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Diogo Monica

Diogo Monica

Formal First Name
Diogo

Diogo Monica is the Co-Founder and President of Anchorage. As a reputable security engineer, he has published a number of papers on information security and distributed systems. He also authored several patents in secure communications, encrypted hardware, and payment systems. As a sought-after speaker, Monica talks about usable security and infrastructure security in his keynotes, lectures, and technical briefings. He is also an angel investor, advisor, and board member to numerous startups.

Professional Experience


Academic History

  • While at Docker, Monica worked on the security foundations of the container and orchestration subsystems that are now used as core building blocks of modern IT infrastructure worldwide.
  • An early employee at Square, he led the platform security team and built the security infrastructure used by Square to move over $80B in annualized volume. 
  • He has appeared as a guest on Real Vision.