About TruSTAR

Our Story

At TruSTAR, we’re obsessed with getting the most value from your threat intelligence data. We believe that when analysts can integrate threat intelligence data into every stage of their workflow, they can make better decisions faster.

Founded in 2014 by a mix of seasoned entrepreneurs, former security and intelligence specialists, and killer product developers, TruSTAR is focused on building the best threat intelligence platform for enterprise cybersecurity.

Our Leadership


Paul Kurtz

Co-founder & CEO


Patrick Coughlin

Co-founder & COO


Dave Cullinane

Co-founder & Advisor


Shimon Modi

Head of Product


Chris Roblee

Director of Engineering

Our Investors

Backed by investors who understand that intelligence exchange among companies is more valuable and a more efficient defense than standalone cyber threat tools.

Aspect Ventures invests across a broad array of industries including cybersecurity, future of work, digital health, and several other emerging technology areas.

Storm Ventures is a Silicon Valley-based VC firm focused on building enterprise leaders as the first or early investor.

Resolute Ventures is an early investor focused on backing and connecting a community of Founders who share an entrepreneurial spirit and energy.


Board of Advisors

John Callas

Former Co-Founder & CTO of Silent Circle; Co-founder & CTO of PGP, Security Expert at Apple

Stewart Baker

Former General Counsel of NSA

Sherri Ramsay

Former Director of NSA Threat Operations Center (NTOC)

Richard Clarke

Former National Coordinator for Security, Infrastructure Protection, and Counterterrorism for the United States.

Sean Kanuck

Former U.S. National Intelligence Officer for Cyber Issues

Shawn Carpenter

Security Industry Startup Veteran, Investor, and Advisor

Join Our Team

You'll be on the frontlines of cybersecurity, building a platform that connects a network of enterprise security operators facing off against the most sophisticated attackers in the world. Do you have what it takes?

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