Egnyte, the market leader in Adaptive Enterprise File Services, today announced former EMC Vice President Isabelle Guis’ appointment to Chief Strategy Officer. As a proven leader in enterprise technology, Guis’ new role represents the company’s commitment to serving the high end of the enterprise market on a global scale and the rapid advancement of Egnyte’s hybrid technology.
With Guis at the reigns of all key corporate initiatives, the company will take the industry head-on to effectively meet the goals and requirements of enterprise customers. She will drive global growth through the advancement of Egnyte’s product, partner ecosystem, and go-to market strategy across select verticals and regions.
“I've always been an advocate of Vineet’s stance on hybrid,” said Isabelle Guis, chief strategy officer at Egnyte. “In my experience, enterprise customers are not ready to let go of their previous investments. What they want is a solution that balances the flexibility of the cloud with the reliability of on-premises storage. We will deliver that along with value-added services that are vital to the success of their businesses.”
“It's an exciting time at Egnyte, and I have every confidence in Isabelle in her role as Chief Strategy Officer,” said Vineet Jain, co-founder and CEO of Egnyte. “With her proven track record developing winning strategies in the enterprise, she will be an invaluable asset for the technological and financial growth of our company.”
Guis brings a strong background and expertise in enterprise storage, cloud enablement and mobility, both domestically and internationally. Most recently, she served as vice president and head of Cloud Strategy at EMC and has previously held leadership positions with Avaya, Big Switch Networks, Cisco Systems and Nortel Networks.
Egnyte transforms business through smarter content allowing organizations to connect, protect, and unlock value from all their content. Our Content Intelligence platform delivers smart content collaboration and governance in the cloud or on-premises to thousands of businesses around the world even the most regulated industries. Founded in 2007, Egnyte is privately held and headquartered in Mountain View, CA. Investors include venture capital firms, such as Google Ventures and Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, as well as technology partners, such as CenturyLink and Seagate Technology. Please visit www.egnyte.com or call 1-877-7EGNYTE for more information.
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