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John Watters

President and Chief Operating Officer

John serves as FireEye President and Chief Operating Officer. He has served in various roles with the Company since the Company acquired iSIGHT Partners in 2016, including as a consultant from May 2020 to April 2021, as Chairman of the FireEye Advisory Board from April 2020 to April 2021, as Executive Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer from February 2018 to April 2020, as Executive Vice President, Global Services and Intelligence from January 2017 to January 2018, and as President of iSIGHT from March 2016 to January 2017.

 Prior to FireEye, John served as founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of iSIGHT Partners from November 2006 to February 2016. Prior, John was Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of iDEFENSE, a security intelligence firm acquired by VeriSign in 2005. In addition, John served as an independent business consultant from April 2020 to April 2021, has served as the founder, director and President of Dorset Capital Corporation, an investment firm, since 1998, and has served as founder, director and President of the STAIRS Program, a non-profit organization supporting inner-city education, since 2000.  John holds a B.S.C. degree in Finance from Santa Clara University.