RaySecur Team

Eric Giroux
Founder and COO

Eric is an expert in terahertz applications for mailroom security. He is a serial entrepreneur with an extensive background in X-ray and gamma-ray imaging as well as medical technetium production.

Alex Sappok
CEO

Alex was previously Founder and CEO of FST, an MIT spin-out company developing advanced sensors acquired by NYSE: CTS. He holds over a dozen patents in the fields of radio frequency sensing and S.M. and Ph.D. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from MIT.

Nancy Elkas
Chief Experience Officer

Prior to joining RaySecur, Nancy held management positions at Fortune 500 companies. She leverages her background in corporate training to lead client support and systems integration with customers’ existing mail and security operations.

William Plummer
Chief Security Officer

Will joined RaySecur following a 25-year career with the Department of Defense as a Master Explosive Ordnance Disposal Technician. He holds a Masters in National Security and Irregular Warfare and heads EODSecur remote support operations for RaySecur.

Louis Gudema
VP of Marketing

Louis has 30 years of experience helping companies from IBM to MIT startups use marketing to grow faster. He is the author of Bullseye Marketing and host of the Software Channel Partner Podcast.

Nick Nagel
Director of Software & AI

Nick leads our software and artificial intelligence team. He has a Ph.D. in Cognitive Science is a full-stack developer and has a background as a professor in the design and development of information systems for the Internet.

Volodymyr Kyrytsya
Lead THz Scientist

Volodymyr has an extensive background in plasma physics and radio frequency systems. He holds a Ph.D. in Physics and Mathematics and is focused on developing next-generation terahertz technologies.
Stuart Nixdorff.

Stuart Nixdorff
VP of Sales

Stuart joins RaySecur with 20+ years of success as a skilled market maker building global organizations in highly differentiated, fast growth markets.

Noah Loren.

Noah Loren
Director of Engineering

Noah leads our manufacturing and engineering. He is an experienced leader, with a background in tech startups and high-volume manufacturing. Noah brings concepts into production and manages mature products through value engineering and redesign.

TJ Kelly.

TJ Kelly
Marketing Manager

TJ leads our day-to-day marketing execution. He joins RaySecur with 15+ years experience in digital marketing & web development experience, with specialties in SEO, inbound marketing, content writing & UX design.

David Pena.

David Pena
Asst. Manager of Threat Management

After serving in the US Army as a Senior EOD Technician, David brings his military experience and expertise in threat detection and mitigation to RaySecur. David supports MailSecur threat detection and production and engineering development.

Ashwini Bhor.

Ashwini Bhor
Machine Learning Co-Op

Ashwini brings to RaySecur her skills and training in statistical data analysis. She leverages her experience gained from an MS in Engineering Management to help guide our software development.

Pierre Villeneuve
Advisor

Pierre is a General Partner at Equity Management Partners, a private equity firm. He was formerly CEO of three high-tech startups and is currently an active board member and advisor to a number of technology companies as a volunteer mentor at MIT.

Roger Noel
Advisor

Roger is President of ACET Capital, a technology accelerator, and formerly a serial entrepreneur. Over the course of his career he has coached and invested in more than 20 startup companies across a range of high-tech industries.

Amy Villeneuve
Advisor

Amy is a tech executive who successfully grew Kiva Systems from a small robotic fulfillment startup to a $775M acquisition by Amazon and subsequent transformation into Amazon Robotics. Amy advises tech companies on strategy, operations and growth.