Mr. Angerer brings more than 15 years’ experience in the software industry and more than eight years’ experience leading innovation in disaster recovery. Now a venture partner at Toba Capital (which led Quorum’s $11 million Series B funding round in March 2013), he previously served as senior vice president and general manager for Quest Data Protection. Prior to Quest, Mr. Angerer held a number of positions at Symantec, including vice president responsible for NetBackup engineering. During this time, he was responsible for the creation of Symantec’s Open Storage program and later for the creation and launch of the NetBackup Appliance program and BackupExec.Cloud.
John Newsom, has more than 20 years of leadership experience in software and technology, including 18 years with Quest Software where he designed, staffed and led global enterprise sales, pre-sales, post-sales and product management teams. This hands-on experience enables him to work closely with Quorum’s dedicated sales and engineering teams to build on its one-click disaster recovery and hybrid cloud solutions. During his time at Quest, Newsom helped the company grow from 44 employees and $6 million in revenue through IPO to 4,000 employees and nearly $1 billion in revenue, leading to its 2012 acquisition by Dell for $2.4 billion.
Currently serving on the Board of Directors of several technology companies including Ixia (Nasdaq XXIA) and Orolia (Nyse Euronext: ALORO), Mr. Asscher is also the President and Chief Executive Officer of Airtek Capital Group, a private equity investment firm based in Brussels, Belgium. Previously, he served as General Manager of Apollo Invest, a private equity investment firm based in Paris, France.
Mr. Ginsberg is founder, chairman and chief innovation officer of Ixia (NSDQ:XXIA), the industry leader in network performance testing. Errol brings more than 20 years of experience in the communications industry, with broad expertise in the design, development, and successful commercial marketing of technologies for the Internet and distributed networking community.
Mr. Sallaberry is a software industry veteran with a career encompassing the build and operational management of Enterprise-class worldwide sales, marketing, technology and consultative services organizations. Paul is a Venture Partner with Jafco Ventures, and has served in senior operating roles at highly regarded technology companies for more than 30 years including EVP of WW Field Operations at Vertitas prior to joining Jafco. In addition to Quorum, Paul serves on the Boards of Acquia, Calypso Technologies and Moovweb, and he is an advisor to Liquid Robotics, PernixData and Pure Storage. He serves on the U.C. Davis Foundation Board of Trustees, and on the U.C. Davis Graduate School of Management Dean’s Advisory Council.