product, Mahesh is focused on ensuring customers get maximum value and the ultimate user experience from all Query.AI products. Prior to joining Query.AI, Mahesh was responsible for managing the development and implementation of threat and fraud detection technologies and processes for customer engagement, sponsored ads, and security investigations teams at Amazon. Previously, he spent nearly a decade at Aruba Networks where he held multiple product management and engineering roles focused on designing and developing new security technologies and leading efforts to integrate them into the company’s suite of products. When he’s not working, Mahesh enjoys spending time cooking in the kitchen, camping out, and working on his sailing skills.

Ron Schnackenberg Head of Customer Success Query.AI

Head of Customer Success

Ron leads customer success for Query.AI. He has more than 15 years of experience helping companies drive revenue by developing strong client relationships. Prior to joining Query.AI, Ron was the head of customer success at Agari, where he helped the email security provider transform its approach to customer retention. Before that, Ron was the vice president of client success and sales at QuinStreet. Earlier in his career, he served as the vice president of client success at Conversant.