Dr. Bulent Erbilgin is the vice president of Engineering at Cryptography Research Inc. (CRI). He brings to CRI over two decades of industry experience in technology and management positions, successfully releasing products ranging from security and software applications to large-scale computer systems and core-routing/SAN switches. At CRI, Dr. Erbilgin leads the product development efforts to provide security solutions in the areas of content protection, anti-counterfeiting, tamper-resistance, as well as new applications for the company.
Prior to joining Cryptography Research, Dr. Erbilgin was the vice president of Product Development at SS8, Inc., a provider of end-to-end communications and cyber intelligence solutions. Before his position at SS8, Dr. Erbilgin held the position of vice president of Engineering at several companies including PacketMotion, Brocade Communications, Pluris, NetFrame, and MasPar. He also served as general manager of the server division at Micron and has held other management roles at Zycad and HPLabs.
Dr. Erbilgin holds a M.S. in computer engineering and a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Stanford University.