Vijaya Kaza empowers companies to maintain an innovative edge and stay relevant in this era of constant change and evolution. Having led innovation in critical areas of technology including cyber security, networking, cloud and SaaS for over 20 years, Vijaya’s unique blend of technical, organizational and business insight helps companies formulate winning strategies, make the right investment and divestment decisions, and drive product innovations while mitigating cloud and cyber security risks. She has an uncanny ability to ask the right questions to immediately identify business and organizational challenges, and synthesize complex and confusing data points to make sound decisions. Vijaya enjoys partnering with other leaders to bring order to the chaos that is typical in ambiguous, fast-paced, and growth environments. She is a powerful advisor to companies looking to scale, reinvigorate growth, and achieve sustained business results through technological innovation.
Vijaya currently serves as Senior Vice President, Cloud Products and Engineering at FireEye, a leading cybersecurity company. In this role, Vijaya divides her time between driving company growth strategy and delivering products and solutions required to succeed in a cloud-first world. In just under two years, Vijaya has made a significant impact on FireEye’s Cloud portfolio, delivering several key innovations to the market. These include: delivering FireEye Helix – the first Intelligence-led platform to simplify, integrate, and automate Security Operations, introducing FireEye’s Cloud-based Sandbox as a Service, taking the company’s Threat Analytics Platform to the next level of scale and maturity, growing the company’s email SaaS business more than 100% Y-Y, and developing a common cloud services architecture and platform to increase efficiency and consistency across the company’s products and offerings.