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Zscaler Inc (ZS.OQ)

ZS.OQ on NASDAQ Stock Exchange Global Select Market

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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Jagtar Chaudhry

60 2007 Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer

Remo Canessa

60 2017 Chief Financial Officer

Dali Rajic

2019 President Go-to-Market, Chief Revenue Officer

Amit Sinha

42 2017 Executive Vice President - Engineering and Cloud Operations, Chief Technology Officer, Director

Kavitha Mariappan

2018 Senior Vice President - Customer Experience and Transformation

Micheline Nijmeh

2018 Chief Marketing Officer

James Cater

2019 Vice President, General Manager for EMEA Region

Manoj Apte

45 2016 Chief Strategy Officer

Robert Schlossman

50 2016 Chief Legal Officer

Lane Bess

57 2015 Independent Director

Karen Blasing

62 2017 Independent Director

Andrew Brown

55 2015 Independent Director

Scott Darling

62 2016 Independent Director

Charles Giancarlo

61 2016 Independent Director

Nehal Raj

40 2015 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Jagtar Chaudhry

Mr. Jay Chaudhry is Chairman of the Board, President, Chief Executive Officer of the Company. Mr. Chaudhry holds a Master of Business Administration and a Master of Science in electrical engineering and industrial engineering from the University of Cincinnati and a Bachelor of Technology in electronics engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology (Banaras Hindu University) Varanasi. Mr. Chaudhry also completed the executive management program at Harvard University. We believe Mr. Chaudhry is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because he is a security industry pioneer and an accomplished entrepreneur, having founded and built several companies, and based on the perspective, operational insight and expertise he has accumulated as our co-founder and our chief executive officer.

Remo Canessa

Mr. Remo E. Canessa is Chief Financial Officer of the Company. Prior to joining us, he served as chief financial officer of Illumio Inc., a private cybersecurity company, from July 2016 to February 2017. Prior to joining Illumio, from October 2004 to April 2016, Mr. Canessa served as chief financial officer and an advisor to Infoblox Inc., a network control, network automation and domain name system security company. Mr. Canessa is a certified public accountant (inactive), and he holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of California, Berkeley and a Master of Business Administration from Santa Clara University. Mr. Canessa serves on the board of directors of Aerohive Networks, Inc., a cloud-managed mobile networking platform provider, where he is chairman of the audit committee and a member of the compensation committee.

Dali Rajic

Mr. Dali Rajic is President Go-to-Market, Chief Revenue Officer of the Company. Mr. Rajic was most recently the Chief Customer and Revenue Officer for AppDynamics, where he designed and oversaw an end-to-end customer success lifecycle model, from engagement creation, pre-sales, sales, and services to customer success. Prior to joining AppDynamics, Rajic held several senior sales leadership positions at BMC Software from 2009 to 2012. Before BMC Software, he was a Regional Vice President of Sales at Verint. In each experience, Rajic generated success by building, introducing, and scaling value and qualification-based enterprise sales frameworks for direct sales and, equally important, partner sales. These models were grounded on a highly predictable and repeatable sales process focused on positive customer outcomes. Dali Rajic earned an MBA, Financial and Strategic Management from Northwestern University, and a Bachelor of Science, International Marketing from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona.

Amit Sinha

Dr. Amit Sinha Ph.D., is Executive Vice President - Engineering and Cloud Operations, Chief Technology Officer, Director of the Company. since December 2010, and he has also served as our executive vice president of engineering and cloud operations since October 2013. He has served as a member of our board of directors since May 2017. Dr. Sinha holds a Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Science in electrical engineering and computer science from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a Bachelor of Technology in electrical engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. We believe Dr. Sinha is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because he has more than 15 years of experience as an architect and technical manager in the networking and security industries and because of the operational insight and expertise he has accumulated as our chief technology officer.

