CFO Michael  Sheridan at FireEye  Portrait

Michael Sheridan


Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Mike Sheridan has been placed as CFO with FireEye.

About Michael

Mike brings over 25 years of financial, operational and business management experience in several private and public Internet and technology companies. Most recently, Mike was chief financial officer at Mimosa Systems until it was acquired by Iron Mountain in 2010. Prior to Mimosa, Mike held chief financial officer positions at Facebook, IGN Entertainment (acquired by NewsCorp), and SonicWALL. Prior to that, Mike was a finance executive at Genesys Telecommunications (acquired by Alcatel) and NetApp. Additionally, Mike served on the board of directors and audit committee of 3Par Inc. until its acquisition by HP in 2010.

Mike received a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from Santa Clara University.

About FireEye

FireEye, Inc. is the leader in stopping advanced targeted attacks that use advanced malware, zero-day exploits, and APT tactics. FireEye solutions supplement traditional and next-generation firewalls, IPS, antivirus and gateways, which cannot stop advanced threats, leaving security holes in networks. FireEye offers the industry’s only solution that detects and blocks attacks across Web and email threat vectors as well as malware resident on file shares. It addresses all stages of an attack lifecycle with a signature-less engine utilizing stateful attack analysis to detect zero-day threats. Based in Milpitas, California, FireEye is backed by premier financial partners including Sequoia Capital, Norwest Venture Partners and Juniper Networks.

Placement Update

FireEye became a public company in 2013 ( NASDAQ : FEYE ).