As SVP of Engineering, Minerva Rodriguez will be responsible for execution of all facets of engineering and development for Guardtime product families and associated product lines. Previously, Ms Rodriguez was a Principal Engineering Fellow at Raytheon Company where she pioneered and led the development of strategic products and platforms that have become staples in the Systems Integrity industry. She has over 30 years experience in engineering, technical leadership, program management, and advanced product development and delivery to the Aerospace and Defense Industry.

Matthew Johnson, Chief Technology Officer of Guardtime said "Minerva Rodriguez brings a very senior level of management experience with extensive technological expertise and a proven track record of shipping the highest quality hardware and software security systems. She is an internationally recognized leader and expert in the area of System Integrity. I am confident that she will lead Guardtime through this important phase of expansion to large scale design, engineering, production, and delivery of both hardware and software that drives our Black Lantern and Videri product lines."

Mike Gault, Guardtime CEO added “We continue to consistently attract top notch security, networking and software professionals. What Guardtime is developing will be a critical element of IT and Telecom infrastructure for decades to come and we are thrilled to be hiring world class professionals to help secure digital society. Our recent partnership with Ericsson shows the opportunity of using Keyless Signature Infrastructure (KSI) to address the security and governance challenges that the Fortune 500 face and the arrival of these industry veterans confirms our commitment to provide our clients with the highest level of expertise necessary for securing their network environments."