|Stanford Business School, MBA|
Guy Churchward is President of EMC’s Backup Recovery Systems (BRS) Division at EMC Corporation. With revenues of $21.7 billion in 2012 and 60,000 people worldwide, EMC is a global leader in enabling businesses and service providers to transform their operations and deliver IT as a service. Fundamental to this transformation is cloud computing. Through innovative products and services, EMC accelerates the journey to cloud computing, helping IT departments to store, manage, protect and analyze their most valuable asset—information—in a more agile, trusted and cost-efficient way.
EMC’s Backup Recovery Systems Division is focused on the development and delivery of next generation disk-based backup, recovery and archiving solutions. In his role, Churchward is responsible for leading the division’s efforts to deliver innovative next-generation backup and recovery solutions that help users to transform IT as they migrate to cloud-based computing models.
Churchward has more than 27 years of experience in the IT industry, with broad international experience that spans executive management, engineering, sales, marketing and business development capacities. He joined EMC in May 2012 as Senior Vice President of Engineering of the BRS Division.
Prior to that, he was President and CEO of LogLogic, an enterprise log and security intelligence platform company. Before that, he was Vice President and General Manager of the Data Protection Group at NetApp, where he was responsible for product strategy and development of the company’s portfolio of disk-to-disk and disaster recovery products. Before joining NetApp, he was Vice President and General Manager of BEA’s WebLogic Products Group.
He also held senior management positions at,
Sun Microsystems (formerly Tarantella inc.),
Santa Cruz Operations (Formerly IXI),
Accenture (formerly Binder Hamlyn) and Olivetti.
Churchward holds an Executive MBA from Stanford Business School and studied Computer Science at Cambridge Tutors College, England.