Former Schneider Electrical Government and Blackberry-Cylance President Daniel Doimo Joins WhiteFox Board of Administrators – Drones Information
WhiteFox, a global leader in drone airspace security, announced today that Daniel Doimo, former President of Blackberry / Cylance and President and COO of Cylance, a unicorn for cybersecurity in AI, will join the board of directors.
Daniel is a very experienced global business executive. He has successfully led teams in Europe, Asia and the US in both start-ups and large global organizations. His experience spans a wide range of technologies, including energy systems, data centers, IoT, energy management, software, cybersecurity and artificial intelligence.
As President and COO of Cylance, he led the growth of the AI-focused startup until Cylance was acquired by Blackberry in 2019. Daniel continues to work in an advisory capacity.
Prior to joining Cylance, Daniel was Executive Vice President of Global Solutions and a member of the Executive Committee at Schneider Electric. During his 12 years at Schneider, he was instrumental in the merger of MGE UPS Systems with APC and then headed the Power Business Unit, IT business and finally Global Solution, a business unit that regroups services, software and strategic end-user segments .
Daniel is bilingual in English and French and speaks other languages. He has an MBA from Pepperdine University.
Luke Fox, Founder and CEO of WhiteFox, stated, “Daniel is a proven leader with extensive experience in cybersecurity, strategic partnerships and corporate governance. We are confident that Daniel will add significant value both as an entrepreneur and as a consultant as WhiteFox continues to expand its global reach. “
“We are honored and pleased to have a leader of Daniel’s caliber and safety expertise added to the WhiteFox board. Daniel’s deep industry network and strategic direction will further enable WhiteFox to put their world-class counter-drone technology in the hands of governments, critical infrastructure and companies looking to protect their airspace from unauthorized drones, “said Jeff Bocan, WhiteFox Board Director and partner at Okapi Venture Capital.
Daniel Doimo said: “WhiteFox has been advocating some of the most important initiatives to shape the future of airspace security. I am very excited to work with such an enthusiastic and respected team to continue WhiteFox’s mission to safely integrate drones into our lives. “
About WhiteFox: WhiteFox, headquartered in California, is committed to keeping the skies open for responsible pilots by developing solutions that advance drone technology for a better world. As a global leader in securely integrating drones into society and providing global security solutions for drone airspace, WhiteFox ensures trustworthy autonomy through transparency and accountability in our skies. Find her on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.