IronNet leadership

Our leadership team holds unmatched government and commercial experience countering the world’s most sophisticated cyber threats over decades on the front lines. We leverage first hand experience from working at organizations like DARPA and the NSA, U.S. Cyber Command and Silicon Valley. Together, we’re creating a united force for good. Meet the minds behind the IronNet mission.

Executive team

Board of directors

Keith Alexander

Chairman of the Board and
Founder, IronNet, Inc.

Linda Zecher Higgins

CEO, IronNet, Inc.

Don Dixon

Managing Partner,
ForgePoint Capital

Mike McConnell

Former Director, National Intelligence, Former Director, National Security Agency

Ted Schlein

Managing Partner,
Kleiner Perkins

Jack Keane

Chairman, Institute for the Study of War, Retired Four-Star General,
Former Vice Chief of Staff, US Army

Jan Tighe

Retired Vice Admiral, Former Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare and Director, Naval Intelligence, US Navy

Rob LaPenta

Managing Partner,
Aston Capital LLC


Join our team

Ambitious missions start with ambitious people. At IronNet, we’re leading a new era of cybersecurity. Work and learn alongside industry experts. Make a tangible impact. Enjoy what you do. Explore current career opportunities and apply today.