Board of Directors

Jeff Fagnan

Founder of Accomplice

Jeff Fagnan is founder of Accomplice, which formerly was the technology group at Atlas Venture. He is well known as a founding investor, working with many companies since inception. In addition to Carbon Black, Fagnan also serves on the boards of AngelList, Grockit, LearnBoost, Keas, Hopper, Databox, Pioneers of the Inevitable, LuckyLabs, Advanced Electron Beams and Reddo Mobility.


Joe Tibbetts

Senior VP & CFO of Sapient

Tibbetts brings 40 years of technology company finance and operations experience—including 20 years as a CFO and another 20 in public accounting—to Carbon Black. Currently, he is senior vice president and CFO of Sapient, the digital platform of Publicis Groupe.


Maria Cirino

Co-founder and Managing Partner, .406 Ventures

Maria Cirino brings 22 years of entrepreneurial, operating and senior management sales and marketing experience in venture-backed technology companies, with particular strengths in IT security and technology-driven services. Prior to founding .406, Cirino was senior vice president of VeriSign, where she was responsible for setting channel strategy, driving channel development and the sales of VeriSign’s security services through its indirect channels.


Patrick Morley

President and CEO

Patrick Morley has led Carbon Black as president and chief executive officer since 2007. Under his direction, the company has grown from a startup into the market share leader in Next-Generation Endpoint Security. Today, Carbon Black has approximately 2,000 worldwide customers, including 25 of the Fortune 100 and nearly 500 employees. (more…)

Paul Maeder

Founding Partner of Highland Capital Partners

Paul focuses on startups in robotics and online education. He is a Founding Partner of Highland Capital Partners and has 32 years of experience in venture capital. He has served as a director of many public and private technology companies and is currently the Board Chair of 2U (Nasdaq: TWOU), is on the board of Imprivata (NYSE: IMPR), and manages Highland’s investments in Avidyne, Carbon Black, BlueTarp Financial, Jaunt VR, and Rethink Robotics.


Ron Nordin

Ron Nordin is a leading entrepreneur and investor in internet and software technology companies. Currently, in addition to Carbon Black, he serves on the boards of Midway Studios and CMG. Nordin was a senior partner at Atlas Venture, where he invested in a number of early stage software and Internet companies, including eRoom Technologies.


Tony Zingale

Executive Chairman of Jive Software

Tony Zingale brings 35 years of high-tech experience at both private and public companies to the Carbon Black board, including successful stints as CEO of Clarify, Mercury Interactive and Jive Software, which he took public in 2011. He also served on the board of antivirus vendor McAfee before its sale to Intel.