Robert Clyde, CISM, NACD Board Leadership Fellow, is vice-chair of ISACA's board of directors and is managing director of Clyde Consulting LLC, which provides board and executive advisory services to cybersecurity software companies. He is the executive chair of the board of directors for White Cloud Security (trusted app list enforcement), and executive advisor to HyTrust (multi cloud workload security) and BullGuard Software (consumer and smart home cyber security).
Robert also serves as a board director for TZ Holdings (formerly Zimbra), and Xbridge Systems (data discovery software). Prior to becoming vice-chair, he chaired the board-level ISACA Finance Committee and has served as a member of ISACA's Strategic Advisory Council, Conference and Education Board and the IT Governance Institute (ITGI) Advisory Panel.
Previously, he was CEO of Adaptive Computing, which provides workload management software for some of the world's largest cloud, high-performance computing (HPC), and big data environments. Prior to founding Clyde Consulting, he was chief technology officer (CTO) at Symantec and a co-founder of Axent Technologies.
Clyde is a frequent speaker at ISACA, cybersecurity conferences, and for the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD). He also serves on the industry advisory council for the Management Information Systems (MIS) Department of Utah State University.