About Us


About Us

Gary Bahadur, CEO, Founder

Mr. Bahadur is the Founder and CEO of RAZIENT with over 15 years’ experience in the information security and technology industry. Mr. Bahadur was the co-founder and CIO of Foundstone, Inc. a$20M security vulnerability risk management firm with five offices in the United States and one office in Singapore and one office in India. He conducted business development, corporate strategy development, client management, information systems development, consultant management, public speaking engagements and conducted security consulting engagements for Fortune 100. Foundstone was sold to McAfee for$86 Million in 2004.

As a Senior Vice President of Bank of America, Mr. Bahadur redesigned the Global Threat Management Lifecycle strategy and Risk Forecasting strategy and was a catalyst for delivering risk mitigation strategies and solutions. Mr. Bahadur was also the President and co-founder of Ether2 Corporation managing business development, client acquisition, marketing, fund raising and the strategic direction and a Manager at Ernst & Young where he developed security practices, practice aids, work programs and education material.

Mr. Bahadur has published three books, “Securing the Clicks“, “Windows XP Professional Security” and “Privacy Defended: Protecting Yourself Online”. He has published numerous information security and compliance related articles and is a frequent speaker at a number of information security conferences including ISACA, ISSA, Networld Interop, and Vanguard Security.

Contact Gary at baha@razient.com

Kevin Brady

VP Business Development

Kevin provides 20 years of Business, Operations and Technology talent to Razient. Currently, Kevin is CEO of Corporate Services, Inc., a boutique General Management and Business Process Consulting Firm specializing in technology, business process and compliance. Kevin’s background includes IT Director for a specialty Insurance Company that was acquired in 2007, Vice President at two software companies (including the world’s 3rd largest, and Partner and Practice Leader roles in consulting firms, including Big 6. Kevin has significant turnaround and growth accomplishments, has had management roles in two IPO companies, and has worked with several start-ups including the successful sale.

David Dietrich

CTO

Kevin provides 20 years of Business, Operations and Technology talent to Razient. Currently, Kevin is CEO of Corporate Services, Inc., a boutique General Management and Business Process Consulting Firm specializing in technology, business process and compliance. Kevin’s background includes IT Director for a specialty Insurance Company that was acquired in 2007, Vice President at two software companies (including the world’s 3rd largest, and Partner and Practice Leader roles in consulting firms, including Big 6. Kevin has significant turnaround and growth accomplishments, has had management roles in two IPO companies, and has worked with several start-ups including the successful sale.

Board of Advisers

Jack Hembrough

Jack Hembrough is the CEO of Application Security Inc and former CEO of VaporStream. He has held leadership positions at Authentica, now part of EMC; Raptor, now part of Symantec; and SafeNet, Inc. a publicly traded security technology company. Earlier in his career, Jack held sales management positions with Network Systems and with Motorola / Codex, and flew jets in the USAF. He earned a Master of Business Administration with Distinction from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from the United States Air Force Academy. Mr. Hembrough has raised capital from Greylock, North Bridge, Kodiak, Paladin, TWVP, NorWest, Milestone and Meakem Becker.

Jose Li

Jose Li is the President at Via e * ReTAIL, a consulting company focused on retail, e-commerce, and logistics. Mr. Li formerly ran FedEx’s Retail & e-Commerce practice, a $1.5 billion dollar business of FedEx’s $40B transportation/logistics revenues. He was responsible for developing and implementing corporate-wide marketing strategy and solutions for the retail and eCommerce industry, enabling retailers to increase customer service levels, optimize their supply chains, and improve margins. Mr. Li has over 16 years of experience in the consumer products, retail, distribution, and supply chain industries, throughout the US, Latin America, and Asia. He has also held various sales, international trade, brand marketing and business development positions with Fortune 100 and start-ups like Nabisco, Exxon Mobil, Goldman Sachs, Jamba Juice & Alibaba. Mr. Li was honored as one of the 40 Executives that are helping re-shape retail industry.

Kubs Lalchandani

Kubs Lalchandani, managing partner of Lalchandani Simon, focuses his practice in the areas of cyber and social media law. He counsels clients in various industries including healthcare, technology, finance, law, pharmaceuticals, hospitality, marketing and advertising. After graduating from Cornell University in 1999, Lalchandani spent the early part of his career as a financial analyst and consultant in the technology sector for MicroStrategy, a premier business intelligence software company. In 2004, he earned a juris doctor, cum laude, from Cornell Law School, where he specialized in international legal affairs. After law school, Lalchandani became a trial attorney at the law firms of Jones Day and White & Case and also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Patricia A. Seitz, Federal District Court Judge, Southern District of Florida. Lalchandani is also counsel to – and part owner of – Derossi Global, a successful New York restaurant group, and serves as pro bono legal counsel to several technology start-up companies.

Vijay Chevli

Mr. Chevli is the Managing Director of Innovus.. He was also a Managing Principal, President and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Mentor Securities, LLC (“Mentor Securities”), a registered Broker Dealer with the U.S. SEC & FINRA. His experience spans numerous valuation assignments and successful investment banking engagements, such as seller and buyer representation in merger and acquisition transactions, and private placements of senior debt, senior notes, subordinated debt and private equity for clients. Mr. Chevli has extensive industry experience having completed multiple projects within the beverage, branded consumer goods, defense, food processing, hedge fund/private equity, homeland security, entertainment, gaming, healthcare, hospitality/leisure, industrial manufacturing, professional services, retail, software, telecommunications and electronics industries. He has advised clients on transactions with an aggregate value of over $11 billion.

Tristan Joo

Tristan lives and breathes mobile & wireless. He is an accomplished executive with over 16 years of extensive experience in the industry across both semiconductor / OEM hardware and software solutions. He was a founding PM of Samsung’s CDMA handset business launching 15 phones profitably, has delivered 100+ design-wins for wireless / mobile semiconductor solutions at IBM, and managed / evangelized Android smartphone OS & customized Android software since before its ’08 open sourcing. His specialty is in managing and marketing complex technology solutions effectively, and developing new businesses and ecosystem partnerships (esp. in Asia & U.S.), with current passion in mobile sensors based user experience differentiation.

Contact Us

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