AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--InfiniteIO, the leader in making hybrid cloud storage simple and fast, today announced the appointment of Christopher Galvin as the chairman of its board of directors, effective immediately.
Galvin previously served as the chairman of Cleversafe, which was acquired by IBM.
“Chris has transformed multiple industries with his strategic vision, financial acumen and business experience, and his leadership of our board comes at an exciting time of growth and innovation for InfiniteIO,” said InfiniteIO CEO and Co-founder Mark Cree. “His involvement is a strong endorsement for InfiniteIO’s approach to transforming hybrid cloud storage.”
“The market is made by innovators who can bring completely new ideas to solve age-old business problems,” said Galvin. “InfiniteIO is disrupting the storage market with network intelligence that makes hybrid clouds simple and fast, and I am excited to partner with the proven leadership team.”
Galvin previously served in a variety of executive leadership roles, including as the chairman and CEO of Motorola and the chairman of NAVTEQ. Additionally, Mr. Galvin served as a member of the U.S. Department of Defense Science and Manufacturing Boards, respectively, as well as a member of the Bechtel Corporation’s Board of Counselors, Rand Corporation, the Business Council (US), American Society of Corporate Executives, the US-China Business Council (Chairman 2003), and adviser to the Chief Executive of Hong Kong.
The appointment of Galvin rounds out InfiniteIO’s board, including Mark Cree, CEO of InfiniteIO; Jay Rolette, vice president of engineering of InfiniteIO; and John Morris, former CEO of Cleversafe.
InfiniteIO makes hybrid cloud storage simple and fast, ensuring information flows to people and applications that need it most, without disruption. Based in Austin, Texas, InfiniteIO provides real-time insights to analyze, optimize and scale capacity and performance throughout the hybrid cloud for global enterprises, research organizations and media companies. InfiniteIO offers customers and partners the fastest way to implement a hybrid cloud strategy and maximize the value of cloud storage. Learn more at www.infinite.io or follow the company on Twitter @infiniteio and LinkedIn.