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Management Team

  • Michael DeCesareMichael DeCesare
  • Penny Baldwin Penny Baldwin
    Executive Vice President & Chief Marketing Officer
  • Michael Fey Michael Fey
    Executive Vice President, General Manager of Corporate Products & Chief Technology Officer
  • Steve Redman Steve Redman
    Executive Vice President, Global Sales
  • Ryan Allphin Ryan Allphin
    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Security Management
  • Tom Fountain Tom Fountain
    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Strategy & Corporate Development
  • Patty Hatter Patty Hatter
    Senior Vice President, Operations & Chief Information Officer
  • J.C. Herrera J.C. Herrera
    Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources & Learning
  • Louis Riley Louis Riley
    Senior Vice President & General Counsel
  • Steve Tchejeyan Steve Tchejeyan
    Senior Vice President, United States Theater
  • Jean-Claude Broido Jean-Claude Broido
    President, McAfee Japan
  • Gert-Jan Schenk Gert-Jan Schenk
    President, EMEA
  • Todd Gebhart Todd Gebhart
    Vice Chairman of the McAfee Board of Directors
  • Bryan Reed Barney Bryan Reed Barney
    Executive Vice President, Product Development
  • Barry McPherson Barry McPherson
    Executive Vice President, Worldwide Delivery and Support Services
  • Pedro Abreu Pedro Abreu
    Senior Vice President, GTM Operations
  • Pat Calhoun Pat Calhoun
    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Network Security
  • John Giamatteo John Giamatteo
    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Consumer
  • Edward Hayden Edward Hayden
    Senior Vice President, Finance & Accounting
  • Ari Jaaksi Ari Jaaksi
    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Mobile Engineering & Operations
  • Gavin Struthers Gavin Struthers
    Senior Vice President, Worldwide Channel Operations
  • Candace Worley Candace Worley
    Senior Vice President & General Manager, Endpoint Security
  • Andrew Littleproud Andrew Littleproud
    President, Asia Pacific

Integrity and Ethics

McAfee Code of Business Conduct and Ethics

Uncompromising integrity and professionalism are the cornerstones of McAfee’s business. In all that we do, McAfee supports and upholds a set of core values and principles. These values and principles form the foundation of good corporate citizenship and frame McAfee’s relationships with customers, shareholders, employees, suppliers, and local communities. Through our adherence to ethical business practices, and through timely, accurate, and consistent financial reporting, we continually enhance our value and maintain industry leadership in all aspects of corporate governance.

Our success is dependent on the willingness of each individual to act in accordance with these enduring values and principles. We must remember that misconduct by only a few can seriously discredit McAfee, harm our reputation, and reflects poorly on all of us. No success is worth the expense of compromising ethical behavior.

Our Code of Conduct sets the standard for how we work together to develop and deliver product, how we protect the value of McAfee and its subsidiaries and how we work with customers, suppliers, and others.

The Code affirms our Five Principles of Conduct:

  • Conduct business with honesty and integrity
  • Follow the letter and spirit of the law
  • Treat each other fairly
  • Act in the best interests of McAfee and avoid conflicts of interest
  • Protect the company’s assets and reputation

The McAfee Ethics and Compliance Office promotes these five principles and assists our employees in making ethical decisions.  This office offers a 24 hour, 7 day a week helpline for employees, customers, distributors, resellers, and suppliers to ask questions, request guidance, or report a concern.

Ethics Helpline
+1 (866) 294-9594 (U.S. and Canada only); other countries, see Ethics Helpline 
Email us: ethics@mcafee.com


McAfee Business Values

  • Expertise: We have a deep mastery of digital security and we never stop building and improving our expertise.
  • Partnership: We have a true sense of teamwork and partnership across McAfee functions and with channel partners and customers, developing collaborative solutions that offer tangible benefits.
  • Integrity: We’re in the business of protecting data from the unscrupulous, performing to the highest standards of ethics and responsibility.
  • Results: We have definitive goals with definitive outcomes, always striving for higher performance and never losing focus.
  • Courage: Being always ready is a requirement for courageous leadership across our business. We’re never intimidated by the audacious challenges we face every day.

Anti-Bribery/Anti-Corruption Policy

As a matter of policy, McAfee and all its subsidiaries, as well as all directors, officers, employees, and contractors, must comply with the following anti-bribery initiatives:

  • The U.S. Anti-Kickback Act of 1986, which prohibits offering or accepting, directly or indirectly, bribes to obtain business with the U.S. government
  • The U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), which prohibits offering a bribe, directly or indirectly, to a non-U.S. government official or a family member of a non-U.S. government official in order to obtain or retain business or to otherwise secure an improper advantage over a competitor
  • The Organization of American States (OAS) Inter-American Convention Against Corruption
  • The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) Convention on Combating Bribery of Foreign Public Officials

FCPA Training
All McAfee employees, as well as designated channel partners and distributors, are required to take McAfee’s online FCPA compliance training course on a periodic basis. Violations of the policy may result in discipline, up to and including termination of employment or the existing business relationship with McAfee. FCPA policy is administered by the McAfee legal department; suspected violations can be submitted through the Ethics First reporting system.

