Samantha Madrid

Samantha Madrid is an accomplished global business leader and product executive with 20+ years of success in cybersecurity. She previously served as the Group Vice President leading the Security Business Unit and Security Strategy for Juniper Networks. Prior to that, she held executive and leadership roles at E8 Security (acquired by VMware), Palo Alto Networks, Forcepoint, Inc. (formerly Websense), and Cisco (via IronPort). Over the span of her career, Samantha has had a proven track record turning around businesses in decline to achieve record growth and industry recognition. She’s built strong product organizations, introduced many successful products, created brands, and launched effective go-to-market programs that have led to rapid product adoption in the highly competitive security industry. She studied Political Science at San Jose State University, where she also was a member of the university’s swimming and diving team.

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