Daniel J. Warmenhoven

Dan Warmenhoven is the Former Executive Chairman and CEO of NetApp. Under Dan‘s leadership, NetApp grew to become a multibillion-dollar company and a recognized market leader in networked storage, a concept the company pioneered. He led the company’s initial public offering in November 1995. Dan has received the Morgan Stanley Leadership Award for Global Commerce, was named one of the “50 Most Powerful People in Networking” by Network World in 2006 and won the prestigious “National Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year” award in 2004. He is a director of Bechtel Group, Inc., Cohesity, Theranos, and Palo Alto Networks. Dan is also on the board of the Tech Museum of Innovation as well as a trustee of Bellarmine College Preparatory, both in San Jose, California. Dan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering, with honors, from Princeton University.