Our Team

We believe great products can only be built by creative, super-smart people. We value and embrace diversity while not being tied down to a single timezone. We don't have jobs; we have a mission.

We Protect Your Files and You.

SpiderOak was founded in 2007 and provides Zero Knowledge privacy solutions to individuals, groups, and enterprise. Our cross platform products are designed to either be hosted by us or on-premise. Over a million people have downloaded SpiderOakONE to backup their files. Today tens of thousands of people just like you use our products throughout the day to protect themselves while online.

SpiderOak Leadership

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Alan Fairless Co-Founder & CEO

Veteran systems developer with 25 years of experience building robust and scalable distributed systems. Believes working online should be as private as meeting in person.

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Jonathan Moore Chief Technology Officer

Passionate believer that technology can be used to enable more effective communication. Has over 20 years of experience delivering technology across industries, and has been a long time member of the cryptography and privacy communities.

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Laura Gowans Chief Operating Officer

Believes privacy should be understandable and available to everyone. Fighting to achieve this by building better UX with privacy technologies.


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Erin Risner Chief Communications Officer

10+ years as a strategic self-starter and creative hustler. Marketing/communications background with The Way Women Work, Water.org, Girls to School. Fiercely passionate about making a positive impact.


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Adam Mashinchi Chief Product Officer

With his technical background in systems administration, web and application development, mobile operating systems, and computer security, Adam specializes in bringing secure communication and collaboration to the enterprise marketplace.


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Matt Erickson Vice President, Engineering

Believes in the fight to make tomorrow better than today. Began with HPC design, then climate & biofuel research @ U of Illinois Urbana. Fascinated with privacy UX.

Adam Tervort

Marketing

Adam Mashinchi

Product

Ben Zimmerman

Development

Benjamin Marlins

Development

Brian Smith

Support

Cade Diehm

User Experience

Chip Black

Development

Christina Trakas

Operations

David Hain

Development

Diego Marcovecchio

Development

Erin Risner

Marketing

Frank Sievertsen

Development

Ivan Bienco

Development

Jeremy Hoffine

Support

Kat Tyler

Support

Leandro Balmaceda

Development

Louis Center

User Experience

Lucas Rodriguez

Development

Melissa Arroyo

Marketing

Reed Haynes

Support

Renee Jackson

Quality Assurance

Robert Fairburn

Development

Roger Upole

Development

Tomás Touceda

Development

Warren Post

Support

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Interested in Joining Us?

We always love to connect with great people who care about our mission and have great skills that match with our needs. Visit our Careers page to learn more our open positions and apply online.

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SpiderOak, Inc. spends days and nights operating from virtual workplaces in seven timezones. Our data center is secured, maintained, and monitored 24x7. Our address is 4741 Central Street, Suite 324, Kansas City, MO 64112. While unattended, you can leave a message for us at 866-432-9888.