- Glenn Gulak, CEO
SHIELD Crypto Systems is a world-class team of experts in encryption algorithms and enterprise-scale cloud deployment. Our talented software engineers harness GPU acceleration to power the fastest FHE technology on the market. Our technical advisors and research teams ensure that SHIELD continues to bring clients the most innovative and useful quantum-safe solutions.
Based in Toronto, Canada, SHIELD Crypto’s team comprises top talent from many different cultural, religious, and racial backgrounds. Our strong team ethos and diversity are our greatest assets, keeping SHIELD open to fresh ideas, nimble, and at the leading edge of global trends.
Our customers’ needs come first. We stay close to our customers, always consulting with them and listening to their concerns to ensure total satisfaction.
SHIELD’s FHE solutions are complete packages that seamlessly integrate with customers’ existing workflows.
SHIELD is always looking into new ways to improve our products and to create new solutions to meet our customers’ future needs.
At SHIELD, we don’t just strive to be the best, we are the best. Proprietary in-house research resources ensure that we have access to the most interesting and novel developments in our field. Our top cryptographic and programming talent allow us to incorporate these developments into our products. SHIELD products have been written entirely in-house so that the whole system integrates smoothly as the result of a single, coherent design.
Dr. Peikert’s research interests include cryptography, lattices, coding theory, algorithms, and computational complexity. His particular focus is on cryptographic schemes based on the hardness of lattice problems.
David Shepherd is an experienced technology leader with 30 years of experience in creating and bringing to market innovative products and technologies to the world’s largest financial institutions. David co-founded and provided the leadership and technology vision to grow two successful, high growth, technology companies in the highly competitive FinTech CRM market: Janna Systems Inc. and NexJ Systems Inc. Janna Systems Inc sold to Siebel Systems in 2000. Between the 2 companies, he was a managing partner at XJ Partners Inc. providing venture capital and strategic management services for the technology and investment sectors.
Experienced technology business executive and board advisor turning knowledge of companies’ products and ecosystems into actionable growth strategies. More than two decades of experience in sourcing, structuring and negotiating with hundreds of partners.