Fortify Employee Spotlight: Getting to know Giuseppe Salvato

by Micro Focus Employee in CyberRes

Giuseppe SalvatoAt Fortify, we have an incredibly talented and diverse team. We hope you join us in taking the opportunity to get to know different members from all over our organization through the Fortify Employee Spotlight series. This spotlight is highlighting Giuseppe Salvato, Director of Product Management for Fortify Platform & Integrations. We are lucky to have Giuseppe representing Fortify and are excited to share a couple fun facts to help you get to know him!

Q: Where did you grow up?

              A: Italy (Rome)

Q: How long have you been with Fortify and how did you find Fortify?

A: Almost a year (joined on 6/22/2021). I’ve been found by our recruiters as I was previously in the application security testing space with a competitor, as well as in cybersecurity with different companies.

Q: What do you do at Fortify?

A: I’m Director of Product Management for Fortify Platform and Integrations. My team and I are responsible for the growth and success of our Fortify on Demand (FoD), Software Security Center and Tools products.

Fortify Employee SpotlightQ: What is your favorite thing about Fortify?

A: Definitely the Fortifiers, including all the energy that makes us successful and sets us up for more and bigger wins.

Q: What is your proudest work accomplishment so far?

A: Empowering a team of new product managers with the knowledge and support necessary to be strong professionals in their role, and see the results reflected in the increasingly improving product portfolio.

Q: What would you like to accomplish at Fortify?

A: Bring our product suite to the next level and reach the peak of the mountain, which is clearly visible and achievable.

Q: If you could do another job for a day, what would you do?

A: I would be an astronomer observing distant planets and galaxies with a very powerful telescope.

Q: What is a hidden talent you have?

A: I tend to have talent and passion for growing and improving things, including plants, tropical fish, home projects and of course software.

Q: What is your favorite family tradition?

              A: Outdoor activities, such as hiking and snorkeling in tropical places or skiing at Tahoe.

Q: Favorite childhood memory?

              A: Nature walks with my father and grandfather.



Q: Beach or mountain lake vacation?

              A: Beach.

Q: Apple or Android?

              A: Android.

Q: Time travel to the future or the past?

              A: Past.

Q: Cats or Dogs?

              A: Cats.

Q: Sweet or salty?

              A: Salty.

Q: Early Bird or Night Owl?

              A: Night Owl.


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