About Verisign
Executive Biographies

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

Pat Kane

Senior Vice President, Naming and Registry Services


As senior vice president of Verisign’s naming and registry services, Pat Kane is responsible for the policy and operational management of all top-level domains operated by Verisign, including .com and .net, as well as the development of additional tools and services created to support Verisign’s channel partners. Pat has been instrumental in the development and deployment of internationalized domain names at Verisign.

Pat joined Verisign in 1999 and has held several leadership positions during his tenure at the company. Previously, he was a senior principal with American Management Systems, where he deployed tax fraud identification systems for state and local governments. Prior to AMS, Pat spent 15 years with Electronic Data Systems as an account manager, systems engineering manager, and systems engineer, where he managed outsourced information technology engagements in the oil, chemical, and healthcare services industries, as well as federal, state, and local governments.

Pat holds a Bachelor of Science in architectural engineering from the University of Texas at Austin.


  • D. James Bidzos

    Chairman of the Board of Directors, Executive Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer

  • George Kilguss III

    Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

  • Thomas Indelicarto

    Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary

  • Danny McPherson

    Executive Vice President, Technology and Chief Security Officer