Robert Potter is the Vice President of Public Sector at Symantec. Rob is responsible for developing and delivering the strategy, services and solutions that support Symantec’s customer needs across the geography. With nearly 25 years of industry experience, he has a solid track record of partnering with private and public enterprise organizations to improve their security and information management requirements.
Prior to joining Symantec in 2014, Rob’s information security and technology experience has included senior leadership roles at EMC (RSA), IBM, Attachment (WRQ), Lancope (Acquired by CISCO), co-founder of STS, and as a senior executive with multiple start-up companies. In addition to his professional career, Rob has proudly served as a Board Member of Operation Renewed Hope Foundation, a non-profit organization focused on helping our homeless veterans. Rob currently serves as an advisor for BroadBranch Advisors and Boundless. Rob holds a Bachelor of Science degree, in Computer Science from Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut. He lives in Alexandria, Virginia along with his wife and two daughters.