Export Compliance — McAfee, Inc.

Exports and re-exports of McAfee products are subject to U.S. export controls and sanctions administered by the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) under the U.S. Export Administration Regulations (EAR).

This page provides export control information on McAfee software and hardware products. McAfee products provide encryption features that are subject to the EAR and other U.S. laws. These features have been approved for export from the United States, subject to certain requirements and limitations. You may find the information on this page useful for determining exportability to particular countries or parties, and for completing export or shipping documentation, recordkeeping, or post-shipment reporting.

Although we provide the information on this page, you remain responsible for exporting or re-exporting McAfee software in accordance with U.S. law. We encourage you to seek appropriate legal advice and/or consult the EAR and the BIS Information Technology Controls Division before exporting, re-exporting, or distributing McAfee software and hardware. The information provided here is subject to change without notice.


The following information on definitions is based on U.S. Export Administration Regulations (EAR). For more information on the EAR, visit the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) website or contact its offices directly at one of the telephone numbers listed below:

  • BIS Office of Exporter Services: 202-482-4811
  • BIS Western Regional Office: 949-660-0144

Re-export of McAfee items
Non-U.S. and U.S. companies re-exporting McAfee products or technology must comply with both their local export rules and with U.S. re-export regulations. Guidance regarding re-exports and other offshore transactions involving items of U.S. origin can be found at http://www.bis.doc.gov/Licensing/ReExportGuidance.htm.

Embargoed Destinations

McAfee products may not be exported or re-exported, either directly or indirectly, to any country embargoed by the United States, or to any country considered by the United States as a supporter of international terrorism, without proper authorization from the U.S. government. Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria are embargoed destinations.

U.S. Prohibited and/or Restricted Lists

McAfee products may not be sold, exported, or re-exported to any person or entity designated as prohibited or restricted by an agency of the U.S. government. Exports to companies, organizations, or persons listed on the Specially Designated Nationals List, the Debarred List, the Entity List, and other governmental lists are prohibited. Please visit the BIS website and review the prohibited U.S. government lists.

Enhanced Proliferation Control Initiative

McAfee products may not be used directly or indirectly in the design, development, fabrication, or use of nuclear, chemical, or biological weapons or missile technology without U.S. government authorization.

Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System (CCATS)

The BIS uses the Commodity Classification Automated Tracking System (CCATS) to assign code numbers to products it has classified against the Commerce Control List (CCL). The CCL contains items subject to BIS export license requirements. McAfee lists CCATS numbers on our product matrix.

Deemed Export

A deemed export is any release of technology or source code, subject to the EAR, to a foreign national within the United States. Such a release is deemed to be an export to the home country or countries of the foreign national. This deemed export rule does not apply to persons lawfully admitted for permanent residence in the United States or to persons who are protected individuals under the Immigration and Nationality Act, 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3). Additional information on deemed exports can be found on the BIS website.

Technology or software is released for export through:

  • Visual inspection by foreign nationals of U.S.-origin equipment and facilities
  • Oral exchanges of information in the United States or abroad
  • The application to situations abroad of personal knowledge or technical experience acquired in the United States

Delivery of McAfee cryptographic products does not imply third-party authority to import, distribute, or use restricted and non-restricted encryption.

Importers, distributors, customers, and users are responsible for compliance with U.S. and local country export laws and regulations. McAfee strongly recommends that importers, distributors, and users investigate such regulations before deploying encryption products. McAfee encourages customers to contact their local freight forwarder, consultant, or attorney with knowledge of international export requirements.

Export Control Classification Number (ECCN)

An Export Control Classification Number (ECCN) is assigned to a product by the BIS. An ECCN is an alphanumeric classification used in the EAR under the Commerce Control List (CCL) to identify items for export control purposes.

ENC/Restricted (Civilian/Commercial End Users)

ENC/Restricted products may be exported or re-exported to most civilian and commercial end users located in all territories, except embargoed destinations and countries designated as supporting terrorist activities. Countries listed in Part 746 of the EAR as embargoed destinations requiring a license are Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria.

ENC/Restricted (Government End Users)

Government entities not located in the following countries require a U.S. export license in order to obtain restricted non-retail strong encryption items: Austria, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, and United States.


