Michael Herne is a serial entrepreneur with 20 years of experience in building and managing technology companies. Michael is currently Director of Engineering at Cisco Systems in the Security Technology Group. This followed the acquisition by Cisco of his most recent company M.I Secure founded in 2004. Prior to this he was the Chief Security Officer for F5 Networks which followed the acquisition by F5 of uRoam, Inc. which he co-founded in 1998 as the CEO. uRoam pioneered the SSL VPN space. Prior to this Michael held senior management positions in the disk drive media business at StorMedia and Nashua Computer Products. He is a graduate of the New Hampshire Technical College, where he studied Computer Science.