TEMPE, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LifeLock, Inc. (NYSE: LOCK), a leading provider of proactive identity theft protection services, announced today that Sharon Segev is joining the company as Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary, effective January 11, 2016.
Segev brings more than 15 years of technology-focused experience in various legal and strategic roles. Most recently, she served as Vice President, Corporate Development, General Counsel and Secretary of Elo Touch Solutions, Inc., an industry leading touch solutions provider. In that role, she was in charge of all worldwide legal operations, including strategic transactions, corporate governance, compliance, regulatory issues, employment, finance, intellectual property, commercial transactions, supply chain and litigation, as well as all corporate development initiatives.
“Sharon brings to LifeLock deep experience and a record of success serving as corporate counsel to dynamic technology companies,” said Todd Davis, LifeLock’s Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “The breadth of her knowledge across the spectrum of legal and strategic disciplines, together with her ability to manage highly effective legal teams and foster collaboration across corporate functions, will be of great value to LifeLock as we continue to expand our leadership in identity protection.”
Segev joined Elo Touch Solutions in 2012. Prior to that, she served as Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary at Cadence Design Systems, a publicly traded electronic design automation company. During her seven-year tenure at Cadence, she also headed the company’s mergers and acquisitions function and business practices and corporate group within the legal department.
Before joining Cadence, she was an attorney in the San Francisco office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, where she handled a wide range of legal matters for multinational private and public companies. She began her legal career in the law offices of Herzog, Fox & Needham in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Segev holds degrees in law and accounting from Tel Aviv University in Israel and is admitted to both the California and Israeli Bar. She has been recognized by The Recorder as one of the leading women in tech law and is a member of HiPower, a group of senior women executives focused on accelerating women’s advancement in leadership positions. She is a frequent speaker on IP protection, mergers and acquisitions, business practices and diversity.
LifeLock, Inc. (NYSE: LOCK) is a leading provider of proactive identity theft protection services for consumers and consumer risk management services for enterprises. LifeLock’s threat detection, proactive identity alerts, and comprehensive remediation services help provide peace of mind for consumers amid the growing threat of identity theft. Leveraging unique data, science and patented technology from ID Analytics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary, LifeLock offers identity theft protection that goes significantly beyond credit monitoring. As part of its commitment to help fight identity theft, LifeLock works to train law enforcement and partners with a variety of non-profit organizations to help consumers establish positive habits to combat this threat.