President and CEO

Patrick Morley

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. Morley drove the effort to merge Bit9 with Carbon Black in 2014, which resulted in the industry’s most complete endpoint solution. Today, Carbon Black has approximately 3,000 worldwide customers, including 30 of the Fortune 100 and nearly 800 employees. Morley has more than a decade of security industry experience.

Previously, he was president and CEO of Imprivata Corporation, a leading provider of authentication, access management, and secure communication. He has held senior leadership positions with six venture-backed software companies, including three that had successful IPOs. As chief operating officer of Corel, he led the company’s global sales, marketing, and operations functions for the Americas, EMEA, and Asia. Morley played a significant leadership role in the company’s turnaround, acquisition strategy, and eventual IPO. He also held senior management positions at Macromedia, Allaire, Rational Software, and SQA. Morley earned a bachelor’s degree in mathematics and computer science from Providence College.


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