Board of Directors
Gidi Cohen co-founded Skybox in 2002 and has guided the company’s vision and development as the leader in cybersecurity analytics. A respected innovator in the security analytics space, he has been instrumental in crafting a business strategy that leverages analytics, modeling and simulation technology to solve the unmet security needs of large organizations. For more than 10 years he has been committed to empowering security leaders to quickly and accurately prioritize and address vulnerabilities and threats with cutting-edge Skybox solutions.
Cohen also served as an officer in the IDF Intelligence Corps, leading an elite software development unit developing information security solutions. He holds Bachelors of Science and Master of Science degrees in Computer Sciences and Mathematics from Tel Aviv University.
Prior to joining Providence in 2013, Mark Hastings most recently served as managing partner and founder of Garvin Hill Capital Partners. Prior to spinning out of CIBC to form Garvin Hill in 2009, he led CIBC’s technology-focused growth equity team in the United States. At CIBC, he developed the successful investment strategy and recruited the team. He was the primary deal originator and investment team leader. Prior to joining CIBC, Hastings was a principal and general partner at BCI Partners. He began his investment career at Edison Ventures.
Hastings received a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Arts from Colorado College.
Prior to joining Providence in 2015, Thomas Reardon was a general partner at WestView Capital Partners, where he focused on software and technology-enabled business service investments. Prior to joining WestView, he was a director at CIBC Capital Partners. Before CIBC, Reardon co-founded Revolution Partners as an associate and worked at Robertson Stephens & Co. as an analyst in the software group.
Reardon received a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College.