ThycoticCentrify Bolsters Executive Team with Key Leadership Hires


ThycoticCentrify, a provider of cloud identity security solutions has announced the addition of several industry veterans who will play a key role in supporting the company’s next phase of global growth. Executive leadership additions include Chief Legal Officer, Suzanne Tom; Senior Vice President of Product Management, Jon Kuhn; Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development, Ram Venkatachalam; and Vice President of Business Operations and Chief of Staff, Josh DeLong. Additionally, Pascal Van Dooren has joined the company’s Board of Directors.

“We’ve added proven leaders to our executive team who will be pivotal in supporting our company’s accelerated growth plans. Each of these industry veterans brings a world-class level of expertise and knowledge as it relates to business transformation and navigating the challenges that arise when scaling in a time of rapid growth,” said Art Gilliland, CEO of ThycoticCentrify.

Suzanne Tom, Chief Legal Officer

Tom was most recently SVP and General Counsel at Calix, where she was instrumental in guiding the business through its transformation to a platform and SaaS company while building governance and operational processes for strategic growth.

Kuhn joins ThycoticCentrify having previously led and served as VP of Products for F5/NGINX’s security and DevOps portfolio of products, including the company’s application identity and access management, network and application protection solutions.

Jon Kuhn, Senior Vice President of Product Management

Venkatachalam brings more than 15 years of experience in corporate development and strategy, financial advisory, and product development to ThycoticCentrify. He previously served as Senior Director at Hewlett Packard Enterprise where he led acquisitions, investments, and strategic partnerships.


DeLong joins ThycoticCentrify having previously led the Americas’ customer success and professional services teams at Forcepoint, where he oversaw the full customer experience from customer onboarding to adoption and value realization.

Van Dooren is a trusted advisor on several company boards, drawing on his 25 years of sales and marketing leadership and go-to-market strategy experience, including most recently as Chief Revenue Officer at Avalara and Galvanize.

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