This website uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of our website. The use of cookies helps us to provide you with a specific service, to facilitate website use, to understand our visitors and to advertise to you. By continuing to browse the site you are giving consent to our use of cookies. Learn more in our Privacy Statement.

Executive Biographies

The Verisign Executive team brings a tremendous breadth of expertise and talent.

Dave Pool

Dave Pool

Verisign Senior Vice President, Technology Services


Dave Pool is the senior vice president of Verisign’s technology services group, where he leads the architecture, development and operation of the company’s infrastructure, as well as product engineering, customer care and customer information services.

Prior to taking this role, Pool was the senior vice president of engineering at Red Lambda, where he oversaw all technology functions including product architecture, product development and professional services.

Pool previously worked at Verisign from 2001 to 2012, holding various technology leadership roles that were instrumental to maintaining the company’s 100 percent service availability track record for .com and .net. Additionally, he led the development of Verisign’s Advanced Transaction Lookup and Signaling System (ATLAS), Domain Name Service (DNS) platform, and launched Verisign Labs.

Pool has held technology leadership and individual contributor roles at numerous technology and consulting companies, including IBM, Booz Allen Hamilton and CSC.

Pool earned a Bachelor of Science in applied mathematics and computer science from Longwood University.