Aleksandr Yampolskiy is a globally recognized cybersecurity innovator, leader and expert. As co-founder and chief executive officer of SecurityScorecard, Yampolsky has led the company since its beginnings in 2013 to become one of the world’s most trusted cybersecurity brands. His vision is to create a language for cybersecurity by enabling people to work collaboratively across the enterprise and with external parties to build a more secure ecosystem.
Prior to founding the company, Yampolskiy was a hands-on CTO at Cinchcast and BlogTalkRadio, the largest online talk radio and podcast hosting platform. Prior to that, he led security and compliance at Gilt Groupe, where he managed all aspects of IT infrastructure security, secure application development and PCI compliance.
Yampolskiy has a B.A. in mathematics and computer science from New York University and a Ph.D. in cryptography from Yale University.