AppViewX is revolutionizing the manner in which NetOps and SecOps teams deliver services to the rest of Enterprise IT. The AppViewX Platform is a modular, low-code software application that enables the automation and orchestration of network infrastructure using an intuitive, context-aware, visual workflow. Leveraging a vast library of pre-built tasks and workflows, the platform enables Ops teams to quickly and easily translate business requirements into automation workflows that improve agility, enforce compliance, eliminate errors, and reduce cost.
AppViewX customers include a significant number of Fortune 500 companies which use the AppViewX Platform at scale. AppViewX is headquartered in Seattle with additional offices in the U.S., U.K., and India.
Anand has more than 15 years of experience in the IT industry, specifically in product design and development. Prior to founding AppViewX, he was a key technologist in various startups, notably the online trading platform Tradeweb, where he spearheaded product development of trading and post-trade systems. The platform saw a total trade volume that surpassed $100 trillion, and later Tradeweb was acquired by Thomson Financials.
Beyond product engineering experience, Anand is a visionary leader and has mentored and groomed various teams in multiple business practice areas. He travels globally and builds relationships, promoting the business and conducting socioeconomic reforms.
He actively engages in corporate social responsibility initiatives, adopts villages, and drives the villages toward a self-sufficiency model. Anand holds a Master of Science degree in Industrial Engineering – Human Factors from Clemson University.
As Chief Executive Officer, Ryan is responsible for driving the company’s overall strategy and day-to-day operations.
A high-tech entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience, Ryan has a track-record of developing successful products for the infrastructure and cybersecurity markets. Before joining AppViewX, Ryan was CEO of Cedexis, a cloud-native application delivery company which was acquired by Citrix in 2018. Prior to Cedexis, Ryan was Vice President at F5 Networks, where he led Corporate Strategy and later the company’s cybersecurity business. Before F5, Ryan spent 10 years at Websense where (amongst other roles) he led Product Development and Cloud Operations for the company’s market-leading Security-as-a-Service platform.
Ryan holds an MBA from The Wharton School, where he graduated with honors
As Chief Operating Officer, Karunya plays an important role in managing global delivery, process excellence and strategic corporate initiatives. Karunya comes with a strong techno-functional background and having worked with various firms in New York City, she brings over a decade of experience in business operations and management.
Prior to her current role, Karunya has steered a well-known Industry group and has extensive experience managing business processes, operations and profit and loss of a business unit.
Karunya has a Master’s degree in Computer Software Engineering from PSG College of Technology in India.
As Chief Solutions Officer, Murali is responsible for the overall product vision, development, and technical direction of AppViewX. Before joining the company, he served as Senior Vice President at Bank of America, where he led an architecture and engineering team of e-commerce application delivery.
Prior to that, Murali was Vice President of architecture and product engineering at Merrill Lynch. He has designed and developed automation and integration solutions for servers, application delivery controllers, IP services, and networking.
Murali is an Electronics and Communication Engineer from Bharathiyar University in India. Currently he is based out of New York.
Prabhakar heads Customer Success and Marketing for AppViewX and is responsible for overall customer satisfaction leading to long term relationships. Prabhakar comes with more than 15 years of experience in data engineering and project management. Prior to AppViewX, Prabhakar was Principal Director – Engineering Data Management at a global engineering firm with 60,000 employees and revenue of more than $10 billion in 2011.
Prabhakar has held various leadership positions and was responsible for setting up operations in new geographies, leading profit and loss performance units, and enterprise IT strategy. His track record includes working on a number of award-winning projects, including winning a CIO 100 award in 2014.
Prabhakar is an Engineering and Management graduate from the University of Madras, Bharathiar University in India and Rutgers University in the US. He lives in Raleigh, North Carolina.
As Chief Revenue Officer, Tony is responsible for developing the growth strategies and bringing new business to AppViewX.
