Mike brings more than 35 years of senior-level financial management experience with technology companies, including executive vice president, corporate resources and CFO at Sun Microsystems where he also served on the company’s Board of Directors.
Most recently, Mike served as CFO for Arista Networks and previously he was CFO at Palo Alto Networks. Prior to that, at Sun Microsystems Mike served two stints as CFO and was responsible for its finance, legal, real estate, public policy, corporate planning/strategy and information resources functions. During his tenure he conducted more than 60 quarterly earnings calls as CFO. Before joining Sun, Mike was a senior manager in the San Francisco office of Price Waterhouse.
Mike currently serves on the Board of Directors at MGIC Investment Corporation and the University of Wisconsin Foundation and previously held Board seats with Sun Microsystems, Echelon Corporation and NetIQ Corporation.