Raj Shah is the senior director for cybersecurity at Palo Alto Networks. Shah was CEO and co-founder of Morta Security, which was acquired by Palo Alto Networks in 2014. Before Morta, Shah was vice president of Federal Systems, a private investment firm focused on the acquisition of cyber companies.
Shah is also a former special assistant in the Office of the Secretary of Defense. He began his business career as a consultant with McKinsey & Co. Shah has also served an F-16 pilot in the United States Air Force, where he completed multiple overseas combat tours.
Shah holds an AB from Princeton University's Woodrow Wilson School and an MBA from The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.