Paul Mountford served as chief operating officer of Pure Storage, where he was responsible for sales, marketing, channels, alliances, and customer experience. As CEO of Riverbed Technology, he modernized the organization, rebuilt its financial model, and managed the transition to subscription and SaaS. He served as CEO of Sentillian/3iMind. At Cisco, he led the go-to-market strategy for private enterprise, public sector, SMB, and global top customers. He has served on several boards, including Palm, Inc., Volex PLC, Webtab UK, and Compliant Phones.