Sayed Darwish


Senior Vice President and Chief Legal Officer

Sayed Darwish is senior vice president and chief legal officer at McAfee. In this role, he is responsible for all legal matters at McAfee, including regulatory compliance.

Sayed is known for leading and molding legal teams into trusted business advisors who help drive revenue growth. Before joining McAfee, Sayed was chief legal and compliance officer for Prumentum Group, overseeing matters for SaaS financial wellness provider BrightPlan and sister company Plancorp, a well-established, top-rated, traditional financial advisor.

Prior to Prumentum, Sayed was chief legal officer and executive vice president of corporate development at Polycom, where he helped grow revenue from $600M to $1.4B. Prior to Polycom, Sayed held roles of increasing responsibility at Oracle, Documentum, and EMC.

Sayed earned his Juris Doctor degree with honors from the University of San Francisco School of Law and bachelor’s degrees in economics and mathematics from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.