ENC/Unrestricted products are eligible for export to any end user, including government, in all countries except the following embargoed countries: Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria.

Foreign Nationals

Any person born outside the jurisdiction of the United States, subject to a foreign government, and not naturalized under U.S. law is considered a foreign national. This includes foreign national contractors and vendors. For the purposes of the EAR, a foreign national subject to the U.S. deemed export rule is not a citizen of the United States and not a legal permanent resident (i.e., not a permanent resident alien or green card holder).

A U.S. export license may be needed before disclosing certain kinds of software or technology to a foreign national if:

  • The software or technology is export-controlled, and
  • The individual is a citizen of one or more of the following countries: Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, or Syria

Government End User

Foreign central, regional, or local government department, agency, or other entity performing governmental functions.

License Exception

An authorization described in part 740 of the EAR that allows the export or re-export, under stated conditions, of products subject to the EAR that otherwise would require a license. Unless otherwise indicated, these License Exceptions are not applicable to exports under the licensing jurisdiction of agencies other than the Commerce Department.

Mass Market/NLR

Mass Market products are eligible for export with No License Required (NLR) to any end user (including government) in all countries except embargoed countries and those that are designated by the United States as supporters of international terrorism: Cuba, Iran, North Korea, Sudan, and Syria. Mass Market products are eligible for de minimus treatment.

McAfee Distribution Centers

Certain McAfee products distributed from Singapore, Hungary, and Ireland require in-country export permits. For additional information on these requirements, please visit the appropriate site(s) listed below.

Singapore Export Laws
Singapore Customs

Hungary Export Laws
Hungarian Trade Licensing Office

Ireland Export Laws
Department of Jobs, Enterprise, and Innovation (DJEI)

If a U.S. export license is required or if you need additional information, please contact the McAfee Export Compliance Department.

Product Matrix — McAfee, Inc. Software & Hardware

The following matrix provides information on McAfee’s products as related to the EAR and the CCL. This information is suitable for use by McAfee’s customers in conjunction with appropriate independent legal advice. McAfee makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy or reliability of the classifications listed in the Product Matrix. Any use of such classifications by the user is without recourse to McAfee, Inc. and is at the user’s own risk.

For the Product Matrix by SKU with ECCN, HTS and General License information, click here.

For the Product Matrix by product name with ECCN, HTS and General License information, click here.

Important Notice & Disclaimer

McAfee is providing this information as a general guideline to our customers and partners, and makes no warranties or representations as to its accuracy. The BIS requires that each entity exporting products be familiar with and comply with its affirmative obligations set forth in the EAR. Please note that the EAR is subject to change. We recommend that customers and partners obtain legal advice when attempting to export. In addition, some of our products contain encryption and some countries may restrict certain levels of encryption imported into their country. We recommend that customers and partners consult legal counsel in the appropriate country or the applicable governmental agency in the particular country to which they are exporting. McAfee expressly disclaims any liability whatsoever, including but not limited to, direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages in connection with or arising from the furnishing of the information provided herein.

If you have questions regarding the information on this page, please contact us at export@McAfee.com.

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Trust & Safety

The McAfee Trust and Safety Initiative is a McAfee company-wide effort that sets new standards in the areas of quality assurance, technical innovation, support and services, and community awareness.

As part of this initiative, we recently launched a series of new programs and online resources that aim to advance our industry-leading security technologies and extend outreach with customers and partners of all sizes. The McAfee Trust and Safety Initiative combines the highest level of quality assurance testing and independent review with expanded opportunities for customers to provide valuable input to McAfee. Together with our customers and partners, we intend to set the industry standard for quality in cybersecurity.

Learn more:


Initiative to Fight Cybercrime

McAfee is working with policymakers, critical infrastructure sectors, global governments, and others to bring resources to our fight against cybercrime, reduce the risk to our economies, and improve business resilience to today’s threats.

Learn more about our initiative to fight cybercrime:

McAfee is focusing on three core areas: Legal Frameworks and Law Enforcement, Education and Awareness, and  Technology and Innovation in order to effectively fight cybercrime.

The McAfee Initiative to Fight Cybercrime Grants Program supports innovative thinking and concrete, measureable accomplishments in key areas.

McAfee is proud to recognize individuals effectively fight cybercrime and make a meaningful impact to this problem.

Cybersafety Resource Portal
McAfee provides consumers and businesses with the information and resources needed to protect their information and their devices, report cybercrime incidents, secure their credit and more.

Advisory Council
McAfee is forming a group of the world’s experts on cybercrime to team with us on our strategy, assist in its execution, and more effectively pursue the strategic goals.