Meet the Team

At Lepide, we have a wealth of talent and creativity in our global team. The collection of talented individuals all contribute towards the rapid growth and development of our award-winning data-centric audit and protection solutions. Meet a selection of our management team below...

Aidan Simister
Chief Executive Officer

Having worked in the IT industry for a little over 22 years in various capacities, Aidan is a veteran in the field. Specifically, Aidan knows how to build global teams for security and compliance vendors, often from a standing start. After joining Lepide in 2015, Aidan has helped contribute to the accelerated growth in the US and European markets.

Rupesh Kumar
Chief Visionary Officer

Since helping to found Lepide in 2005, Rupesh has been a pivotal member of the leadership team, helping to grow the organization internationally. After graduating from the University of Delhi, Rupesh used his wide knowledge of IT software to help develop Lepide Data Security Platform; the flagship solution that is now the main cause of Lepide’s accelerated growth. He now plays a vital role in establishing the goals and directions of the business.

Danny Murphy
Head of Technical Delivery

Danny brings over 10 years’ experience in the IT industry to our Leadership team. With award winning success in leading global Pre-Sales and Support teams, coupled with his knowledge and enthusiasm for IT Security solutions, he is here to ensure we deliver market leading products and support to our extensively growing customer base.

Sandeep Verma
Chief Technical Officer

Having been with the company since its inception in 2005, Sandeep now heads up software development. His deep knowledge of IT auditing software has helped him to develop innovative features for Lepide Data Security Platform. Without Sandeep, Lepide Data Security Platform would not be where it is today.

Sudesh Kumar
Director of Operations

Since the start of Lepide in 2005, Sudesh has been looking after the operations for both Lepide and their sister brand Kernel. On a day to day basis, Sudesh ensures that Lepide has the best working environment and processes possible. Sudesh is a master of all trades, and works with all departments to ensure that Lepide runs smoothly.

Anil Kumar Verma
Director of Finance

Before joining Lepide in 2005, Anil used to run a successful business. His in-depth knowledge of finances made him an obvious choice for Director of Finance at Lepide. Anil spends his day formulating the future financial direction of Lepide and supporting tactical initiatives.

Jason Coggins
Head of Sales

Jason Coggins came to Lepide directly from the UK government security services, and now leads the UK & EU sales team at Lepide. Based in Lepide’s UK office, Jason has a practical and ‘hands-on’ approach to introducing Lepide to customers and channel partners globally.

Phil Robinson
Head of Marketing

Phil joined Lepide in 2016 after spending most of his career in B2B marketing roles for global organizations. Over the years, Phil has strived to create a brand that is consistent, fun and in keeping with what it’s like to do business with Lepide. Phil leads a large team of marketing professionals that share a common goal; to make Lepide a dominant force in the industry.

Devvrat Verma
Technical Delivery Manager

With more than 8 years’ experience in IT infrastructure and support, ITIL and Microsoft certifications, and experience with numerous global organizations, Devvrat is truly an expert in his field. Having joined Lepide in 2017, he has been a staunch advocate for providing complete customer satisfaction and aims to ensure that Lepide provides industry leading service and support.

Vikas Kaushik
Product Owner

Vikas joined Lepide in 2006 after completing his master's in computer applications. He started his professional career with Lepide as a quality analyst and worked his way up to Head of Testing. He currently spearheads a large team of Quality Analysts and has showcased significant commitment towards quality in product releases.

Ashish Lal

After joining Lepide in 2017, Ashish Lal has helped to nurture, coach, and organize his teams to deliver a truly outstanding product. Ashish takes pride in his disciplined execution and, over the years, has proven himself as an integral part of the Lepide family.

Priyanka Gupta
HR Head at Lepide

Priyanka Gupta heada up the HR team at Lepide. She brings a wealth of experience of having worked with IT organizations and HR teams across multiple countries. Her strategic and innovative approach in integrating business needs with people mandates will help acquire and nurture talented employees who can be an asset to the business.

Anshuman Gurnani
Vice President, Quality Assurance

Anshuman leads the Quality Assurance department building and integrating unmatched product quality with processes stitched with cohesive team-culture in every product release. Anshuman ensures that Lepide continue to mature as a process and quality oriented organization in the data security platform market.