Overview

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Primary Role
CEO @
Investments
1 Investment in 1 Company
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://www.dietzen.com
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Person Details

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Scott Dietzen is currently CEO at Pure Storage, and prior to that was a three-time successful entrepreneur with WebLogic, Zimbra, and Transarc. Most recently, he was President and CTO of Zimbra, a vendor of open source messaging and collaboration software. Zimbra (now part of VMware) was a pioneer of the Web 2.0 and Open Core paradigms. Zimbra was originally acquired by Yahoo!, where Dietzen served as interim SVP of Communications and Communities.

Prior to Zimbra, Dietzen was CTO of BEA Systems — acquired by Oracle in 2008, where he helped craft the technology and business strategy for WebLogic. Dietzen came to BEA in 1998 via the acquisition of WebLogic, an innovator in Java and web application server technology.

He earned his Ph.D. and M.S. in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University.

Jobs (6)

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VP, Marketing
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SVP/VP, Applications
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President and CTO
1998
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CTO

Board & Advisor Roles (3)

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  • Member of the Board of Directors
  • Member of Board of Directors
    Jun 2, 2010
  • Member of the Board of Directors
    Oct 1, 2009 - Feb 1, 2011

Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Jul, 2010undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment

Education (3)

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