Americas Management Team

Chris Doggett, Managing Director, Kaspersky Lab North America
Justin Priestley, Sr. Vice President, Consumer Sales
Mike Parise, Sr. Vice President, Corporate Sales
Angelo Gentile, Sr. Vice President, Finance & Administration
Adam Firestone, Sr. Vice President, Government Security Group
David Mello, Sr. Vice President, Support & Services
Jennifer Saber, Vice President, Information Technology

Chris Doggett

Chris Doggett

Managing Director, Kaspersky Lab North America

As Managing Director, Kaspersky Lab North America, Chris is for responsible for the company’s sales, marketing, and business development functions and for achieving the company’s objectives for growth in market share and profitability. Chris also has shared management oversight and responsibility for the public relations, customer support, finance, human resources and information technology functions.

Chris brings more than a decade of sales, marketing and operational experience in the information security market to the company. Prior to his role as Managing Director, Chris was the Senior Vice President of Corporate Sales, Kaspersky Lab North America, during which time he was responsible for increasing market share throughout the region. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2012, Chris was the global channel sales leader at Sophos.

Justin Priestley

Justin Priestley

Senior Vice President, Consumer Sales, Kaspersky Lab North America

As Senior Vice President, Consumer Sales, Kaspersky Lab North America, Justin is responsible for continuing to increase market share throughout North America and drive growth strategies for new and existing customers.

Justin has more than fifteen years of experience in the Internet security market. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2008, Justin managed Symantec’s consumer business in the Americas and global OEM/xSP strategy.

Mike Parise

Mike Parise

Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales, Kaspersky Lab North America

As Senior Vice President, Corporate Sales, Kaspersky Lab North America, Mike is responsible for developing and leading all sectors of North America business-to-business sales activities, as well as ensuring the advancement of the company’s focused efforts on revenue growth through new customer acquisition and retention.

Mike brings more than 30 years of senior sales leadership experience in the software industry. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2014, Mike served as Vice President, North American Field Sales at Core Security, where he was responsible for establishing and executing an enterprise sales initiative for vulnerability management and attack intelligence tools. Prior to Core Security, Mike held various senior sales leadership roles at companies of various sizes, including Courion Corp., Parametric Technology Corp., EMC and Data General.

Angelo Gentile

Angelo Gentile

Senior Vice President, Finance & Administration, Kaspersky Lab North America

As Senior Vice President, Finance and Administration, Kaspersky Lab North America, Angelo is responsible for the strategic financial management of Kaspersky Lab’s North American region.

Angelo brings more than two decades of treasury experience at software and technology companies. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2004, Angelo served as Vice President, Finance at Riverdeep Group, plc. Prior to Riverdeep, Angelo was Chief Financial Officer at Invention Machine Corporation and Vice President, Finance at USTeleCenters, where he started in 1989 as Chief Financial Officer.

Adam Firestone

Adam Firestone

Senior Vice President and General Manager, Government Security Group

As Senior Vice President and General Manager, Government Security Group (GSG), Kaspersky Lab, North America, Adam Firestone is responsible for overseeing the Washington, D.C. office. The GSG provides world class cybersecurity intelligence and systems engineering services as well as innovative product solutions to meet the needs of government, government contractor and national critical infrastructure organizations.

Adam leverages more than 20 years of experience in the defense, intelligence and government contracting industries. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2013, Adam led the defense and federal subsidiary of a global middleware company where he was responsible for understanding and crafting advanced technology solutions for the challenges faced by military, intelligence and government organizations. Adam is a former United States Army officer, and also possesses a legal background, holding a Juris Doctorate degree, and having practiced law in New York.

David Mello

David Mello

Senior Vice President, Support & Services, Kaspersky Lab North America

As Senior Vice President, Support and Services, Kaspersky Lab North America, Dave is responsible for driving high rates of satisfaction among consumer and business customers, increasing efficiency and productivity within support operations, and delivering new and innovative services designed to meet individual customer needs and enable them to generate maximum value from their Kaspersky Lab products.

Dave brings more than 25 years of technical support and operations management experience and has held senior management positions at several software and services organizations, and across a variety of functional areas of responsibility. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2010, Dave was Vice President, Sales and Client Services at BiddingForGood.

Jennifer Saber

Jennifer Saber

Vice President of Information Technology, Kaspersky Lab North America

As Vice President of Information Technology, Kaspersky Lab North America, Jennifer is responsible for leading and managing the business support systems, infrastructure, services, and web development groups.

Jennifer brings more than twenty years of technology, support, and management experience to Kaspersky Lab. Prior to joining Kaspersky Lab in 2007, Jennifer was Technical Support Operations Manager at Netscout Systems, Inc. Preceding Netscout, Jennifer held management positions in the technology, financial, and property management industries.