Forgepoint's focus on mission made an immediate impression on me. The team is committed to helping entrepreneurs build the companies that will protect our future.
Billy Gouveia is an Entrepreneur in Residence at Forgepoint Capital.
Most recently, he led the U.S. business for the global cyber and intelligence consultancy S-RM, where he was involved in responding to hundreds of cyber incidents. Before joining S-RM, he co-founded Jumbbit (a start-up that aimed to change the way companies protect their most critical data) and concurrently served as COO of Zanaris (a cloud technology MSP with a DevOps focus). Previously, Billy was a Managing Director at Protiviti, the General Manager of the consulting business unit at Sungard Availability Services, and the leader of Booz Allen Hamilton’s commercial risk management practice.
Before stepping into the corporate sector, Billy supported a range of national security organizations and served as a U.S. Army intelligence officer. He holds a BA from Columbia University as well as an MA from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. When not battling ransomware, Billy enjoys hiking and rooting for the Red Sox.