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Egnyte Expands Advisory Board

Dynamic Team of Industry Leaders to Play Critical Role in Shaping Company Direction

Mountain View, California – October 9, 2013

Egnyte, provider of the most comprehensive file-sharing platform for the enterprise, today announced the expansion of the Egnyte Advisory Board. This group was developed as an interactive community where key stakeholders from Egnyte's rapidly expanding influencer base will help shape the company's future business direction and solution roadmap.

By assembling a dynamic team of thought leaders, the Egnyte Advisory Board will play a critical role in shaping Egnyte's future product and market strategy, focusing on topics ranging from strategic company direction, to future solution enhancements and key partnerships.

"Egnyte's Advisory Board members will bring a unique forward-thinking perspective and extensive, high-level experience with the file sharing needs and realities of some of the world's leading organizations," said Egnyte CEO Vineet Jain. "We're delighted to work with them as trusted advisors and gain their guidance on Egnyte's strategic direction, technology strategy and future enhancements."

Members of the Egnyte Advisory Board include:

  • Pravin Bhudia, Director, Information Technology, Y&R
  • Gerhard Eschelbeck, CTO, Sophos
  • Mark Popolano, CIO, ProSight Insurance
  • Tom Reilly, CEO, Cloudera
  • Dan Salomon, SVP, Integration Management, NFP
  • David Smoley, CIO, AstroZeneca

"The Egnyte Advisory Board enables Sophos to assist Egnyte in driving innovation and increasing customer and market value," said Sophos CTO Gerhard Eschelbeck. "It will be a pleasure to collaborate with Egnyte's leadership team as well as peers from global, market-leading organizations."


Egnyte provides a unified content security and governance solution for collaboration, data security, compliance, and threat detection for multicloud businesses. More than 16,000 organizations trust Egnyte to reduce risks and IT complexity, prevent ransomware and IP theft, and boost employee productivity on any app, any cloud, anywhere. Investors include GV (formerly Google Ventures), Kleiner Perkins, Caufield & Byers and Goldman Sachs. For more information, visit

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