Bethany Mayer is the former president and CEO of Ixia, the market leader in test, visibility and security solutions. During her tenure at Ixia, Ms. Mayer drove the growth of the company in key new markets culminating in a successful sale of the company to Keysight Technologies Inc. Ms. Mayer brings over 25 years of technology experience serving in executive roles in companies both large and small. Prior to Ixia, Mayer was senior vice president and general manager of HP’s Networking Business unit and the NFV business unit. In addition, Mayer served as vice president, marketing and alliances for HP’s Enterprise Servers Storage and Networking Group. Prior to joining HP, Mayer served as senior vice president, worldwide marketing and corporate development at Blue Coat Systems, and held leadership roles at Cisco and Apple Computer. Ms. Mayer sits on the board of Pulse Secure and Marvell Technology Group and is an independent board member of Sempra Energy.