After serving as the vice president of Information and Product Security at Salesforce for 11 years, Izak joins Shasta as an Entrepreneur in Residence. At Salesforce, he was responsible for managing IT security, compliance, architecture, design, implementation, and operations and served as the primary focal point for any customer-facing security initiatives. Prior to Salesforce, Izak served as the CISO for several Bay Area tech companies such as Silicon Graphics, Solectron before joining Salesforce. Izak created the Customer Security Advisory Council; a regular gathering of hundreds of customers from around the world and co-created the Bay Area CSO Council, a group of 30+ CISOs from the largest companies in the San Francisco Bay Area to share best practices and security-related intelligence information among peers. He served as the President of this group for more than a dozen years.