Sean Cunningham

Managing Director, Trident Capital Cybersecurity

Mr. Cunningham joined Trident Capital Cybersecurity as Managing Director in 2015. Trident Cybersecurity is a Venture Capital Firm focused on early stage investment in Cybersecurity startups. While at Trident Capital Cybersecurity Mr. Cunningham has invested in Appthority and ID Experts and is on their Board of Directors. Prior to Trident Capital Cybersecurity, Mr. Cunningham was with Intel beginning in1994 and worked in multiple management roles in Marketing and Sales. He made equity investments with Intel Capital from 2000- 2015 as Director of Strategic Investments, responsible for enterprise security technology investments. Mr. Cunningham served as the Intel Capital Board of Director Observer on Agiliance, AlienVault, Bromium, Hytrust, SS8 Networks, and investor in Skyport, Mocana and Prolexic (Akamai). He also was the Investment Director and BoD Observer for Zone Labs (acquired by Checkpoint Software), Musicmatch (acquired by Yahoo), Trymedia (acquired by Macrovision), Cloakware (acquired by Irdeto), Lockdown Networks (acquired by McAfee), Signacert (acquired by Harris Corp), Tricipher (acquired by VMware), Accertify (acquired by American Express), Workshare (acquired by Skydox), Crossbeam (acquired by Blue Coat Systems), Credant (acquired by Dell), Solera Networks (acquired by Blue Coat Systems), Perspecsys (acquired by Blue Coat Systems) and Prelert (acquired by Elastic). Prior to Intel, Mr. Cunningham was responsible for Marketing and Service Management functions for over five years with Sequent Computers. He also held numerous Finance, Management and Marketing positions during his seven years at ISC Systems. Mr. Cunningham graduated from Gonzaga University with a BBA in Finance and Management. He earned his MBA from Gonzaga University.