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Dave Pool

Senior Vice President, Technology Services*


Biography

As senior vice president of Verisign's technology services group, Dave Pool is responsible for leading the architecture, development and operation of the company's internet infrastructure, platforms, services and applications. Dave brings over 35 years of experience in infrastructure engineering in the technology field.

Prior to taking this role in 2014, Dave was the senior vice president of engineering at Red Lambda, where he oversaw all technology functions, including product architecture, product development and professional services.

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

Dave has held various senior technology leadership and individual contributor roles at numerous technology and consulting companies, including IBM, Network Solutions, Booz Allen Hamilton and DXC Technology (formerly Computer Sciences Corporation).

Dave holds a Bachelor of Science in applied mathematics and computer science from Longwood University.

* Dave Pool will be retiring as of June 2021.

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