Truesdell has over 15 years of experience in security as both a practitioner and bringing new products to market. Most recently, Truesdell served as the Sr. Director of Product Management at Phantom where he led Products, Technical Alliances and Community Engagements. Prior to Phantom, Rob led Software Product Management at Netronome. His software products at Netronome paved the way for high-performance network security applications such as Next-Gen Firewall, IPS/IDS and SSL Inspection in both physical appliance and virtual appliance form factors. He attended the University of Pittsburgh where he earned his B.S. in Computer Science and MBA with a focus in technology strategy and entrepreneurship.