Freedom To Deliver Software Fast While Staying Secure

We built RapidFort because we wanted to build awesome, secure software fast...
our Team


CEO & Founder

Mehran ran EFI's core business unit and helped make EFI a ubiquitous name in digital imaging. He founded Percipo, a pioneer in commercialization of modern computer vision and AI technologies installed in 40,000 retail locations.

CFO, Chief Commercial Officer

Russ has been an early member of several successful Bay Area startups including HintMD sold to Revance, and ZyBooks acquired by Wiley. Russ founded Eden Ventures (European Venture Fund of the Year 2006) and Nadex which was acquired by the IG group.

CTO & Founder

A DevOps and cybersecurity veteran, Rajeev has built and delivered mass scale systems for Palo Alto Networks and F5 Networks, among others.

Chief Scientist

Niklas received his Ph.D. in Computer Vision from UC Berkeley, and he's the inventor of several machine learning techniques.

VP, Product Delivery & Operations

Saty ran the product delivery programs for Xerox at EFI. He has an MBA from Kellogg School of Management, and he's responsible for customer success, product delivery, and operations at RapidFort.


Andy Chou
Cofounder, Coverity
Aubrey Rankin
Co-founder & CEO, HintMD
Chris Aniszczyk
Jim Zemlin
Executive Director at Linux Foundation
Philip Martin
CSO, Coinbase
Rob Mee
CEO, Geometer & Founder, Pivotal