Skills & ExpertiseB2C, Building a Team, Co-Founder Dynamics, Company Culture, Customer Acquisition, Customer Discovery, Go-To-Market Strategy, Marketing, MVP Development, Pitch Feedback, Product Roadmap, Scaling, UX Design

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.