Davin Baker

Senior Director

Areas of Focus:

Cybersecurity and Advanced Threat Defense

Technology Partner Ecosystems

Go-to-Market Strategy

Organic Roadmaps and M&A

Commercial Solutions for Government

Davin Baker joined The Chertoff Group after holding several business and technology leadership roles at top global cybersecurity companies including Blue Coat Systems, Solera Networks, and SafeNet. Mr. Baker applies his unique combination of technical and business acumen to assist clients in identifying unsolved market problems and to deliver innovative solutions into the global Enterprise and Public Sector markets.

Residing in San Francisco, but having lived and worked for nearly a decade in the Washington, DC region, Mr. Baker uses his experience collaborating across Federal Government agencies and Silicon Valley to bridge the capabilities gap. He has delivered numerous advanced cybersecurity solutions to the Commercial Markets as well as U.S. Federal Agencies, the U.S. Department of Defense, the Intelligence Community, and their mission partners around the world. Mr. Baker has significant international experience having presented on cybersecurity topics and conduced business in more than 30 countries spanning five continents.

In addition to organic product initiatives, Mr. Baker applies his experience in corporate development, strategic partnerships, and M&A to advise clients on effective growth strategies, sustainable differentiation, and long-term value creation.

Mr. Baker received a Bachelor of Science in Network and Systems Security with Highest Honors from Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). During his time at the University, Mr. Baker conducted independent research into network security, cybercrime, and cyber law. He is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Pragmatic Marketing Certified (PMC) in Product Management.