Infoblox appoints new CEO

Infoblox appoints new CEO

Chief Executive Officer of Infoblox, Jesper Anderson has announced his retirement, with Scott Harrell appointed as the new President and Chief Executive Officer of the Enterprise security company.

Anderson will continue to serve on the Board of Directors and support Harrell through the transition to his new role.

Anderson said: “My time at Infoblox will remain the highlight of my career, where we were able to disrupt the industry and offer solutions to our customers unmatched by any competitor.

“Beyond our leading technology, I am proud to have worked alongside Infoblox employees across the globe to create a culture-driven by our core values – to make Infoblox an incredibly positive,  innovative, and supportive workplace that I know they will carry forward. I have incredible confidence in Scott and the executive leadership team to continue our mission to drastically simplify networking and security for our customers.”

Harrell has spent two decades in leadership roles at Cisco Systems and Intel. Prior to joining Infoblox he was the Senior Vice President and General Manager for Cisco’s $20 billion Intent Based Networking  business unit.

Harrell said: “Infoblox is an innovative company with an incredibly talented team that consistently executes at extremely high levels.”

He continued: “Infoblox’s solutions are critical to the ongoing operations, availability, and security of enterprises across the world. I’m thrilled to join a company that embraces an innovation mindset anchored by its technology and its people, and I look forward to further accelerating Infoblox’s growth and market leading solutions.”