A 3-Dimensional Approach
to Content Security

As the recognized leader in software-based security solutions for premier service providers, Verimatrix has pioneered the 3-Dimensional Security approach that offers flexible layers of protection techniques to address evolving business needs and revenue threats.



The success of Verimatrix is very much a function of the quality and diversity of the team that has been assembled to address this fast paced global market. The balance of strengths in technology, video service and security applications, finance and operations creates a team that brings a holistic perspective to managing the company's rapid growth while increasing its strategic value.

Tom Munro, Chief Executive Officer

Tom Munro has served as CEO of Verimatrix since April 2005. Earlier, he was President of Wireless Facilities, Inc. (WFI) a global leader in the design, deployment, and management of wireless mobility and broadband wireless networks. He served WFI as CFO from 1997 to 2000, through the company's successful IPO, and as President from September of 2000 until his retirement in January, 2003. Prior to joining WFI, Tom was founder and CEO of @Market, an online sporting goods retailer. Earlier, he was CFO of Precision Digital Images, an image processing technology firm in Redmond, Washington, after leaving MetLife Capital Corporation, a leading commercial finance company. At MCC from 1981 to 1994, Tom held a series of analytical, financial, and sales responsibilities including CFO of the company. Tom holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and an MBA from the University of Washington. Tom sits on the boards of Airgain Technologies, the Digital Watermarking Alliance and BandwidthX.

Steve Oetegenn, President

Steve Oetegenn joined Verimatrix in 2004 as the  Senior Vice President of Global Operations. In this role, he was responsible for defining and implementing the company's go to market strategy and operational success factors. In 2005 he was named Executive Vice President, global sales and in 2008, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer. Steve has a wide range of experience in international business, having launched numerous high tech products to the global marketplace. Steve has specialized in Digital Security and Anti-Piracy since 1998, working with Government agencies, Global Banks, Fortune 500 companies and Major Hollywood studios. Prior to joining Verimatrix, he was COO of MediaSec Technologies LLC, a pioneer and leader in the field of digital watermarking, COO of Argus Systems Group, a leading provider of Internet server security software. Mr. Oetegenn is a featured speaker at global digital security conferences.

Mike Kleiman, Chief Operating Officer

Mike Kleiman has extensive operational, financial and leadership experience in cloud-based content delivery, security and IT infrastructure. Mike joined Verimatrix from Verizon Digital Media Services, where he served as COO of the New Products Division. In December 2013 Verizon acquired EdgeCast Networks, of which Kleiman served as both COO and CFO, overseeing its stellar growth as the company became a leading global content delivery network (CDN). Prior to EdgeCast, Mike was CFO/GM at HostPro (a division of Micron Electronics), where he led its M&A, datacenter build-out, and growth initiatives. He also served as CFO and then president of SolutionPro (a spinout of HostPro), leading the company to profitability through a business restructuring and development of advanced hosting and FTTH services. Prior to HostPro, Mike was VP of Finance and Operations of Scott Sports Group in Switzerland, helping lead the company's funding, growth, M&A, and business and IT restructuring. Mike also spent seven years in "Big 6" public accounting and financial consulting as a CPA for Arthur Andersen LLP. Mike has a BS in accounting from Montana State and an executive MBA from Tulane. He has served on the boards of several technology startups and enjoys outdoor adventure sports.

Tim Driscoll, Chief Financial Officer

Tim Driscoll has 15 years of experience in financial and operations management at technology-focused organizations. Prior to Verimatrix, he consulted with clients in the areas of corporate finance and marketing, including TelASIC, a semiconductor and radio systems company, DispenseSource, a logistics technology company, and the Engineering School at the University of California, San Diego. Previously, Mr. Driscoll was at Mission Ventures, a $500M venture capital partnership, where he managed direct investments and provided operational support to early stage communications technology companies. Prior to Mission Ventures, he served as a Captain in the U.S. Army's Aviation branch, where he was involved in managing development and deployment of new technologies. Mr. Driscoll has a BS in Computer Science from the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, and an MBA from UCLA's Anderson School of Management.

Petr Peterka, Chief Technology Officer

Petr joined Verimatrix in 2010 from a role as a Distinguished Member of the Technical Staff in the CTO’s office at Motorola’s Home and Networks Mobility Team. His background includes an extensive familiarity with CA/DRM systems, including work on platforms combining IPTV, DVB-H, iPhone and Android. He has been active with standards organizations including DECE, DLNA CPS, ATIS, SMPTE, Coral, DVB, ITU-T and others, and has worked with Hollywood studios, CableLabs, and the MPAA on content security topics. He previously worked with NextLevel Systems and General Instrument. Petr holds Master’s degrees from both UCSD and the Czech Technical University. He holds 7 issued US patents and has over 25 additional filed patent applications.

Angelina Hendricks, Vice President, Engineering

Angelina Hendricks brings a diverse background in software development to Verimatrix. Prior to Verimatrix, she led delivery of the emergency response management product suite at TriTech Software Systems directing development, quality assurance, documentation, and GIS as the Vice President, Engineering. Before joining TriTech, Angelina worked in financial regulation at NASD‑R (now FINRA) creating and supporting WebCRD particularly in release management, external interfaces, continuing education, and renewals. During the dotcom era, she designed a business intelligence application for small to medium‑sized business at a short‑lived start‑up, Barranca Software. Angelina earned her undergraduate degree from Northwestern University and her masters from the University of Texas at Austin. She is active in CONNECT, CommNexus, and sits on the board of the San Diego .NET User Group.

Steve Christian, Vice President, Marketing

Steve Christian has a wealth of experience in the digital media and Internet technology space and is a speaker on media technology and business trends at industry events around the globe At Verimatrix he is responsible for product strategy, marketing programs and management of brand equity. Prior to joining Verimatrix Mr. Christian was VP Marketing at streaming media specialist Nine Systems and has also run his own "virtual VP" technology marketing consultancy, helping the growth of a variety of software, wireless and Internet security ventures. His background includes product and services management at Wind River, ST Microelectronics and Raytheon. Mr. Christian has a 1st class degree in Physics from the University of Bristol and an MBA from the Open University in the UK.

Bronwyn Savary, Vice President & General Counsel

As Vice President & General Counsel, Ms. Savary advises the Company on a variety of legal issues associated with the global development, marketing, licensing and sale of technology and professional services. From 1996 until the company's acquisition in 2007, Ms. Savary served as legal counsel to Acucorp, Inc. (acquired by UK-based Micro Focus), a software company in the legacy extension market. In this position, she gained extensive U.S. and international experience in intellectual property licensing, corporate matters, and employment law. Ms. Savary received her bachelor's degree in East Asian Studies, with a concentration in Japanese language and culture, from the University of Illinois. She received a J.D. from the University of San Diego School of Law and is licensed to practice in California and New York.