Executive Vice President, Norton Business Unit
Fran leads the Norton BU organization, which includes sales, operations, engineering, product management, marketing and support for Symantec’s Norton-branded products for consumers and small businesses.
Previously, as leader of the User Protection and Productivity (UP&P) team, Fran led the product management, development, and support teams as they worked to deliver products and services that make it simple for Symantec's customers to be protected and productive across all of their devices. Before transitioning to UP&P, Fran was Vice President of Identity and Authentication Services, responsible for business strategy, product management and development, customer authentication, and infrastructure operations for Symantec's Trust Services SSL and User Authentication solutions.
Fran joined Symantec in 2010 through the acquisition of VeriSign's security business. During his twelve-year career with the VeriSign, he worked with the company's largest customers to design and deploy effective security solutions to solve business challenges. Prior to joining VeriSign in 1998, Fran worked as an IT and security consultant for various consulting organizations. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering from Lehigh University in Bethlehem, PA. Download images