Sam Quigley, Square

Sam Quigley, Risk and Security Lead Square.
Sam Quigley, Risk and Security Lead Square.

Sam Quigley leads risk and information security at Square as a member of the company's executive team. He joined Square in 2010 as the first information security hire. He was an early engineering leader at the company and helped to build a variety of products and teams at the company. In 2016 Quigley joined the executive staff, taking responsibility for risk and security overall.

Prior to Square, Quigley was vice president of security and operations at Wesabe, a pioneering online personal finance tool, and served on its board of advisors. Before that, he held leadership and consulting positions in information security at Xign, Astaro AG, EDS Security and Privacy Services and Fiderus.

Quigley moved to New York City in 2016 with his wife and son and now leads the Square New York office. He holds a bachelor's degree in philosophy from the University of Chicago and is an avid foodie and amateur cook.