Senior Vice President and CTO at Neustar
Joined on September 20, 2011 – United States
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Dr. Bregman joined the Neustar executive team in August 2011. He is responsible for Neustar's product technology strategy and product development efforts.
Prior to joining Neustar, Dr. Bregman was Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer of Symantec since 2006.
Dr. Bregman's portfolio while CTO of Symantec Corporation included developing the company's technology strategy and overseeing its investments in advanced research and development, security and technology services. Prior to Symantec, Dr. Bregman serviced as Executive Vice President, Product Operations at Veritas Corporation, which merged with Symantec in 2005. Prior to Veritas, he was CEO of AirMedia, an early mobile content marketplace, and spent 16 years in a variety of roles at IBM.
Dr. Bregman serves on the Board of the Bay Area Science & Innovation Consortium and the Anita Borg Institute, which focuses on increasing the impact of women on all aspects of technology.
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