Finite State: Raising 12.5 mil for Cybersecurity

Mon, Dec 14, 2020, 6:00 PM (EST)

About this event

Connected devices have been eating the world for decades. As we grow more connected and the number of devices we rely on increases, the potential is greater for bad actors to access and exploit our data. It impacts everything from national security, to supply chain, to enterprise, and to government. In this edition of Startup Grind, we go in depth with the Founder and CEO of Finite State, Matt Wyckhouse, to talk about his startup journey, the challenges when solving this complex of a problem, and the future of IoT.

Finite State recently raised $12.5 million in a Series A funding round led by Energy Impact Partners, who were joined by Zetta Venture Partners, cybersecurity veteran Niloofar Howe, and other undisclosed investors. 


Finite State

Finite State was founded to protect the devices that power our modern lives by illuminating the vulnerabilities and threats within their complex software supply chains. We recognize that supply chain security is the #1 problem in cybersecurity today.


  • Matt Wyckhouse

    Matt Wyckhouse

    Finite State

    Founder and CEO

    Prior to founding Finite State, Matt spent 15 years leading the research and development of advanced solutions to some of the hardest problems in cyber security, with experience across the spectrum of offensive and defensive cyber operations. Notably, he was the technical founder and CTO of Battelle's Cyber Innovations business unit. Throughout his career, Matt has spearheaded complex nation...

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    Monday, Dec 14
    6:00 PM - 7:00 PM (EST)

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