Managing Partner & Co-Founder
Jay Leek, CISM, CISA, CISSP, is a Managing Partner and Co-founder of ClearSky Security. Prior to co-founding ClearSky Security, Leek was the Chief Information Security Officer for Blackstone, where he also worked with their cybersecurity investments and portfolio companies. Over the past 20 years, Leek built and headed up global information risk and security programs for Equifax and Nokia and also worked as a Product Manager as well as a Consultant to telecom companies, government agencies and financial institutions assisting them with strategic planning and architectural design required to meet their information risk and security objectives. Leek currently serves as a member of the boards of directors for BigID, BlueLava, Capsule8, CloudKnox, CyberGRX, SecZetta and Query.AI. He was also formerly a member of the board of directors of Carbon Black, Cylance, Demisto, Optiv, Phantom, ProtectWise, RedOwl, Respond, Verodin, NY Metro ISSA Chapter, and a member of the advisory boards of Accuvant and iSIGHT Partners.