Brian Behlendorf is Executive Director of the Hyperledger Project, a collaborative technology initiative hosted by the Linux Foundation. Brian also currently serves on the Boards of the Mozilla Foundation and Benetech, and is the Chairman of the Board of the Electronic Frontier Foundation. Brian organized and served as the Founding President of the Apache Software Foundation, a 501c3 non-profit that organizes volunteer software development projects around key Internet technologies, helping ensure an open and free marketplace. He once served as the CTO of the World Economic Forum and also founded and served as Chief Technology Officer of CollabNet, a company focused on bringing open source collaborative software development tools and methodologies into enterprise environments. He was a Managing Director at Mithril Capital Management, a growth-stage private equity fund, where he continues to serve as a Senior Technology Advisor.