Jonathan Nguyen-Duy

Vice President, Strategic Programs


Jonathan Nguyen-Duy leads Strategic Programs at Fortinet where he focuses on emerging technologies and partnerships. With extensive experience in working with the Global Fortune 2000 and nation-states, Jonathan is responsible for developing innovative security solutions addressing advanced threats and the challenges of digital transformation – from the IoT edge to the cloud.

Prior to joining Fortinet, Jonathan served as the Security CTO at Verizon Enterprise Solutions where he was responsible for strategic technology partnerships, the Verizon Cyber Intelligence Center, and the data science team that produces the annual Data Breach Investigations Report. Before this role, he led Security Product Management and was responsible for data analytics and solutions supporting nation-state grade continuous diagnostics and mitigation. Jonathan also led the development of Verizon’s first hosting services and business continuity practice.

The foundation of Jonathan’s career is his public sector experience where served with the U.S. Foreign Service in Central America. He has more than 20 years of cybersecurity and BCDR/COOP experience – working through business interruptions including armed conflict, civil strife, labor strikes, natural disasters, terrorist attacks, network outages and a wide range of cyber attacks.

Jonathan is tri-lingual and holds a BA in International Economics, as well as an MBA in IT Marketing and International Business from the George Washington University.

Specialties: Cybersecurity, SIEM, Data Analytics, Continuous Monitoring, Physical Security, Business Continuity/COOP, Managed Services, Risk Management and Digital Transformation.