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Corey Thomas
  • Industry

    Cybersecurity

  • Location

    Greater Boston

  • Social Media
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Corey Thomas

Chairman and CEO, Rapid7

BIOGRAPHY

Why a Tech Power Player?

For leading contributions to cybersecurity, equity, and the regional economy.

Corey Thomas is the CEO and chairman of cybersecurity firm Rapid7, based in Boston. In 2021, he became a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and was appointed class-C director and deputy chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. He is an active angel investor to technology companies and advisor to organizations undergoing tech transformation. Prior to Rapid7, Thomas spent time at Parallels, Inc., Microsoft, Deloitte Consulting, and AT&T.

Thomas received a B.E. in electrical engineering and computer science from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

CAREER MILESTONES

2019

Became Chairman at Rapid7, after also holding President and CEO roles

2018

Elected to the Cyber Threat Alliance board of directors and the Massachusetts Cybersecurity Strategy Council

2007

Joined virtualization tech company Parallels

SIMILAR PROFILES

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TECH POWER PLAYERS 50 | RANKED #6

Corey Thomas

Chairman and CEO, Rapid7

Corey Thomas
  • Industry

    Cybersecurity

  • Location

    Greater Boston

  • Social Media

BIOGRAPHY

Why a Tech Power Player?

For leading contributions to cybersecurity, equity, and the regional economy.

Corey Thomas is the CEO and chairman of cybersecurity firm Rapid7, based in Boston. In 2021, he became a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and was appointed class-C director and deputy chair of the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. He is an active angel investor to technology companies and advisor to organizations undergoing tech transformation. Prior to Rapid7, Thomas spent time at Parallels, Inc., Microsoft, Deloitte Consulting, and AT&T.

Thomas received a B.E. in electrical engineering and computer science from Vanderbilt University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

CAREER MILESTONES

2019

Became Chairman at Rapid7, after also holding President and CEO roles

2018

Elected to the Cyber Threat Alliance board of directors and the Massachusetts Cybersecurity Strategy Council

2007

Joined virtualization tech company Parallels

RELATED ARTICLES
Rapid7 launches cybersecurity foundation to support training, tools

Rapid7 launches cybersecurity foundation to support training, tools

Susan M. Collins becomes first woman of color to lead Boston Federal Reserve Bank

Susan M. Collins becomes first woman of color to lead Boston Federal Reserve Bank

Leader Bank CEO Sushil Tuli named a director at the Boston Fed

Leader Bank CEO Sushil Tuli named a director at the Boston Fed

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