Ping Identity Expands Leadership Team

Company Adds Seasoned Leaders, Multiplies Expertise to Deliver
World-Class Intelligent Identity Security Solutions

, the leader in Identity Defined Security, today announced
the addition of two new executives to its leadership team. Kris Nagel
joins as Chief Operating Officer and Ed Roberto joins as General
Manager, Cloud Software. Both Kris and Ed bring many years of experience
growing top-tier technology companies to their new roles.

Kris Nagel, Chief Operating Officer

Prior to joining Ping, Kris served as CEO of Vindicia, a SaaS-based
subscription management platform for Fortune 1000 consumer-facing
enterprises and subsidiary of Amdocs. His experience is centered on
helping fast-moving technology companies work toward organizational
scale and revenue growth.

With a diverse background spanning operations, engineering and sales,
Kris has worked for tech leaders like Apple, CSG, Portal Software (which
was acquired by Oracle), and SS8 Networks. Leveraging his deep
technology knowledge and well-rounded perspective, Kris will oversee all
aspects of Ping’s go-to-market strategy, including Product, Sales, and

Ed Roberto, General Manager, Cloud Software

With more than 30 years of experience in technology, software and
strategy, Ed has a history of advising disruptive technology companies
as they focus efforts on achieving significant growth. Most recently, he
served as an advisor to the Bahrain Economic Development Board, as well
as to Techstars. This is in addition to holding multiple CEO and
leadership positions with organizations, including Webscale, a provider
of cloud-based monitoring, acceleration and scaling for high
availability applications, and also Collective Intellect, a
venture-backed, social media monitoring and analytics platform acquired
by Oracle in 2012.

As GM for the company’s software business unit, Ed will help ensure Ping
meets the needs of its enterprise customers looking to modernize their
identity infrastructure, adopt the cloud and create a consistent
identity security experience across a multi-generational IT environment.

“Kris and Ed bring invaluable technology expertise and growth acumen to
our organization. With them on our already strong leadership team, we’re
better positioned to accelerate our delivery of innovative intelligent
identity security solutions to our customers,” shared Andre Durand, CEO
of Ping Identity.

To learn more about Ping Identity and how it’s improving security and
engagement with its Ping Intelligent Identity Platform, visit

About Ping Identity

Ping Identity envisions a digital world powered by intelligent identity.
We help enterprises achieve Zero Trust identity-defined security and
more personalized, streamlined user experiences. The Ping Intelligent
Identity Platform provides customers, employees and partners with access
to cloud, mobile, SaaS and on-premises applications and APIs, while also
managing identity and profile data at scale. Over half of the Fortune
100 choose us for our identity expertise, open standards leadership, and
partnership with companies including Microsoft, Amazon and Google. We
provide flexible options to extend hybrid IT environments and accelerate
digital business initiatives with multi-factor authentication, single
sign-on, access management, intelligent API security, directory and data
governance capabilities. Visit

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