Rafi Brenner is an accomplished Information Technology, Business Operations Management Executive, with 30 years of experience in pre-IPO, mid market and large public technology companies. He brings a wealth of expertise driving business results through technology innovation, building infrastructure and systems to scale operations, managing risks and cyber security programs, preparing companies to become public and accelerating product development.
Currently Rafi heads the Information Technology department at ForeScout Technologies, a market leader in cyber security, where he is responsible for the strategy and delivery of information technology services, as well as the security of the company infrastructure and information assets. In this capacity, Rafi sets the vision and oversees the execution of programs to build the infrastructure needed to develop products, scale global operations and prepare the company for transformational initiatives.
Prior to ForeScout, Rafi built and lead IT organizations for over 15 years for rapidly growing technology and manufacturing companies, in both pre and post IPO stages. During his tenure at those companies, Rafi defined strategies, initiated, and drove programs to implement ERP, CRM, SCM, HCM, PLM BI, Portals and other enterprise systems, oversaw M&A and divestiture activities, architected and deployed cloud infrastructure and applications, and modernized communications and collaboration services. Rafi also lead cyber security and risk management programs and regulatory compliance initiatives.
In addition to his expertise in Information Technology, Rafi held a variety of executive responsibilities leading business development, supply chain, customer support and manufacturing engineering functions for 15 years at Flextronics International and National Semiconductor, both global leaders in the electronics and semiconductor industries.
Rafi has established himself as a thought leader in the field of Information Technology and Security, regularly presenting at professional conferences, participating in executive panels and forums.