David F. Conte has served as Splunk’s Senior VP and CFO since 2011. Prior to Splunk, David served as CFO at IronKey, Inc., an internet security and privacy company, from 2009 to 2011. From 2007 to 2009, he was engaged in various personal investing activities. Previously, David served as CFO of Opsware, Inc., a software company, from 2006 until 2007, when Opsware was acquired by HP. He also served as Opsware’s VP of Finance from 2003 to 2006 and as Corporate Controller from 1999 to 2003. David began his career at Ernst & Young LLP. He holds a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara.