Executive Profile: Shaun Bierweiler, Hortonworks Public Sector VP

Shaun Bierweiler

Shaun Bierweiler serves as vice president of public sector at Hortonworks, where he oversees the company’s work with U.S. federal, state, local and education customers.

The government information technology industry veteran came to Hortonworks in November 2016 after he previously served as sales director at Red Hat and held responsibility over Defense Department and federal systems integrators in that capacity.

At Red Hat, Bierweiler also worked as federal manager and deputy director of sales for DoD clients as well as director of Navy, Marine Corps and combatant command business.

He also held the positions of Navy programs capture and strategy lead, program engineer and integrated product team lead at Raytheon‘s intelligence and information systems segment.

Bierweiler holds a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from the University of Maryland and a master’s degree in management and corporate strategy from the University of Maryland.

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