Mark Anderson is a seasoned executive with a proven track record of rapidly building and scaling organizations for growth and profitability and serving enterprise customers with a high level of quality and integrity. As former president of Palo Alto Networks, Mr. Anderson was responsible for sales, go-to-market (GTM), and customer satisfaction as well as business and corporate development. Before Palo Alto Networks, Mr. Anderson led worldwide sales activities at F5 Networks and was instrumental in the GTM success and growth to dominate the Application Delivery Controller marketplace. Earlier, he held leadership positions at Lucent Technologies and Cisco Systems. Mr. Anderson was the first independent board member at Avi Networks — a private, multi-cloud ADC innovator in Silicon Valley. He’s also on the Board of the Boys and Girls Club of Silicon Valley. He holds a B.A. in business and economics from York University in Toronto.