Sequoia was founded in 2012 by passionate technologists who had two goals: (1) to deliver the best in software engineering to the National Security sector, and (2) to build a company that treated its people right. In the years since then Sequoia has not wavered from those goals.
Sequoia has attained status as a trusted provider of software engineering services to National Security customers and as a company with unparalleled benefits and culture.
Board of Directors
The Sequoia Team is committed to provide the best software engineering capabilities to the customers that depend on us! Employee owned from the beginning, Sequoia is led by individuals who balance deep experience in the National Security sector with an ongoing desire to learn, grow, and expand.
Joseph R. Wright
T. Richard Stroupe, Jr.
Board Vice Chairman
Richard is the founder of Sequoia and the current Vice Chairman of Sequoia’s Board of Directors. With over 25 years of experience serving the US Intelligence Community, Richard is a highly accomplished entrepreneurial leader with extensive experience in business startup/growth, board governance, system/software development, education, and technical consulting.
Board Member / CEO
Passionate, highly accomplished leader with over 20 years of experience working in the Defense sector. Charged with developing and executing strategies to take Sequoia to the next level while navigating the constantly changing National Security and Defense government sectors.
Previously, Mr. O’Connor was Chairman of JP Morgan Alternative Asset Management, an Executive Partner of JP Morgan Partners, and a member of the Risk Management Committee of JP Morgan Chase. Mr. O’Connor is also CEO of Whitney Strategic Services which provides analytic and advisory support to Government and Corporate clients on geostrategic and global economic matters.