Mr. Chou’s experience spans 20 years of technical and management leadership in cloud, security, storage and networking fields. His most recent venture where he was co-founder and CEO, Panzura, received $58M in funding led by four of Silicon Valley’s top venture capital firms Matrix, Khosla, Opus and Meritech. Prior to this, Mr. Chou was part of the founding team at Aruba Networks (“Aruba”), which became the leader in the enterprise Wi-Fi security market. Mr. Chou was with Aruba from July 2002 to July 2008, and left Aruba to found Panzura at that time. Aruba filed for an IPO on NASDAQ in 2007 and was acquired by HP Enterprise in 2015 for $3B. Before Aruba, Mr. Chou led the development of SSL security and load balancing software at Alteon WebSystems which went public in 1999 and was acquired by Nortel Networks for $7.8B. Mr. Chou holds a degree in Computer Science from UC Berkeley and he is based in Silicon Valley.