Palo Alto Networks names Dave Peranich EVP worldwide sales
Most recently, Mr. Peranich held several sales leadership roles over a nine-year tenure at Riverbed Technology, including senior vice president, Worldwide Sales; executive vice president, Worldwide Field Operations; and president, Worldwide Field Operations.
His wealth of experience also includes leadership positions at Centrata, Siebel Systems, Remedy Corporation and Oracle, among others.
Mark Anderson has been promoted to president with responsibility for the company's sales, go-to-market strategy, customer support, and business development.
Prior to joining Palo Alto Networks, Mr. Anderson was Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales at F5 Networks, where he oversaw all sales activities for the company beginning in 2007.
Mr. Anderson has also held sales leadership positions at Lucent Technologies, RadioFrame Networks, Cisco and Comdisco.
He holds a B.A. in Business and Economics from York University in Toronto.