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Proofpoint, Inc. (PFPT)

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Proofpoint, Inc.

892 Ross Drive
Sunnyvale, CA 94089
United States

Full-time employees3,368

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. Gary L. SteeleChairman of Board & CEO1.15MN/A1962
Mr. Paul R. Auvil IIIChief Financial Officer834.19k10.94M1964
Mr. David KnightExec. VP & GM of Security Products690.48k1.24M1966
Mr. Blake P. SalleChief Revenue Officer825.18kN/A1973
Mr. Jason StarrVP of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Michael YangVP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Robert Darren LeeExec. VP and GM of Compliance & Digital Risk Bus. UnitN/AN/A1966
Mr. Jason HurstSr. VP of Corp. Devel.N/AN/AN/A
Ms. Sharyl GivensSr. VP of HRN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Marcel DePaolisChief Technical OfficerN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of 31 December 2019, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


Proofpoint, Inc. operates as a security-as-a-service provider that enables large and mid-sized organizations to defend, protect, archive, and govern their sensitive data worldwide. It offers protection against advanced and targeted threats, including malicious attachments, polymorphic threats, zero-day exploits, user-transparent ‘drive-by' downloads, malicious web links, hybrid threats, malware free attacks, and other penetration tactics. The company also provides integrated email security, cloud security, advanced threat, information protection and archiving, and digital risk protection product services. In addition, it offers solutions that enable secure business-to-business and business-to-consumer communications; email encryption services that encrypt sensitive emails and deliver them to PC or mobile device; file-transfer solutions for end-users to share various forms of documents and other content; security optimized cloud architecture solutions; and extensible security-as-a-service platform. The company serves aerospace and defense, education, financial services, government, healthcare, manufacturing, and retail sectors. Proofpoint, Inc. was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

Corporate governance

Proofpoint, Inc.’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 November 2019 is 6. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 5; Shareholder rights: 6; Compensation: 8.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.