Stu Sjouwerman

Stu Sjouwerman

Entrepreneur Leadership Network Contributor
Founder and CEO, KnowBe4

About Stu Sjouwerman

Stu Sjouwerman (pronounced “shower-man”) is the founder and CEO of KnowBe4, Inc., which offers a platform for security awareness training and simulated phishing.

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