William P. Crowell


William P. Crowell

 

William P. Crowell is a Partner at Alsop Louie Partners, a San Francisco Venture Capital company. He is also an Independent Consultant specializing in IT, Security and Intelligence Systems. He is a director at SafeNet, Inc., Device Authority, and Toopher.

He is Chairman of the Board of Centripetal, a startup in the rule-based packet gateway and filter area. Crowell is an expert on network and information security issues. In December 2008 Security Magazine selected him as one of the 25 most influential people in the security industry. In May 2007 he co-authored the book, “Physical and Logical Security Convergence”.

He has been quoted in many trade and business publications including the Wall Street Journal, Business Week, USA Today, Information Week, and Network World. Crowell has also appeared on CBS MarketWatch, CNET News, CNBC, and The Charlie Rose Show.