Varonis, the leading provider of comprehensive data governance software, today announced the addition of industry veterans John Gavin, Jr. and Fred van den Bosch to the Varonis Board of Directors.
John Gavin, Jr. brings more than 30 years of financial and operational management experience to the Varonis board, and has served on the boards of several companies, including QlikTech, Vistaprint N.V. and BroadSoft. John most recently served as the Executive Vice President and CFO for leading data centre automation software provider BladeLogic. Prior to joining BladeLogic, John served as the CFO for several companies, including Data General Corporation, Cambridge Technology Partners (CTP) and NaviSite.
“Varonis is fast emerging as one of the significant software companies of the future. I am very proud to join founders Yaki Faitelson and Ohad Korkus to continue to build and drive the operational excellence Varonis is already known for,” said Gavin.
Fred van den Bosch brings a wealth of experience in the software industry to Varonis. For over 14 years, van den Bosch played a key role in growing VERITAS Software from a small start-up to a successful multibillion dollar enterprise as board member, Executive Vice President of Engineering, and CTO.
“I am thrilled to join Varonis’ founders and management team and to help drive the technology and awareness of its capabilities that will change the landscape of data management. The Varonis Metadata Framework is without a doubt one of the biggest innovations in the domain of data protection and management, and will allow organisations across the globe to solve the most acute problems and manage the information explosion,” said van den Bosch.
“We are proud to have these veterans joining our board of Directors,” said Varonis CEO and Chairman Yaki Faitelson. “Their operational and technical expertise is a great addition to our team. We welcome both in their new roles.”