Mr. Mattsson is currently the Head of Innovation at TokenEx, a cloud-based data security company, was previously Chief Technology Officer at Atlantic BT Security Solutions, and earlier Chief Technology Officer at Compliance Engineering. Mr. Mattsson was the Chief Technology Officer and a founder of Protegrity. He invented the Protegrity Vaultless Tokenization, Data Type Preservation (DTP2) and created the initial architecture of Protegrity’s database security technology. Prior to Protegrity, Mr. Mattsson worked 20 years at IBM in software development and in IBM’s Research organization, in the areas of IT Architecture and Security. Mr. Mattsson is a also a member of Advisory Boards and security projects at different technology companies.
Mr. Mattsson is the inventor of more than 70 patents in the areas of Encryption, Policy Driven Data Encryption, Internal Threat Protection, Data Usage Control and Intrusion Prevention. One line of his research during the last 15 years is in the area of managing and enforcing security policies for databases, including joint projects with research and development teams at IBM, Microsoft, Hewlett-Packard, Oracle, Sybase, Informix, Teradata, and RSA.