Making the world a safer place

Primer exists to make the world a safer place. We do this by providing trusted decision-ready AI to the world's most critical organizations. Our software enables leaders, researchers, operators and analysts to better understand the changing world around us in real time and make informed decisions when the stakes are high.

Leadership team

Our team brings a blend of deep technological expertise, lived operational experience, and a proven track record scaling up companies.

  • Sean Moriarty

    CEO

    Sean brings nearly three decades of executive experience to Primer from various B2B and B2C technology businesses, from…

  • Leonard Law

    Chief Product Officer

    Leonard brings extensive experience leading enterprise B2B and B2C product teams as Primer’s Chief Product Officer. Prior to…

  • Edgar Ejercito

    Chief Financial Officer

    Edgar brings extensive financial experience at both public and private technology companies as Primer’s Chief Financial Officer. He…

  • Joe Chang

    Chief Technical Officer

    Joe has been engineering new products on emerging technologies for over 25 years. After enabling ecommerce for established…

  • Adam Wergeles

    EVP and General Counsel

    Adam leads the Primer legal department. Adam brings over 30 years of experience in managing the legal affairs…

  • Karin Knox

    CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

    Karin leads Marketing at Primer. Before Primer, she led Product Marketing at Palantir Technologies, bringing flagship data analytics…

  • Toni Hipp

    SVP and Chief of Staff

    Toni Hipp, the Chief of Staff to Primer’s CEO, brings over 15 years of experience in government and…

  • John Bohannon

    VP, DATA SCIENCE

    John leads applied research at Primer. He worked for a decade as an award-winning investigative data journalist based…

Federal advisory board

Our Federal Advisory Board brings decades of unparalleled first-hand experience and sector expertise to our business.

  • Tony Thomas

    FORMER COMMANDER, USSOCOM

    During his distinguished career with the U.S. military, Tony was entrusted with the command of all U.S. and…

  • Dan Fata

    Former DOD Senior Official

    Daniel has more than 25+ years of experience working in Congress, the Department of Defense, the aerospace and…

  • Stephen J. Townsend

    Former US Army General

    Steve Townsend served as Combatant Commander of U.S. Africa Command after commanding the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine…

  • Dash Jamieson

    FORMER US AIR FORCE INTEL CHIEF

    With 37 years of distinguished military service, Dash’s career has ranged from commanding units at the squadron level…

  • Siew Kai Choy

    FORMER MANAGING DIRECTOR, GIC PRIVATE LIMITED

    Siew Kai has over 30 years of experience in investment management, retiring from Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, GIC…

  • Sue Gordon

    FORMER PRINCIPAL DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF INTELLIGENCE

    Sue most recently served as the fifth Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence, where she was a key…

Board members

Our board consists of leaders in tech and national security, united by a shared passion for innovation and mission impact.

  • Sean Moriarty

    CEO, PRIMER

  • Lee Fixel

    FOUNDER, ADDITION

  • Peter Tague

    Managing Partner, USIT

  • Clay Hutmacher

    Major General (Ret.), US Army

Investors

Primer’s investors play a vital role in the success and growth of the company.

  • LUX
  • Amplify Partners
  • DCvC
  • IQT-IN-Q-TEL
  • Section 32
  • Steadfast

Join our team

Our team is driven by a shared purpose: making the world a safer place. With deep expertise in AI, enterprise software, and decades of front-line experience in public service, we equip leaders, researchers, operators, and analysts with trusted AI tools for timely, informed decisions—ensuring safety for all.