Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Derek Dubner has served as the Chief Executive Officer and a director of red violet since its formation in August 2017 and continuing through its March 2018 spin-off from information and digital performance marketing solutions provider, cogint. Mr. Dubner was appointed as Interim Chairman of the Board of Directors in September 2018 and as Chairman of the Board in April 2020. Mr. Dubner has over 20 years of experience in the data and analytics industry, building leading information management companies.
Mr. Dubner served as the Chief Executive Officer and a director of cogint from March 2016 until the March 2018 spin-off, and previously as Co-Chief Executive Officer from March 2015. Prior to cogint, Mr. Dubner served as General Counsel of TransUnion after it acquired substantially all of the assets of TLO, an information solutions provider, in December of 2013. Mr. Dubner was the General Counsel of TLO from inception to sale. Prior roles include Vice President and Associate Group Counsel at Equifax, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer at Naviant (internet marketing company acquired by Equifax), and Corporate Counsel at Seisint (information solutions provider acquired by RELX’s LexisNexis). Mr. Dubner holds a B.S. in Economics/Finance from Pennsylvania State University and a J.D. from Florida State University College of Law.Read Less
James Reilly has served as President of red violet since its formation in August 2017 and continuing through its March 2018 spin-off from information and digital performance marketing solutions provider, cogint. Mr. Reilly served as President of cogint prior to the spin-off of red violet.
Mr. Reilly has served in an executive management capacity within the data fusion industry for the last ten years, with over 20 years of executive experience in data markets. Previously, Mr. Reilly served as an executive with TLO, an information solutions provider, and was responsible for building revenue from start-up to sale to TransUnion. Additionally, Mr. Reilly was responsible for all customer facing departments, the company’s strategic initiatives, and relationship management of key strategic partners and distributors.Read Less
Chief Financial Officer
Dan MacLachlan has served as Chief Financial Officer of red violet since its formation in August 2017 and continuing through its March 2018 spin-off from information and digital performance marketing solutions provider, cogint. Mr. MacLachlan served as Chief Financial Officer of cogint prior to the spin-off of red violet.
Mr. MacLachlan brings over 15 years of experience as the chief financial officer of data-driven technology companies. Mr. MacLachlan served in the roles of Director of Finance and Chief Financial Officer at TransUnion after it acquired substantially all of the assets of TLO, an information solutions provider, in December 2013. Mr. MacLachlan was the Chief Financial Officer of TLO since its inception. Prior to TLO, Mr. MacLachlan served as the Chief Financial Officer of JARI Research Corporation, a partnership with the Mayo Clinic advancing proprietary cancer therapeutic technologies using targeted radioactive therapy. Prior to JARI, Mr. MacLachlan was a Special Agent in the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), specializing in the criminal investigation of public corruption and civil rights violations, including government fraud, election fraud, foreign corrupt practices, hate crimes and human trafficking.
Mr. MacLachlan holds a B.S. in Business and Finance from Nova Southeastern University, a B.B.A. in Accounting from Florida Atlantic University and an M.B.A. in Finance from Florida Gulf Coast University.Read Less
Chief Information Officer
Jeff Dell has served as Chief Information Officer of red violet since its formation in August 2017 and continuing through its March 2018 spin-off from information and digital performance marketing solutions provider, cogint. Mr. Dell served as Chief Information Officer of cogint prior to the spin-off of red violet.
Mr. Dell brings over 30 years of experience in IT and Information Security, working as an executive within data driven companies for the last 20 years. Before joining cogint in 2015, Mr. Dell was the founder and CEO of Activeworx, Inc., an information security data analytics company, which was purchased by Tripwire, Inc. Prior to this, he served as chief information security officer for TLO (acquired by TransUnion) and Seisint (acquired by Reed Elsevier’s LexisNexis). In the past, Mr. Dell was an instructor for SANS, an information security training organization, where he taught hacking techniques and packet analysis. He has been an Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) member since early 2000 and is a founding member of the ISSA South Florida Chapter. A published author, Mr. Dell has traveled the world speaking about information security.
Mr. Dell holds a B.S. in Business from Arizona State University and has achieved the GCIA and CISSP in addition to numerous other certifications.Read Less
Chief Technology Officer
Angus Macnab is the Chief Technology Officer of red violet. Mr. Macnab brings over 15 years of experience in data science, engineering, and scientific computing. During his tenure at red violet, Mr. Macnab has built and designed significant portions of the company’s data fusion, entity resolution, and data matching capabilities.
Mr. Macnab has held various roles within the company since joining in 2015, most recently as the Senior Vice President of Data Science and Engineering. Prior to red violet, Mr. Macnab served as Vice President of Analytics and Seattle Operations for information solutions provider, cogint. Mr. Macnab’s past achievements include sitting on the executive board of the U.S. Department of Energy’s National Energy Research Scientific Computing Center (NERSC), an honorable mention for the 2005 Gordon Bell Award for outstanding achievement in high-performance computing, and numerous peer-reviewed publications and invited presentations at conferences, universities and national laboratories.
Mr. Macnab received his Ph.D. in computational physics in 2003 from William and Mary and has completed post-doctoral fellowships at the University of Maryland’s Center for Scientific Computation and Mathematical Modeling and the University of Washington’s Plasma Science and Innovation Center.Read Less
General Manager, Identity
Jim Greenwell joined red violet in July 2021 as a General Manager leading its Identity division. Mr. Greenwell brings deep experience in the digital identity and mobility space, working as an executive and adviser to leading identity management and information solutions providers.
Most recently, Mr. Greenwell served as an executive adviser to Thomson Reuters (NYSE: TRI) and AuthenticID, as well as serving on the advisory boards of Prove and Gravy Analytics. Mr. Greenwell is the former CEO of Danal, Inc., having led the company’s growth and innovation within the mobile identity and authentication space for over a decade through its sale to Boku, Inc. (LON: BOKU) in 2019. During his tenure, Mr. Greenwell created successful global partnerships and enduring customer relationships in a broad range of industries, including financial services, government, e-commerce, and wireless. One World Identity recognized Mr. Greenwell as one of the top four CEOs in Identity and Authentication in 2018 and one of the “Top 100 Influencers in Identity” in 2019.
Prior to Danal, Mr. Greenwell was CEO and President at ACE*COMM Corporation (NASDAQ: ACEC) focusing on Telecom OSS/BSS software. Prior to ACE*COMM, Mr. Greenwell was the COO/SVP of the Americas and AsiaPac for LCC International where he grew the mobile network design business. Mr. Greenwell began his career as a Military Intelligence Officer in the U.S. Army where he served in Northern Iraq and Turkey as part of the Kurdish Relief effort following Desert Storm.
Mr. Greenwell holds an MBA from the Darden School of Business, University of Virginia.Read Less