Dean Coclin has more than 25 years of business development and product management experience in software, security and telecommunications. As senior director of business development in the Website Security division at DigiCert, he is responsible for driving the company’s strategic alliances with partners in the mobile security ecosystem, and with other technology partners. Mr. Coclin is also co-chair of the CA/Browser forum.
Previously Coclin was one of the founders of ChosenSecurity, an internet security firm which was sold to PGP Corporation in February 2010. PGP was subsequently acquired by Symantec in June 2010. Prior to this, Coclin served as director of business development at GeoTrust which was sold to Verisign in 2006.
Prior to joining GeoTrust, Coclin was vice president of product management at Betrusted, an e-security firm where he directed product management, product marketing and product technology. Previously, Mr. Coclin was the president of Baltimore Federal Systems, a division of Baltimore Technologies. At Baltimore he was responsible for managing their federal government customer base, as well as driving sales into the U.S. government market. He has also held positions at CyberTrust Solutions, a PKI and e-Security firm, and GTE Government Systems Corporation.
He holds a BSEE from George Washington University and an MBA from Babson College.