Leadership Team


Prasad Jayaraman

CEO

As the CEO of Qubera, Prasad drives the overall vision and strategy for success at Qubera. Prasad has over 15 years experience running technology professional services companies globally. Prior to founding Qubera – Prasad was at Fortuna Technologies Inc. There, he engineered Fortuna’s growth from a small staffing firm to a recognized leader in the Identity and Access Management space with a 7 country global footprint and over $25 Million in revenue. Fortuna was acquired by MGL Americas, an India based sourcing firm, where Prasad served as VP of Business Development for two years.

Prasad has brokered Qubera’s successful partnerships with Sun Microsystems, Oracle, SailPoint, Quest, Novell and other technology vendors. His leadership has driven successful and strategic long-term relationships with Qubera’s customers across many varied industries globally.

Prasad has a bachelors degree in commerce.


Jasen Meece

President

As the President of Qubera, Jasen helps set the strategic direction and manage customer facing activities. Jasen has over 15 years of leadership experience in IT driving both internal and external facing organizations. Prior to joining Qubera he held positions at: Netscape/iPlanet as a Product Manager & Product Marketing Manager, Sun Microsystems as an International Channel Manager and as a Sales Manager for the Western US, and most recently Oracle as Vice President of Security sales for the Western US, Central US, and Canada.

Jasen attended Arizona State University and holds both a BS in business and an MBA.


Jacob Pszonowsky

CTO & COO

As a co-founder of Qubera, Jake serves as Corporate Secretary and Vice President, CTO and COO. Jake works with Prasad and Jasen in supporting Business Development, Strategic Relationships and Operations. Jake has over 15 years of experience in technology, consulting and business development with specific success in translating business problems to solutions. As an Alumnus of Netscape, iPlanet, AOL and Sun Microsystems, Jake’s clients span industry verticals and have included AT&T Wireless, Sprint, Genentech, Western Michigan University, Progressive Insurance, US Army and US DOD, Motorola, Regence Blue Cross Blue Shield, GM, Vodafone and many others.

Jake attended Ohio University studying Computer Science and History.


Satish Akki

VP, Managed Services

Prior to co-founding Qubera, Satish had 30 years of experience in the IT industry in positions that have ranged from Development to Systems Engineering to Consulting and Management. He has worked at large companies such as Arthur Andersen, McDonnell Douglas, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois, British Telecom, GE, AOL and Sun as well as start-ups and smaller companies like Gould, Tymshare, Actra, Netscape, Fortuna and MGL. Satish runs the delivery organization at Qubera focusing on driving projects to successful completion and driving customer satisfaction.

Satish has a BS degree in Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (Madras) and MS (Engineering) and MBA degrees from The University of Texas at Arlington.


Lynn Bailey

Executive Director, Employee Enablement

Lynn has over 23 years of experience managing large scale IT solutions. As an Alumnus of GTE, IBM and Sun/iPlanet, Lynn’s portfolio spans Fortune 100, DOD, Education, Federal, State and Local Government projects. He has driven millions of dollars in ROI at clients such as General Electric, Verizon/GTE, U.S. Army, Sun/Oracle, Visa, Missouri State Government and many others.

At Qubera, Lynn manages the delivery processes, building upon PMI, Prince2, TL9000, Six Sigma and Agile development methodologies – in addition to providing oversight on Qubera projects, overall planning and mentoring of Qubera resources. He drives Qubera’s philosophy of keeping projects simple and equated to the complexity of the requirement of our customers.

Lynn has a BS degree in Food and Computer Science from the University of Missouri.


Toby Emden

VP, Strategy & Practices

Toby Emden leads the Strategy and Practices groups for Qubera, and is responsible for technical governance and oversight for Qubera’s strategic IAM/IAG accounts, and for driving IAM/IAG strategy and best practices. He has more than 14 years of IT security experience in a variety of technical leadership, strategy and governance positions, covering Enterprise Architecture, Directory Services, Cryptographic Services, User Provisioning, Identity Management, Single Sign-On, Risk and Compliance, Role Engineering and Application Security.

Over the years, he has developed broad experience leading the successful design and implementation of IAM solutions from SailPoint, Sun, Oracle, Microsoft, IBM, Quest, Ingrian and Verisign. He has also led the product design and development for several proprietary Virtual Directory, Single Sign-On, Role Analytics and User Provisioning solutions.

Prior to joining Qubera in 2009, Toby was Chief Security Architect for Travelers Insurance, where he led the IT Security portfolio. He has also spent several years as an investment professional, specializing in regulatory compliance for emerging markets.

Toby studied History and American Studies at Tower Hamlets College in London, England.


 Squire Earle

Director, Product Management

Squire leads Product Management, Marketing and Education Services for Qubera Solutions. He has over 14 years experience in Technology & Product Management with a strong focus on User Provisioning, RBAC and Access Governance. Squire worked as a professional services Lead Architect and delivered Waveset and Sun Identity Manager bootcamp training to over 250 implementers and architects worldwide at Neogent.

After Neogent’s acquisition by Sun Microsystems, he became the Technical Product Manager for Sun Identity Manager, responsible for defining product features, training the technical sales enablement team, delivering product roadmaps to Sun customers and prospects and working with industry analysts to promote the product line.

Most recently, Squire served as Program Director at American Express where he was responsible for the strategic direction and financial management of the Identity & Access Management Program, delivery of IDM platform capabilities and resource management of onshore and offshore vendor technical teams.

Squire graduated with his Bachelors Degree in Computer Science from the University of Texas at Austin.