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Mark Gathje

Mark Gathje

Verisign Senior Vice President, Technology Services


Mark Gathje is senior vice president of technology services and leads the development of Verisign's technology infrastructure and how new products best fit within that infrastructure.

Prior to being named to his current position in November 2010, Gathje led the company's overarching infrastructure strategy as vice president of architecture and technology services. He also served as executive leader for all systems selection and architecture activities, ensuring the company optimizes the effectiveness of its infrastructure.

Gathje began his career at Verisign in 2000 as director of technical operations for the company's naming services business, leading daily operations for Verisign's products at their Northern Virginia facilities and 20 other locations worldwide.

Gathje also held technical roles with American Management Systems and TRW, Inc.

A 20-year Air Force veteran, Gathje earned a Bachelor of Science in Management from the University of Maryland.