Zymbit About

Our Mission.

At Zymbit we’re passionate about securing the edge of innovation where digital and physical worlds converge. We design and build specialized products that protect digital assets in vulnerable IoT and edge devices. Our embedded security modules are easy to integrate and tough to infiltrate, giving developers the freedom to innovate, securely.

Leadership Team

Our leadership team brings together deep technical and commercial experience from mission critical industrial, automotive and telecom industries. Prior to founding Zymbit we have been responsible for developing and commercializing innovative products that support billions of dollars of value creation around the world.

Phil Strong

CEO, Customer Advocate, Founder

Phil likes to spend time with customers who are building real applications on innovative technologies and platforms. He co-founded Zymbit to help developers ‘ automate the planet, securely ‘ by leveraging his commercial and technical experience in robotics, automation and advanced sensors.

Phil has founded several industrial technology companies and led the growth and successful sale of businesses to Danaher and ABB. He served as CEO at Motion Engineering and operating President of Danaher’s motion control business where he was responsible for all operational and strategic aspects of their international business.

Phil earned his BS in physics and MS in industrial automation in the UK, and an MBA in international business and entrepreneurship in France. He is a Professional Engineer, a Fellow of the Sainsbury Management Foundation and has served on boards of several venture and private equity backed companies.

Scott Miller

CTO, Security Architect, Founder

Scott is responsible for architecture and development of Zymbit’s embedded security systems. He’s excited by the promise of IoT and AI, but a healthy realist about the threats and challenges of deploying product into the ‘real world’. At Zymbit, he’s on a mission to deliver the foundational technology blocks that will enable developers to build products efficiently and securely, and are easy to deploy and scale.

Prior to Zymbit, Scott was a consulting software engineer at Robert Bosch automotive diagnostics where he developed embedded Linux applications for communications, real time performance analysis and cryptographic file systems. He was the principal embedded software engineer at Accsense an early provider of wireless IoT remote monitoring systems for medical and other critical applications, and at Polycom a provider of VOIP and integrated access devices. Scott is an embedded security zealot, with more exploit stories than he cares to share. His experience spans multiple technologies including Linux kernel drivers, TLS, 802.15.4, cryptography, communications and signal processing.

Scott earned his BSEE in electrical engineering from Texas A&M University.

Jan Koch

VP Sales Europe

Jan takes care of Zymbit customers in Europe and contributes to the overal strategic direction and growth of Zymbit Inc. He is a hands-on operator with extensive experience as a corporate executive, business founder and advisory board member in the areas of automation, software, mechatronic and IOT/I4.0. Prior to joining Zymbit Jan served as global head of sales for Lenze, CSO and partner of NUM AG.

Outside of Zymbit, Jan is a runner, a driver of cars both fast and old, and a part time theology and philosophy student at University of Copenhagen. Jan earned his BS in Electronic Engineering in Denmark and he has degree in business administration and development.

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