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Todd Strubbe

Todd Strubbe

President and Chief Operating Officer


As president and chief operating officer at Verisign, Todd Strubbe is responsible for the global operations of the company. He brings more than 25 years of experience to Verisign. His experience and leadership have been focused on developing and delivering technology-driven business services and solutions, providing outstanding client service, and driving profitable revenue growth.

From 2009 to joining Verisign in 2015, Strubbe was the president of the Unified Communications Business Segment for West Corporation, a provider of technology-driven communication services. Responsible for over $1.6 billion in revenue across North America, EMEA and APAC, he led West’s efforts to deliver best-in-class unified communications services to thousands of clients. Delivered in a managed, hosted or cloud environment, these services included conferencing and collaboration, IP telephony and network solutions, digital media and virtual event services, and inbound and outbound interactive voice and text services. Strubbe was also at West from 2001 to 2006, serving as president of its West Direct and West Interactive business units.

In addition to over 10 years at West, Strubbe was with First Data Corporation for over six years. From 2006 to 2007, he was president of First Data Debit Services and the STAR Network. From 1995 to 2000, he led First Data Resources’ systems architecture and product development, was president of First Data Electronic Payments Group and was a member of First Data’s corporate development team.

Strubbe was also president and chief operating officer of Compubank, N.A from 2000 to 2001, which was rated “Best of Web” by Forbes.com. Early in his career he served three years at McKinsey & Company, Inc. as an associate and engagement manager.

Strubbe served for five years as an infantry officer with the U.S. Army. He has a Bachelor of Science degree from the United States Military Academy at West Point, and he received his Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School.