Board of Directors

The Institute is governed by a group of Executive Directors whose mission is to spur the collection and creation of standard DRM knowledge and share it with the market.


Chairman of the Board

Greg Coticchia


Greg Coticchia, MBA, PC, is Chairman of the Board at the DRM Institute. Greg is an award-winning technology executive with over 25 years experience in cyber security and high tech. He is a seasoned leader and manager of organizations of all sizes, from start-up to $1B in annual revenue. Greg is most savvy at introducing and positioning new technologies, companies and strategies.

He currently serves University of Pittsburgh as both its Director of the Student Startup Accelerator, “The Blast Furnace”, and as an Executive in Residence (EIR) for software and information technology.

Greg was CEO, President, Chairman and Co-Founder at Malcovery Security, an IT security company for threat intelligence derived from big data analysis. Before that, he was Chief Strategy Officer and Executive VP at Approva Corporation (acquired by Infor), a provider of enterprise software and services for Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC). He was also CMO and Senior VP at Cloakware (acquired by Irdeto), Senior VP at Intraware, COO and Senior VP at TruSecure Corporation, and VP Marketing, Enterprise Solutions at Symantec. Earlier in his career, he was VP Marketing and Product Management at LEGENT (acquired by CA).

Greg has served on many boards, including NFR/Checkpoint and Four Rivers/Accruent. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh in Industrial Engineering, where he also received his MBA. He holds certificates in Entrepreneurial Management from Carnegie Mellon University and Professional Coaching from Duquesne University.