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.

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 Networks 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.

Curt Garner

Curt Garner has served as a member of our Board since June 2015, and serves on our compensation committee. Mr. Garner currently serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Starbucks, Inc., overseeing global technology and engineering services for all Starbucks businesses and serving as a member of Starbucks senior leadership team. Mr. Garner joined Starbucks in January of 1998, holding various technology leadership positions prior to his appointment as EVP and CIO in March 2012, responsible for developing strategies and technology platforms that supported Starbucks early entry into global markets. Prior to joining Starbucks, Mr. Garner held various technology leadership positions with Wendy’s International, Inc. Mr. Garner holds a B.A. in Economics from The Ohio State University.

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 Networks, 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.

John Gordon Payne

Gordon Payne has served as a member of our Board since March 2014, and serves of our audit committee. 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.

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.

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 the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.