Jay Chaudhry is a security industry leader and accomplished entrepreneur with a history of introducing innovations that securely enable emerging technology trends. Prior to starting Zscaler, Jay founded and sold several companies - AirDefense (sold to Motorola), Air2Web, CipherTrust (sold to Secure Computing), CoreHarbor (sold to USi), and SecureIT (sold to VeriSign). Jay has also held engineering, sales, marketing and management roles with IBM, NCR and Unisys.
Jay has been honored as an Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year,” Information Week “Innovator & Influencer” and SC Magazine “Market Entrepreneur.” He earned an MBA and MS degrees in Computer Engineering and Industrial Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a B.Tech. in Electronics Engineering from IIT BHU Varanasi. Jay has also completed the Executive Management Program at Harvard University.