Bangalore, April 09, 2014: Jay Bhow is the new vice president of Engineering for storage and data management leader NetApp. He is based in Bangalore and will be responsible for NetApp’s global Quality Engineering function for the Data ONTAP storage operating system.
Jay joins NetApp from Oracle India, where he was vice president of the Retail Global Business Unit. Although a significant part of his career has been spent in the United States, Jay has led multicultural teams across multiple countries. After working in start-ups including Retek and Inteka and in established corporate entity Oracle, Jay has a rounded view of how a business operates globally
Says Deepak Visweswaraiah, MD, NetApp India R&D: “We are delighted to have Jay join the NetApp family. India plays a pivotal role in our global product innovation focus and is one of our fastest-growing markets. Jay brings with him rich experience in product development, sustained engineering, and product quality engineering. This experience will certainly strengthen our commitment to deliver cutting-edge technology to enable customer success.”
Adds Jay: " NetApp’s culture of ‘one team’ cross-functional collaboration, combined with a rich technology focus, puts NetApp in a position of strength. We have an opportunity to expand on the leadership position of Data ONTAP.”