Karl R. Gumtow

Karl GumtowKarl Gumtow is the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of CyberPoint International, a cyber security focused company delivering innovative, leading-edge products, solutions, and services to customers worldwide. He is responsible for the overall strategic direction and leadership of CyberPoint and its subsidiaries. Throughout his career, Gumtow has been dedicated to advancing the discipline of cyber security. His vision and business perspectives are the product of more than 20 years of working at all levels of the commercial and federal security communities. He is relied upon for his deep technical expertise in cyber security, as well as his experience leading organizations though some of the most complex, challenging, and mission critical problems in this rapidly evolving field. Prior to founding CyberPoint, Gumtow directed large engineering organizations, led numerous programs and initiatives related to security technologies, and developed innovative business strategies for both large and small enterprises.

His passion for cyber security is equaled only by his commitment to giving back to the community. Gumtow is always working to find new ways to help educate, mentor, and ensure the success of those in the communities in which he lives and works. From pioneering new ways to help school children learn about technology, to sharing his time and expertise with government and business leaders, he is always looking for opportunities to give back.

Gumtow holds a Master's of Science in Electrical Engineering (MSEE) from the Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor's of Science in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) from George Washington University. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Security Technology Institute.