Ron Gula, a well-known cybersecurity veteran, has over the last 20 years shaped the cyber security industry in a number of key ways. He participated in the NSA’s first major cyber initiatives; pioneered the art of network security monitoring with the Dragon intrusion detection system; and led Tenable Network Security to the successful company it is today.
Further leveraging his industry expertise, Ron co-founded Gula Tech Adventures in 2017 with his wife, Cyndi. As CEO of Gula Tech Adventures, Ron invests in the next generation of cyber security start-ups; helping entrepreneurs to build innovative companies and turnkey products.
When not inspiring the next cyber trailblazer, Ron serves on the Board of Directors for several of his portfolio companies. Ron received a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Clarkson University and a Master of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville.