Chad Laurans is the Founder and Chairman of SimpliSafe, one of the country’s fastest growing tech companies. With superior product design and customer-friendly service at a fraction of the cost, SimpliSafe has rapidly become one of the largest home security companies in the country and attracted the backing of top investment firms Sequoia Capital and Hellman & Friedman. Prior to founding SimpliSafe, Chad worked at Apax Partners and Goldman Sachs. He has a BS in Electrical Engineering from Yale and an MBA from Harvard Business School.