About Us

Who We Are

Zeva Inc, a CMMI Level 3 company, delivers innovative software solutions, development services, and technology support to government and commercial customers worldwide. Zeva was founded in 2005 and is a Woman-Owned Small Business headquartered in Northern Virginia. Zeva offers consulting services in the areas of identity management, Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) technologies, and software development. Zeva develops and licenses commercial off the shelf (COTS) software products that offer such capabilities as secure PKI key storage and recovery, bulk email decryption, mobile support for encrypted email, and support for PKI technology migrations.

Zeva licensed software is used by multiple agencies of the Federal Government and many corporations in the United States and Europe. Our customers use our products to support requirements in such areas as Legal eDiscovery, Compliance Investigations, and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) processing, as well as dealing with encrypted data on Mobile Devices.

Zeva was founded by technology entrepreneurs dedicated to delivering innovative technology products and exceptional customer service. Zeva’s flagship product suite, DecryptNaBox, incorporates unique methods for which Zeva holds multiple patents. Zeva focuses on solutions that address the challenges experienced by organizations dealing with the aftermath of using strong data encryption. Zeva products include approaches to solving the business and technical challenges of securely managing and inspecting encrypted data. By addressing these challenges, organizations are able to implement strategies that provide the highest level of protection for sensitive data.

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Our Customers

Zeva enjoys strong customer relationships built on our passion for listening to our customers' needs and delivering products that solve real-world business problems. Zeva strives to enable our customers to optimize their technology investments and enable strong data encryption programs. Zeva provides products and services to customers in the United States and Europe representing many industry groups. Some of our customers include:

Federal Agencies – Treasury and IRS, Veterans Affairs, NSA
Industrial & Manufacuring - Chevron, Daimler, GazProm
Healthcare & Pharmaceutical - Johnson & Johnson, SAFE-BioPharma, HCR Manor Care, Shriners Hospital
Aerospace and Defense - Boeing, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics, ManTech, Spirit AeroSystems
Financial Services – UBS Bank, PineBridge Investments
Technology – Ericsson, Microsoft, Deutsche Telkom T-Systems, Leidos, NXP Semiconductors
Museum Systems – American Museum of Natural History, Metropolitan Museum of Art


Zeva offers products and services through its GSA IT Schedule 70 contract for Special Item Numbers:
132-60F Identity and Access Management Professional Services
132-51 Information Technology Professional Services
132-32 Term Software License

Zeva GSA Contract Holder

 Zeva has performed as a major subcontractor on IDIQ vehicles, including T4, TIPSS IV, and STARS II.


Zeva Leadership Team

Sam Andoni, Chief Technology Officer

As Chief Technology Officer, Mr. Andoni oversees all Zeva technology programs, product strategy, and product development. He serves as Director of Zeva’s innovation center, and holds multiple patents for methods related to the secure decryption of encrypted data for PKI/strong encryption environments. Mr. Andoni is a seasoned technologist with 25 years of enterprise and consulting experience covering a wide range of technologies with focus on Security and Identity Management and PKI solutions. Mr. Andoni holds a Master Degree in Computer Science from American University and is a PhD candidate in Information Security at George Mason University. He holds many industry certifications including CNE, MCSE, MCT, CCNA, CCDA, CISSP, and CISM.

LinkedIn profile link: http://www.linkedin.com/in/issamandoni

Jihan Andoni, Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Jihan provides internal organizational leadership for Zeva’s rapidly growing business. As a technologist, Jihan is a recognized leader in data analytics. Prior to joining Zeva, Jihan worked in technology organizations for over 15 years, most recently as Research Director for the Center for Responsible Politics, a data centric non-profit research organization. Jihan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from the University of Bethlehem, and a Master’s Degree in Information Systems from American University.

David Spannare, Business Strategy and Operations

David is responsible for formulating business strategy, ensuring effective business operations, and supporting business development activities. David has 35 years of IT industry experience delivering IT services to commercial, government, and internal clients. Prior to joining Zeva, David served as Chief Information Officer of Altegrity, a private equity concern. Prior to Altegrity, David was CIO of ManTech International from 2002 to 2008. In addition, he has held senior IT roles at Northrop Grumman and Litton Industries. David is a graduate of the University of Maryland at College Park.

Matthew King, Cybersecurity Strategy

As the Director of Cybersecurity, Mr. King is a recognized leader in the Identity Management Community with over 20 years of cybersecurity expertise with a focus on Identity, Credential, and Access Management.  Mr. King provides subject matter expertise in Identity Management and Cybersecurity Policy for a variety of Zeva’s commercial and government clients, including serving as Vice President of Global Policy for SAFE-BioPharma. Prior to joining Zeva, Mr. King worked for Protiviti supporting the Federal PKI for nearly a decade where he performed the role of Senior Policy Analyst and Identity Management Subject Matter Expert for the US Federal Public Key Infrastructure (FPKI) Policy Authority under the US Government’s Identity Credential and Access Management Subcommittee (ICAMSC). He was also a facilitator and key contributor for developing and evolving strategic identity management technology, policies, governance and processes for the FPKI programs in support of PIV and HSPD-12. Previously, Mr. King worked for Booz Allen Hamilton supporting the National Security Agency’s PKI and Biometrics Research initiatives.  Mr. King holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, a Master of Science Degree in Computer Systems Management from the University of Maryland, and a Certificate in Information Resources Management.

LinkedIn profile link: https://www.linkedin.com/in/mattking1

Jeffrey Barry, Product Strategy

As the Director of Product Strategy, Mr. Barry ensures Zeva products are developed to meet evolving requirements in a dynamic threat environment by engaging with customers, partners, and focusing on future technology trends. Mr. Barry provides subject matter expertise for Identity, Credential, and Access Management programs, including serving as Chief Technology Officer of SAFE-BioPharma. Mr. Barry is experienced with federal identity standards working with the FPKI CPWG, and he participates in FPKI working groups that govern FPKI identity standards. Before joining Zeva, Mr. Barry served as the Operational Authority Manager for the CertiPath Bridge Certificate Authority, monitored the trust fabric, and oversaw all certificate issuance, CRL publication, certificate revocation. He was also responsible for scheduling cross-certification ceremonies and performing interoperability testing on Enterprise PKI implementations. Mr. Barry has an extensive background testing PKI and physical access systems against government requirements and was a key contributor in the development of Government-wide testing procedures for Personal Identity Verification (PIV) and PIV-Interoperable credentials.  Mr. Barry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Information Technology from Virginia Tech. He was certified for CSCIP/G in 2011.