Ryan Orban is the founder and CEO of Cadea, a company dedicated to developing advanced security and identity management solutions tailored to large language models (LLMsLLMs). Cadea's platform provides comprehensive protection against prompt injection, ensures identity and data access control, and offers output validation for brand safety — features that enterprises expect when deploying applications enabled by LLMs.
Previously, Orban founded the highly regarded data science bootcamp, Zipfian Academy, which he later sold to Galvanize. During his tenure as CTO at Galvanize, he expanded their educational programs nationwide. His students have gone on to pursue successful careers at leading companies such as Apple, Tesla, Google, and Airbnb.