About Verisign
Executive Biographies

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

George Kilguss III

George Kilguss III

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer


As executive vice president and chief financial officer (CFO), George Kilguss III is responsible for all of the company’s financial functions including accounting, audit, treasury, corporate finance and investor relations. He also leads all human resources activities. His career spans more than 25 years of varied experience in financial management, business leadership and corporate strategy.

Before joining Verisign in May 2012, Kilguss served as senior vice president and CFO for Internap Network Services Corporation, an IT infrastructure services company. Prior to that, he served as CFO for Towerstream Corporation, a wireless Internet provider, and CFO for Stratos Global Corporation, a mobile satellite service company.

He has also held senior-level positions in both investment and commercial banking companies, including Riparian Partners, Fleet Associates and Bank of Boston Corporation.

Kilguss earned a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago and a Bachelor of Science in economics and finance from the University of Hartford.