Stephen Ritter is the Chief Technology Officer at Mitek. A pioneering force in applying machine learning to today’s most challenging business problems, Stephen’s expertise spans Internet security, facial analytics and identity. Prior to joining Mitek as CTO, Stephen lead technology for Emotient, a deep learning facial analytics startup that was acquired by Apple. Previously, Stephen served in technology leadership roles for Websense (now Forcepoint) and McAfee. Stephen holds a B.S. in Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Economics from the University of California, San Diego.