To give you the easiest possible experience, this site uses cookies. Find out more about our Privacy Policy. By continuing to use this site, you are giving us your consent to do this.

Meet the Team

Meet the Team

The PolySwarm Team is composed of InfoSec veterans with decades of experience in government and industry. We’re driven to improve the threat intelligence landscape for ourselves, our clients and the industry at large. By providing robust incentives that align participants’ interest with continued innovation, PolySwarm will break the mold of today’s iterative threat intelligence offerings.

All PolySwarm Founders and Co-Founders are also members of Narf Industries, LLC, a boutique information security firm specializing in tailored solutions for government and large enterprises. Narf operates on the cutting-edge of InfoSec, blockchain and cryptographic research, having recently completed a blockchain-based identity management project for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) as well as several cutting-edge partial homomorphic encryption projects on behalf of DARPA.

PolySwarm Team
Steve BassiCEO, Developer, Founder
Ben SchmidtCSO, Developer, Co-Founder
Nick DavisCOO, Developer, Co-Founder
Steve LaskowskiChief Revenue Officer
Bill FehrVP of Growth & Partnership
Christopher ElisanVice President of Threat Intelligence
Mike AndersonVP, Business Development
Richard BettsSVP International Business
Patricia SchoukerDirector of Business Development and Strategy
Samuel NetoSenior Software Engineer
Alan JustinoSenior Software Engineer
Javier BotellaSenior Security Engineer
Zephyr PellerinBlockchain Security Engineer
Victor MartínezSenior Front-End Developer
Blake ReyesCommunity Manager
Yiting YuBusiness Development
Karla SánchezOffice Manager / Executive Assistant

Meet Our Advisors

PolySwarm is fortunate to be advised by world-renowned information security experts hailing from both industry and academia. Our adviser list is growing quickly; check back soon for updates.

Mark TonnesenFormer CIO, McAfee
Dinesh DhamijaU.K.Entrepreneur, Deputy Treasurer of U.K.'s Liberal Democratic Party; Founder, Former CEO & Chairman,
Dan GuidoCo-Founder & CEO, Trail of Bits
Stephen GillFormer Co-Founder, Chief Scientist, & Fellow at Team CYMRU; Former Co-Founder & Moderator NSP-SEC; Former Sr. Network Scientist Cisco Systems
Patricia HatterFormer General Manager of Security and Software IT / CIO, Intel Security
Alberto Bacó-BaguéFounding Director, Partnership for Modern Puerto Rico; Principal Owner ABB Capital, LLC; Secretary of Economic Development & Commerce & President of Government Development Bank Puerto Rico
Chris EagleAuthor, IDA Pro Book; Sr. Lecturer, Naval Postgraduate School
Carl HoffmanFounder & CEO, Basis Technology

Our legal team

PolySwarm is fortunate to be represented by the legal team at Goodwin Procter LLP who are globally-recognized for their expertise in the financial and technology industries.