Alert Enterprise Presents: The SIA 2024 Security Convergence Report – read more HERE.

Opening new doors for cyber-physical security.

Get to know our innovative SaaS offering and how we’re setting industry-leading standards for cyber-physical security convergence.

Security meets innovation to redefine the modern workplace.

At the core of our mission is the seamless convergence of advanced physical access control, identity management, and workspace automation. Our solutions are designed to empower businesses with secure, flexible, and efficient work environments, catering to the dynamic needs of today’s workforce. We understand that in the digital era, the security of physical and digital assets is paramount. Our cutting-edge technology enables a holistic approach to safeguarding these assets, ensuring peace of mind for businesses and their employees alike. By harnessing the power of Security powering Workplace-as-a-Service models, we facilitate a transformation in how workspaces are utilized and managed, allowing businesses to thrive in an ever-evolving landscape. Choose Alert Enterprise for a partner committed to driving excellence and innovation in your workplace.

Meet the Executive Team.

Jasvir Gill

Founder and CEO

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Kaval Kaur

CFO and Co-Founder

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Ruby Deol

Chief Operations Officer

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Harsh Chauhan

Chief Technology Officer

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David Cassady

Chief Strategy Officer

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Willem Ryan

Sr. VP, Marketing and Communications

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Yogesh Ailawadi

Sr. VP, Products and Solutions

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Vikas Chauhan

VP of Engineering & Solutions

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Azizur Rahman

Sr. VP, Global Business
Development & Sales

Meet the Board of Directors.

Ray Lane

Managing Partner, GreatPoint Ventures

Ray Lane supports entrepreneurs through technological and market insight, organizational development, team building, selling and managing growth.

Gill Cogan

Managing General Partner, Opus Capital

Gill Cogan brings more than 25 years of venture capital investing experience in software, communications and semiconductors as well as experience building and leading venture capital firms.

Jasvir Gill

Founder and CEO, Alert Enterprise

Jasvir Gill is the Founder and CEO of Alert Enterprise and has more than 20 years of experience in security, compliance and access management. Prior to Alert Enterprise, Jasvir was the Founder and CEO of application security company Virsa Systems where he led the design of the Virsa Continuous Compliance Suite.

Greg Tomb

Former SAP® SuccessFactors® and Zoom President, and Google Cloud Executive

Greg Tomb, a seasoned technology executive, brings a wealth of experience in leading market-leading software and cloud organizations, including his tenure at SAP, President of SAP SuccessFactors, executive roles at Google Cloud and Zoom.

Meet the Advisory Board.

James F. Hughes

James F. Hughes worked for the Drug Enforcement Administration Narcotics Task Force at DFW airport for 15 years. In his twenty years of experience in Narcotics, he also developed the “Airline Ticket Profile ” used to profile narcotics couriers by the way they purchased their airline tickets. The ticket profile has been responsible for the seizure of over $43M in narcotics-related currency. Hughes holds a Bachelor’s in criminal justice and an MBA from Abilene Christian University.

Dennis Stolkey

Dennis Stolkey has the distinction of managing over 150,000 people during his career, which includes 29 years of experience at HP and EDS. He also spent 20 years at AT&T and Michigan Bell — 15 of which were in leadership positions. At HP, his last assignment was to lead the Americas Enterprise Service business with full P&L responsibilities for $8.4B in revenues and 36,000 employees. 

Rich Mason

Rich Mason served on the Board of Directors for StreetlightUSA, the largest facility in the United States for supporting victims of child sex trafficking in their journey “from trauma to triumph.” Mason is a proud member of the Security Tinkerers: a values-based tribe of global cyber security executives who celebrate diversity, collaborate openly and responsibly and give back generously to their security and greater communities. 

Jimmie Lee

Jimmie Lee is an engineering, risk management and cybersecurity executive with over 25 years of multi-industry experience across engineering, security and technology operations. By combining technical and business acumen, he is able to build inclusive and high performance teams. Jimmie designs, implements and leads engineering, IT, security and risk management platforms for multinational, Fortune 100 and Fortune 50 companies including previously head positions at Facebook and Microsoft. 

Mark Weatherford

Mark Weatherford brings years of high-level cyber-physical expertise to Alert Enterprise, and as Chief Security Officer (CSO), he guides the strategy of data management and protection by advising cyber-physical security policies and procedures within the company. Weatherford also works in liaison with businesses and executive professionals in the cyber and physical security industries to further accelerate security convergence adoption.

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Jasvir Gill

Founder and CEO

Leading the charge of digital transformation and security convergence is Jasvir Gill, Founder and CEO of Alert Enterprise, Inc. An accomplished engineer by trade, Gill is driving the long-overdue digital transformation of the physical security industry.

Prior to launching Alert Enterprise, Gill was the founder and CEO of Virsa Systems, where he grew the company into a global leader of application security software. An early pioneer in establishing governance, risk and compliance as a software market segment, he drove exponential growth at Virsa, facilitating its acquisition by SAP in 2006.

In his free time, Jasvir helps drive social and economic empowerment in the community. He’s also a trustee at the American India Foundation.

