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Auth0 Expands C-Suite with New Executive Appointments

Chief Financial Officer and Chief Product Officer join company to support hypergrowth

September 17, 2019

BELLEVUE, Wash., Sept. 17, 2019 — Auth0, a global leader in Identity-as-a-Service (IDaaS), today announced Barry Plaga as chief financial officer (CFO) and Shiven Ramji as chief product officer (CPO), two key appointments to the senior leadership team.

Plaga joins Auth0 as a seasoned CFO with more than two decades of experience overseeing financial and operational functions. Previously, Plaga served as the CFO and COO of Guidance Software, where he oversaw the financial planning, accounting, and treasury functions of the company worldwide, as well as managing investor relations, IT, legal, and operations.

As CPO, Ramji will guide Auth0's product vision, innovation, design, and strategy, and brings more than 15 years of experience in B2B and B2C product management, and business development. Before joining Auth0, Ramji served as the SVP of Product at DigitalOcean, where he led the strategy of DigitalOcean's products, pricing, and partnerships.

"Barry and Shiven bring incredibly deep experience and a proven history of taking fast-growing technology companies to the next level," said Auth0 CEO and co-founder Eugenio Pace. "We are very excited to welcome them to the team, and will leverage their collective expertise to propel Auth0 through its next phase of growth."

About Auth0

Auth0 by Okta takes a modern approach to customer identity and enables organizations to provide secure access to any application, for any user. Auth0 is a highly customizable platform that is as simple as development teams want, and as flexible as they need. Safeguarding billions of login transactions each month, Auth0 delivers convenience, privacy, and security so customers can focus on innovation. For more information, visit

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Corporate Communications

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