Kavitha Mariappan

Ms. Kavitha Mariappan is Senior Vice President - Customer Experience and Transformation of the Company. An experienced technology executive, Mariappan brings more than 20 years of experience in enterprise software and go-to-market leadership to Zscaler. She most recently served as CMO at Split Software where she built the company's go-to-market engine from the ground up and was instrumental in defining a new category for product decisions. Prior to Split, she was the Vice President of Marketing at Databricks where she was responsible for developing the company's brand and go-to-market strategy from inception, executing a demand generation program that grew customer count from zero to 500 in under two years. Her earlier experience includes marketing, product management and engineering leadership roles at Maginatics (acquired by Dell EMC), Riverbed, and Cisco.

Micheline Nijmeh

Ms. Micheline Nijmeh is Chief Marketing Officer of the Company. Nijmeh was most recently CMO at Xactly Corporation, where she helped drive the company's transformation and leadership in sales performance management. She has also held a number of senior marketing leadership positions at industry leading high-tech companies such as Silver Spring Networks and Salesforce, with responsibilities spanning product and corporate marketing, demand generation, advertising, digital, social, and communications.

James Cater

Mr. James Cater is Vice President, General Manager for EMEA Region of the Company. James Cater studied Computer Science at Portsmouth University, UK, and has developed his leadership skills at the Institute of Directors (IOD), Cranfield University, Institute of Management Development (IMD), Tuck School of Business, and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Manoj Apte

Dr. Manoj Apte is Chief Strategy Officer of the Company. Prior to his appointment as our chief strategy officer, Dr. Apte served as our vice president of product management from September 2008. Dr. Apte has a Doctor of Philosophy in computer science from Mississippi State University, a Master of Science in computational engineering from Mississippi State University and a Bachelor of Technology in aerospace engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay.

Robert Schlossman

Mr. Robert S. Schlossman is Chief Legal Officer of the Company. Prior to joining us, he served as the chief legal officer at Lucid Motors Inc., an electric car company, from May 2015 to January 2016. Prior to joining Lucid Motors, from March 2010 to August 2014, Mr. Schlossman served as the chief legal and administrative officer at Aptina Inc., a provider of imaging solutions, which was acquired by ON Semiconductor Corporation. Mr. Schlossman holds a Juris Doctor from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law, as well as a Master of Arts and Bachelor of Arts in English from Stanford University.

Lane Bess

Mr. Lane M. Bess is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Bess has served as principal and founder of Bess Ventures and Advisory, LLC, a strategic management, investment and marketing services firm, since February 2015. Prior to founding Bess Ventures and Advisory, Mr. Bess served as our chief operating officer from May 2011 to February 2015. From 2008 to 2010, Mr. Bess was chief executive officer of Palo Alto Networks, Inc. Mr. Bess holds a Bachelor of Science in managerial economics from Carnegie Mellon University and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Dayton. We believe Mr. Bess is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on his extensive experience in building and leading technology businesses and the operational insight and expertise he accumulated as our chief operating officer.

Karen Blasing

Ms. Karen Louise Blasing is Independent Director of the Company. Ms. Blasing served as the chief financial officer of Guidewire Software, Inc. from 2009 to March 2015. Prior to 2009, Ms. Blasing served as the chief financial officer for Force10 Networks, Inc. and as the senior vice president of finance for salesforce.com, and she also served as chief financial officer for Nuance Communications, Inc. and Counterpane Internet Security, Inc. and held senior finance roles for Informix Corporation (now IBM Informix) and Oracle Corporation. Ms. Blasing currently sits on the board of directors of Ellie Mae, Inc., a provider of on-demand software solutions and services for the residential mortgage industry in the United States and Autodesk, Inc., a multinational software corporation. Ms. Blasing holds a Bachelor of Arts in economics and business administration from the University of Montana and a Master of Business Administration from the University of Washington. We believe Ms. Blasing is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on her extensive financial leadership and management experience at numerous SaaS and enterprise software companies.