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Kaval Kaur

CFO and Co-Founder

As Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Co-Founder of Alert Enterprise, Kaval Kaur leads all finance and administrative back-office operations. Kaur is a member of the national professional organization American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA) and the California State CPA Society.

Prior to joining Alert Enterprise, she was the CFO and Co-Founder of Virsa Systems, a position she held until its acquisition by SAP.

Kaur is a philanthropist at heart, embracing the diversity of the San Francisco Bay area by assisting with and promoting special cultural events. She recently sponsored 2,000 public schools in rural India to advance computer literacy skills for children and is a foster mother to a 10 year old.

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Ruby Deol

Chief Operations Officer

Ruby Deol oversees all business units at Alert Enterprise. With more than 20 years of experience in global sales and support services, Deol nurtures existing client relationships with a customer-first approach. As Alert Enterprise continues to grow in industry recognition and stature, Deol is charged with developing and implementing methods to meet organization goals and facilitate the company’s ongoing transformation.
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Harsh Chauhan

Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Alert Enterprise, Harsh Chauhan is responsible for the company’s engineering technology innovation and solution delivery. A 20-year technology veteran and leader, Chauhan is focused on the growth of the company’s 3D Governance Risk Compliance (GRC) hyperscale cloud platform.

He also continues to develop integrated solutions with leading technology partners like SAP, SAP NS2, and ServiceNow. Before Alert Enterprise, Mr. Chauhan held multiple CTO positions, as well as Product Owner and Head of Development at SAP GRC 10.0, delivering targeted solutions to high-profile SAP clients.

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David Cassady

Chief Strategy Officer

David Cassady has been selling and leading teams in Silicon Valley for more than 30 years. During that time, he’s led a mix of established software players and startups. Cassady has also been involved with five IPOs — and at least as many acquisitions. 

As Chief Strategy Officer, David leverages his extensive experience helping software businesses drive growth through deep and impactful partnerships with the world’s most successful SaaS providers like ServiceNow, Microsoft and SAP. 

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Willem Ryan

Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Mr. Ryan is responsible for overseeing Alert Enterprise’s global marketing and communications strategy, and building brand awareness, supporting pipeline growth and market expansion worldwide. Mr. Ryan joined Alert Enterprise in 2019 and brings more than 15 years of successful sales, product, and marketing experience in establishing a heightened presence of global brands in the security industry. 

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Yogesh Ailawadi

Sr. VP, Products and Solutions

Yogesh leads Alert Enterprise’s global product management and solutions engineering teams and brings over 15 years of experience in information security, identity and access governance across IT, Physical and OT systems. He has led global deployments of PIAM/IAM solutions for Fortune 100/500 customers across industries including oil & gas, utilities, finance, and aviation. Yogesh is well versed in industry regulatory standards such as NERC CIP, FERC, SOX and GDPR and is CISSP certified with a deep understanding of engineering concepts and technologies and their usage in the security domain.

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Vikas Chauhan

VP of Engineering & Solutions

Vikas heads the global engineering, and customer success departments at Alert Enterprise. He is a seasoned leader in cyber-physical security convergence, with over 17 years of experience in software engineering R&D, services delivery, and best practices advisory. He has led and delivered many successful PIAM/IAM deployments for Fortune 50/100 customers across various industries, such as utilities, aviation, banking and finance, oil & gas, high tech, mining, and health care. He also regularly conducts customer success and advisory workshops with industry leaders to discuss their roadmaps for the Security 360 security convergence program. Vikas has a deep knowledge of regulatory compliance frameworks like NERC/CIP, FERC, SOX and GDPR. As an Engineer with a proven record of accomplishment in Software Engineering, Architecture, Delivery and Security best practices he and his groups ensure all Alert Enterprise software, cloud and OnPrem services are engineered, delivered with the best quality, and functioning 24×7.

 

Vikas joined Alert Enterprise from SAP GRC, where he worked in the engineering team on SAP GRC Access and Process controls products helping companies to automate SOD/SOX and other audit compliances. Before that, he was part of the Virsa Systems engineering team and had worked on Virsa Compliance Calibrator and Access Enforcer products. SAP acquired Virsa Systems to create SAP GRC as one of the business units.

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Azizur Rahman

Senior Vice President of Global Business Development & Sales

An accomplished industry veteran, Azizur brings over 25 years of global sales, business development and system integration experience across IT, Physical Security and Operational Technology domains. His broad subject matter expertise and achievements in engineering, consulting, and solution selling delivers unique value to his customers and partners. He is an industry thought leader in security and safety, risk management and embraces forward-looking strategies for security convergence and digital transformation. 

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Mark Weatherford

Chief Security Officer
Senior Vice President, Regulated Industries

Mark Weatherford brings years of high-level cyber-physical expertise to Alert Enterprise, and as Chief Security Officer (CSO), he guides the strategy of data management and protection by advising cyber-physical security policies and procedures within the company. Weatherford also works in liaison with businesses and executive professionals in the cyber and physical security industries to further accelerate security convergence adoption.

Mark has held numerous high-level cyber-centric positions, including Vice President and Chief Security Officer at the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), the Department of Homeland Security’s first Deputy Under Secretary for Cybersecurity under the Obama administration, California’s first Chief Security Officer, and the first CISO for the state of Colorado.