Dave Kresse

VP & GM, Nutanix Files

Dave Kresse is the General Manager of the Files business for Nutanix. He brings more than 10 years of executive experience in the data storage industry to the role. Dave has a passion for defining and solving the IT problems that cause organizations the most pain and is excited to be part of a team focused on delivering solutions with radical simplicity, flexibility, and intelligence to NAS customers. Before joining Nutanix, Dave led Product Operations for Nimble Storage, and led the Nimble business after its acquisition by HPE. Prior to Nimble, Dave was the founder and CEO of InterModal Data, a software defined scale out NAS company. Earlier in his career, Dave was a Vice President and General Manager at NetApp, leading the storage management and application integration software business. Dave received his undergraduate degree from Stanford and his MBA from Wharton.