Andrew Brown

Mr. Andrew W. F. Brown is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Brown has served as chief executive officer of Sand Hill East LLC, a strategic management, investment and marketing services firm, since February 2014. Since 2006, he has also been the chief executive officer and co-owner of Biz Tectonics LLC, a privately held consulting company. From September 2010 to October 2013, Mr. Brown served as group chief technology officer of UBS Securities LLC, an investment bank. From 2008 to 2010, Mr. Brown served as head of strategy, architecture and optimization at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, the corporate and investment banking division of Bank of America. From 2006 to 2008, Mr. Brown served as chief technology officer of infrastructure at Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC. Mr. Brown currently sits on the board of directors of Guidewire Software, Inc., a provider of software products for property and casualty insurers, where he serves as a member of the compensation committee. Mr. Brown holds a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in chemical physics from University College London. We believe Mr. Brown is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on his extensive experience as chief technology officer of multiple Fortune 500 companies, as well as his service on the board of directors of other publicly held companies.

Scott Darling

Mr. Scott C. Darling is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Darling has served as president of Dell Technologies Capital, the corporate development and venture capital arm of Dell Technologies Inc., since September 2016. Prior to joining Dell Technologies upon its acquisition of EMC Corp., Mr. Darling was president of EMC Corporate Development and Ventures from March 2012 to September 2016, and in such role he was responsible for EMC’s business development and venture capital investment activity. Prior to joining EMC, Mr. Darling was a general partner at Frazier Technology Ventures II, L.P., which he joined in 2007, and was vice president and managing director at Intel Capital Corp., the venture capital arm of Intel Corporation, from 2000 to 2007. Mr. Darling previously served on the board of directors of DocuSign Inc., a provider of electronic signature technology and digital transaction management services. Mr. Darling received a Bachelor of Arts in economics from the University of California at Santa Cruz and a Master of Business Administration from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business. We believe Mr. Darling is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on his experience as a director of and as an investor in multiple technology companies.

Charles Giancarlo

Mr. Charles H. Giancarlo is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Giancarlo has served as chief executive officer of Pure Storage, Inc., an enterprise level data storage company, since August 2017. From January 2008 until October 2015, Mr. Giancarlo was a managing director and then strategic advisor of Silver Lake Partners, a private investment firm that focuses on technology, technology-enabled and related growth industries. From May 1993 to December 2007, Mr. Giancarlo served in numerous senior executive roles at Cisco Systems, Inc., a provider of communications and networking products and services, ultimately as the executive vice president and chief development officer from May 2004 to December 2007. Mr. Giancarlo currently serves on the boards of directors of Accenture plc, a management consulting business, Arista Networks, Inc., a manufacturer of networking products, and Pure Storage. He previously served on the boards of directors of Avaya, Inc., Imperva, Inc., ServiceNow, Inc., Netflix, Inc. and Tintri, Inc. Mr. Giancarlo holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering from Brown University, a Master of Science in electrical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley and Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School. We believe Mr. Giancarlo is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on his extensive business expertise, including his prior executive level leadership, and his experience on the boards of publicly traded technology companies.

Nehal Raj

Mr. Nehal Raj is Independent Director of the Company. Mr. Raj is a Partner at TPG, a private investment firm based in San Francisco, where he leads investments in the technology sector for both TPG Capital and TPG Growth. Prior to joining TPG in 2006, he was an associate at Francisco Partners. Mr. Raj is currently a director of Domo, Inc., a provider of business intelligence and analytics software, and several private companies. He previously served as a director of IMS Holdings, Inc. Mr. Raj received a Bachelor of Arts in economics and Master of Science in industrial engineering from Stanford University, where he was Phi Beta Kappa, and a Master of Business Administration from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar. We believe Mr. Raj is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors based on his experience as a director of technology companies and his background in the private equity industry, including his experience with investments in network technology, infrastructure SaaS and cyber-security companies.