Peter Merkulov serves as vice president of product strategy and technology alliances at Globalscape. He is responsible for leading and overseeing the product strategy, product management, product marketing, and technology alliances teams. Prior to joining Globalscape, Merkulov served as executive vice president at Kaspersky Lab North America where he oversaw the expansion of the business within North America and was second in command of their North American operations. He also served as Kaspersky Lab’s chief product officer where he drove the adoption, development, and execution of their long-term product strategy. Merkulov also spent a number of years as the vice president of technology alliances at Kaspersky Lab where he led the global alliances strategy and technology partner programs. Merkulov is a graduate of Moscow State Institute of International Relations and is fluent in English, Russian, and Swedish.