Mr. Jevans is the CEO of CipherTrace. He has 20 years of experience in the security and payments markets. He is the inventor of 17 US patents in cybersecurity, and has founded and sold three cybersecurity startups. Mr. Jevans has been involved in crypto currencies since 2011, and was an early Bitcoin miner. He is the author of the Cryptocurrency Anti-Money Laundering Report.
Jevans has founded and sold 3 security and fintech startups. In 2015, Jevans sold Marble security to Proofpoint (NASDAQ: PFPT). Before Marble, Jevans founded IronKey, acquired by iMation (NASDAQ: IMN). Previously he founded Receipt.com (acquired by Valicert NASDAQ: VLCT). He has held senior management positions at security companies Tumbleweed Communications (NASDAQ: TMWD) and Teros (acquired by Citrix, NASDAQ: CTXS). Mr. Jevans began his career at Apple Computer, leading software development teams on the Mac operating system, and working on corporate technology strategy for the CEO. Jevans serves as the chairman of the Anti-Phishing Working Group (www.APWG.org), a consortium of more than 1,500 government agencies, financial services companies, ISPs, law enforcement agencies and technology vendors dedicated to fighting electronic crime. He is a frequent speaker on blockchain, cryptocurrencies, and electronic crime. Mr. Jevans holds a Master of Science Degree and a Bachelor of Science Degree, Computer Science, from the University of Calgary, Canada.