Board of Directors

Board of Directors

 

Board of Directors

Remo Canessa

Remo Canessa has served as a member of our Board since September 2013, and serves as chair of our audit committee. Mr. Canessa has been the Chief Financial Officer of Infoblox, Inc., an automated network control company, since October 2004. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer of NetScreen Technologies, until its acquisition by Juniper Networks. He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley and an M.B.A. from Santa Clara University.

Feng Deng

Feng Deng has served as a member of our Board since July 2006, and serves on our compensation committee. Mr. Deng has been a managing director of Northern Light Venture Capital, a venture capital firm he co-founded, since December 2005. Mr. Deng previously was a co-founder and served as a director of NetScreen Technologies. Mr. Deng holds a B.S. and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Tsinghua University, an M.S. in computer engineering from the University of Southern California and an M.B.A. from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.

David Flynn

David Flynn has served as Chair of our Board since July 2013, as a member of our Board since July 2006, as our Chief Executive Officer since July 2007 and as President since November 2007. He previously served as our Interim Chief Executive Officer from February 2007 to July 2007. Prior to joining us, Mr. Flynn was with Juniper Networks until 2005. He joined Juniper in April 2004 through its acquisition of NetScreen Technologies, where he had served as Vice President of Marketing since June 1999. Mr. Flynn holds a B.A. in Economics from Williams College and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Krishna 'Kittu' Kolluri

Krishna ‘Kittu’ Kolluri has served as a member of our Board since March 2011, and serves on our audit and nominating and corporate governance committees. Mr. Kolluri has been a General Partner of New Enterprise Associates, Inc., a venture capital firm, since January 2006. He previously was Executive Vice President and the General Manager of the Security Products Group at Juniper, which he joined following its acquisition of NetScreen Technologies in April 2004. Mr. Kolluri currently serves on the board of directors of Cohere Technologies, Inc., a privately held company in the wireless networking industry. He holds a B.Tech. (M.E.) from Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India, and an M.S. in Operations Research from the State University of New York, Buffalo.

Changming Liu

Changming Liu is one of our co founders and has served as our Chief Technology Officer since January 2007 and as a member of our Board since March 2006. He previously served as our Chief Executive Officer from March 2006 to February 2007. Prior to joining Aerohive, Mr. Liu was a Distinguished Engineer at Juniper Networks, which he joined following its acquisition of NetScreen Technologies in April 2004. Previously, Mr. Liu held other key positions with Nortel Networks and Vistar Telecommunications. Mr. Liu is the author of more than ten networking patents. Mr. Liu holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Tsinghua University and an M.S. in Computer and Electrical Engineering from Queen’s University, Ontario Canada.

Frank Marshall

Frank Marshall has served as a member of our Board since March 2011, and serves as chair of our nominating and corporate governance committee. Mr. Marshall is also our lead independent director. Mr. Marshall has been a General Partner of Big Basin Partners since October 2000 and also serves as a director and advisor for several privately held companies. He currently serves as a director of MobileIron, Inc., a developer and provider of security and management software and hardware solutions for mobile apps, content, and devices, and previously served as a director at PMC-Sierra, Inc., a semiconductor company, and at Juniper Networks… Mr. Marshall holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Irvine.

Paul Milbury

Paul Milbury has served as a member of our Board since November 2012, and serves on our compensation and audit committees. Mr. Milbury has been a financial consultant to private companies since July 2010. He previously was with Cisco Systems, Inc., a networking and telecommunications company, from December 2009 to July 2010. Mr. Milbury joined Cisco through its acquisition of Starent Networks, Corp., a provider of mobile network solutions, where he served as Vice President of Operations and Chief Financial Officer beginning in January 2007. He currently serves as a director of Gigamon Inc., a provider of network traffic visibility solutions and products, and Infinera Corporation, an optical networking equipment provider, and is a director for several privately held companies. Mr. Milbury holds a B.B.A. in Business Administration/Economics and an M.B.A. from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Conway 'Todd' Rulon-Miller

Conway ‘Todd’ Rulon-Miller has served as a member of our Board since May 2009, and serves on our compensation committee. Mr. Rulon-Miller has been a partner of Apogee Venture Group, an early stage venture investment and consulting firm he founded, since January 1998 and also has served as a director and advisor for several privately held companies. He holds a B.A. in History from Princeton University.

John Gordon Payne

Gordon Payne has served as a member of our Board since March 2014. Mr. Payne currently serves as the Chief Operating Officer of DocuSign, Inc., an electronic signature and digital transactions management company. He previously was employed with Citrix Systems, Inc., a virtualization, cloud and mobile solutions company, from December 2005 to January 2014. He holds a B.A. in Commercial and Administrative Studies from the University of Western Ontario, Canada, and an M.B.A. from IMD, Lausanne Switzerland.

Christopher J. Schaepe

Christopher J. Schaepe has served as a member of our Board since July 2006, and serves as chair of our compensation committee and as a member of our nominating and corporate governance committee. Mr. Schaepe is a founding partner of Lightspeed Venture Partners, an early-stage technology venture capital firm, and has served in that capacity since 2000. He currently serves as a director of Riverbed Technology, Inc., an application and network performance company, and previously served as a director of eHealth, Inc., an online health insurance services company, and of Fusion io, Inc., a computer hardware and software systems company. Mr. Schaepe holds a B.S. and an M.S. in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.