Tony comes with more than two decades of experience in sales and business strategies. Prior to AppViewX, Tony helped a few companies in designing organizational sales structures and revenue models to align with corporate objectives. He played a key role at Cedexis, improving the YOY growth rate in short time period, integrating the sales teams into one global organization which contributed to the acquisition of the company by Citrix in 2018. He was also leading the integration of the Cedexis team into the Citrix organization.
Tony is a Computer Science and Management graduate from the Temple University and Temple University - Fox School of Business in Pennsylvania. He lives in Greater Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Kamaraj joined AppViewX in April 2012 as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and is responsible for the company’s finance, accounting, and legal activities. Kamaraj has 38 years of experience in banking and finance, having worked for various enterprises globally.
He is passionate and works with tremendous drive, enthusiasm, and limitless energy. Prior to joining the AppViewX team, Kamaraj was General Manager at Coastal Energy and CFO at Oreva Group.
He holds a Post Graduate degree in Commerce from Madurai Kamaraj University and a Bachelor’s degree in Law from Annamalai University with a Diploma in Management.
Larry Biagini joined Brighton Park Capital as a Special Advisor in January of 2019. Larry is an experienced CTO and change advocate with over 35 years of experience. He spent 26 years at GE, retiring as VP and Global CTO. While at GE, he held the roles of CIO, CTO and CISO globally. Prior to GE, Larry led Internationals Applications for Emery Air Freight and was Director of Financial Applications for Olin Chemical. Larry’s career has spanned 35 years in technology covering manufacturing, logistics and financial systems. Industrial verticals include healthcare, media, aviation and energy.
Currently, Larry is the Chief Technology Evangelist of zScaler, the internet security industry’s first Security as a Service platform. Larry’s zScaler focus is helping customers and partners better plan and execute their inevitable move towards expanding their use of cloud services.
Larry is a recognized global leader in creating environments enabling businesses to take advantage of new technologies in a reliable and secure manner. Larry holds a B.S. in accounting from Fairfield University.
Mike Gregoire is a Managing Director of Brighton Park Capital (“BPC”). Prior to joining BPC, Mike was the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of CA Technologies where he started in 2013. At CA, Mike accelerated the company’s software leadership with innovative offerings, a renewed brand, and a strengthened market presence. The result of Mike’s leadership over almost 6 years was the sale to Broadcom in July 2018 taking the stock from $22.38 to $44.50 per share yielding a $10.5 billion market cap appreciation.
Previously, Mike was Chairman and CEO of Taleo Corporation, a leading cloud-based talent management software company that he built and took public for $300 million before its successful sale to Oracle in 2012 for nearly $2 billion. With a career spanning more than 25 years in software and technology, Mike also served as Executive Vice President at People Soft from 1999 to 2004 and Executive Director at Electronic Data Systems EDS from 1988 to 1999.
Mike has been the chair of the World Economic Forum’s IT Governors Steering Committee, as well as a member of the Business Roundtable’s Information and Technology Committee. Mike also serves on the Executive Council of TechNet, an organization of CEOs that represents the technology industry in policy issues critical to American innovation and economic competitiveness. Currently, Mike sits on the Board of Directors of ADP where he is the Chairman of the Governance committee.
Mike earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Physics and Computing from Wilfrid Laurier University in Ontario, Canada, and a Master of Business Administration degree from California Coast University.
Zachary Gut is a Partner at Brighton Park Capital and is currently on the board of AppviewX. Prior to joining Brighton Park, Zach was a Principal at Apax Digital, a technology focused growth equity firm, where he invested in SoYoung (NASDAQ: SY) and Moda Operandi. Prior to Apax, Zach was an investor at Summit Partners from 2008-2017, where he was involved in multiple investments across both technology and healthcare, including PrismHR, Aeryon (acquired by NASDAQ: FLIR), Fuze, OB Hospitalist Group (acquired by NYSE: ARES), and My Dentist (acquired by Heartland Dental). At both Summit and Apax, Zach helped run the thematic sourcing programs. Zach began his career in the Technology M&A group at Bank of America.
Zach received an MBA from Harvard Business School and graduated from Georgetown University with a BA in Political Economy.