CounterFlow AI Appoints Former FireEye Executive Bill Cantrell as Chief Product Officer

Company aims to accelerate its next phase of growth, scale portfolio capabilities and partnership ecosystem following launch of flagship solution ThreatEye

Bill Cantrell, CPO
Bill Cantrell, CPO

CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA, October 29, 2019 CounterFlow AI, the first security provider to deliver intelligent network forensics for the Security and Operations markets, today appointed Bill Cantrell as Chief Product Officer. Cantrell joins the company from FireEye, where he served as vice president of product management. In his new role, Cantrell will oversee CounterFlow’s solution portfolio and grow its capabilities to support customers’ emerging network intelligence needs.

Cantrell’s appointment follows the company’s introduction of ThreatEye, its flagship ML platform for intelligent network forensics. ThreatEye is a scalable platform deployable across hybrid cloud and on-premise IT environments that brings together machine learning, full packet capture and visualization to identify network faults, anomalies and threats at wire speed.

“Bill’s product expertise and acute understanding of the network forensics and traffic analysis challenges that companies face today are invaluable assets to the company and our customers,” said Randy Caldejon, chief executive and co-founder at CounterFlow AI. “He’s proven how to scale solution offerings for high-growth and disruptive companies in the security marketplace, and I look forward to working with him again.”

In Cantrell’s most recent role at FireEye, he oversaw product management teams responsible for developing the FireEye network security strategy which included the Network Security (NX, VX), Forensics (PX, IA, AX), File Security (FX) and Cloud MVX product lines. Before joining FireEye, Bill served as vice president of product management at nPulse Technologies co-founded by Caldejon where he launched new capabilities to expand the solution portfolio and worked with the leadership team to accelerate sales and revenue growth leading to the successful sale and transition to FireEye. 

“CounterFlow AI has the expertise, innovative approach and resources to bring about meaningful change to network intelligence products which are experiencing a welcomed transformation thanks to the application of ML in the network traffic analysis and AIOps markets,” said Bill Cantrell, Chief Product Officer at CounterFlow AI. “I look forward to collaborating with our team, clients and partners to bring new innovations to bear that make machine learning and artificial intelligence more accessible and easier to use for SOCs, analysts and the organizations they serve.”

Cantrell holds a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering technology from Capitol College and previously served in the U.S. Air Force Communications Command.

About CounterFlow AI

CounterFlow AI is a cybersecurity software company offering an intelligent platform for network forensics. The flagship product, ThreatEye®, integrates advanced security technologies into a streaming machine learning pipeline to identify network faults, anomalies and threats at wire speed. ThreatEye® is built for hybrid cloud deployments to easily extend customer network and security operations. 

For more information, visit www.counterflow.ai 

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