Splunk Appoints Cardinal Health CIO to Board
Splunk, the leading software platform for real-time operational intelligence, appoints Patricia B. Morrison, 53, to the company's Board of Directors. Morrison has been EVP of Customer Care Shared Services and CIO for Cardinal Health since 2009. Prior to joining Cardinal Health, Morrison was CEO of Mainstay Partners, a technology advisory firm from 2008 to 2009, and EVP and CIO at Motorola from 2005 to 2008. Her previous experience also includes CIO of Office Depot, and senior-level IT positions at PepsiCo, The Quaker Oats Company, General Electric, and Procter & Gamble.
Semtech Appoints Board Member
Semtech, a supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors to the networking and storage markets, appointed Sylvia Summers, 59, to its Board of Directors. Summers has experience in engineering, business development and leadership, including serving as the CEO and President of Trident Microsystems from 2007 to 2011. Prior to that experience, she held senior positions at Spansion, Cisco and Storagetek. Summers currently serves on the Board of Headwaters, a public company providing product, technology and services to the heavy construction materials, light building products, and energy industries.
TelecityGroup Names Two Independent Non-Executive Directors
European data center operator and managed hosting provider TelecityGroup has named Claudia Arney and Nancy Cruickshank the company’s independent non-executive directors. Arney is an active and experienced board member with a strong background in technology and media. She currently serves as chairman of the Public Data Group, is a board member of Halfords and of Which?, and a UK advisory board member of Huawei. Arney’s career includes executive roles at Pearson, Goldman Sachs, Emap and also for HM treasury as director for its enterprise and growth unit.
Cruickshank is the current interim CEO for Weve, a mobile wallet joint venture between Vodafone, Everything Everywhere and O2. She is also the founder and CEO of UK Fashion and Beauty website Handbag.com. In the past, Cruickshank served as executive consulting director of M&A for the Telegraph Media Group, global CEO for VideoJug, and managing director of [.tv], the technology channel of BSkyB.
TelecityGroup’s independent non-executive director Sahar Elhabashi is leaving the board to focus on full time on her executive position at Condé Nast’s entertainment division in the United States.
Xerox CIO Joins MedAssets Board
MedAssets appointed Carol J. Zierhoffer to its board of directors. Zierhoffer is VP and global CIO for Xerox. Prior to that, Zierhoffer was VP and global CIO for ITT. From 1988 to 2008, she worked with Northrop Grumman in various IT leadership positions, most recently as VP and CIO of the company's mission systems sector.
Procera Networks’ Director with Financial Insight Leaves
Elizabeth Huebner, 55, resigned from Procera Networks’ Board of Directors. Procera Networks is a provider of intelligent policy enforcement solutions that enables mobile and broadband network operators and entities managing private networks. Prior to retiring in 2006 after a 26-year career in the finance sector, she was CFO at Getty Images, a provider of visual content and rights services, from 2000 to 2006. Prior to that, she was CFO at Primus Knowledge Solutions, a software company specializing in knowledge management and self-service.
Date Range: March 23rd - April 23rd