Customer Success Technology & Solution Roundtables

Speakers

Paul Harb

Sr. Director of Technology Architecture

Paul Harb oversees Technology Architecture for the Office of the  CTO within Nutanix Customer Success. He is responsible for Enterprise Architecture, developing robust architectural frameworks for nearly any solution on Nutanix. 

Over the past four years he built Nutanix Professional Services throughout Asia Pacific and the Americas.  Previously, he worked at VCE building enterprise-grade cloud automation solutions, and he ran a $100m IT transformation program for ANZ Bank in Australia. 

Paul holds a B.A. in Mathematics and Economics from UC Berkeley, lives in the Silicon Valley with his family, and dreams of having more time to kitesurf in the Bay.

Jason Yeo

Enterprise Architect

Jason, based in Singapore, is an Enterprise Architect for Customer Success at Nutanix. He joined Nutanix in 2015 as the first Services Consultant in APAC. Since then he has taken on the role to lead and grow Consulting Services Team in APAC. In late 2018 he became NPX#19 and in 2019 he returns to be a full time architect supporting strategic customers. Jason has been working with enterprise IT since 1999, and his career has taken him to HP, FedEx, Sun Microsystems, CloudFX, VMware & Nutanix. In 2014, he achieved VCDX#180, the 5th in the world for DTM (Desktop). Till this day he is still the only VCDX-DTM in Asia. His extensive technical specialties and IT management skills have given him broad experience that spans from deployment and operations of mission critical services to Major Incident Management. Jason also holds other industry certifications such as VMware VCAP-DCD, VCAP-DCA and AWS-SAA. Jason enjoys solving business issues via technology, presents at regional events and sharing his experiences.

Rahul Tripathi

CTO and VP, Customer Success

Rahul Tripathi is the CTO and VP for Customer Success at Nutanix. He partners with customers to drive successful digital transformation journeys with effective technology modernization roadmaps and pragmatic solution implementations. Rahul has over 20 years of experience building cutting edge technologies and market-leading products for IT infrastructure and applications. In his last role as VP of Product at Micro Focus (formerly HP Enterprise Software division), Rahul led a massive digital transformation of a billion $ IT Operations Management (ITOM) Software & SaaS portfolio for managing large-scale DevOps and Hybrid cloud implementations at some of world’s largest IT organizations. In his prior roles at Cisco, VMware, and Lucent, Rahul led product teams for Hybrid cloud, Data Center, Security, Branch Office, and SDN solutions. Rahul has a Bachelors in Electrical & Electronics Engineering from BITS-Pilani, India and an MBA from INSEAD, France. He is a well-recognized thought leader and speaker at industry forums and holds multiple patents and certifications.

Pravin Singhal

Sr. Architect

Sr. Architect and founding member of Nutanix Karbon. Focused on building a platform that enables our customers and Nutanix internally to -  deploy and manage microservices at scale.

Anjan Srinivas

Sr. Director, Customer Success Product Management

Anjan heads the CS Product Management focused on the top 150 Nutanix customers. Anjan was the first Product Management leader to join Nutanix and helped establish the function. Anjan enjoys working with early ideas and help them grow it into a sustainable and viable business. Previously he has worked with start-ups like Aruba Networks that IPO’ed and later was acquired by HP Enterprise and Atlantis Computing which set out to create a software-defined storage product.


He has also worked in large enterprises and been part of successful product lines. At VMware he helped drive the Go-To-Market for the VMware View VDI product which evolved to become one of the largest and the fastest businesses for VMware. He was part of the Cisco Catalyst 6500 and 8500 engineering and technical marketing teams.


Anjan holds an MS degree from Florida State University and a BS from Pune University

Tim Buckholz

Enterprise Architect

I’ve been working around enterprise technology in IT for 15 years, with an early emphasis on holistic infrastructure and business critical applications.  Recently my focus has been on scoping projects and helping bridge the gap between product capabilities and customer needs, specifically for large enterprise/global 2000 sized organizations.  In addition, as one of the Nutanix Platform Experts (NPX), I help run classes to educate customers, partners, and employees on building properly sized and validated robust enterprise platforms.

Dan Sarrosick

Customer Success Executive - Finserv

Dan Sarrosick is a senior technology executive with nearly 20 years of diverse technical and leadership experience throughout the financial services industry. Dan has extensive global experience in the management, design and financial modeling of high performance technology solutions to meet challenging business demands.  

Dan has held leadership roles across the financial services industry at some of the world's largest banks and hedge funds, including UBS, JPMorgan Chase and Millennium Management. Focused on infrastructure, automation and cloud, Dan has led teams across engineering, operations, product management and strategic planning disciplines.  

Now serving as Financial Services Customer Success Executive at Nutanix, Dan travels the globe extolling the benefits of automation, devops and hyperconvergence to finserv customers and prospects. Leveraging his extensive experience on the customer side, Dan works closely with top Nutanix customers to help them achieve success in their enterprise cloud journey.

Kevin Lash

Head of Financial Services, Industry Solutions

Kevin Lash is the Head of Global Financial Services Strategy and Solutions for Nutanix. He has over 25 years’ experience driving the adoption of emerging technology and software applications across banking, capital markets and insurance. At Nutanix, he is dedicated to accelerating financial services digital innovation through advancements in infrastructure modernization and enterprise cloud computing. 

His focus areas span Cloud Computing, FinTech, InsurTech, Blockchain, Application and Infrastructure Modernization, DevOps, Big Data Analytics and Open Source Software. 

Last began my career within applications engineering for Bank of Boston, First Union Capital Markets and as a Vice President of Development for Fidelity Investments. More recently, he has worked with enterprise technology companies including Nutanix, Red Hat, EMC and IBM to expand their financial services value proposition and grow their global business. He is a graduate of the University of Massachusetts and served as a Captain of Mountain Infantry in the Army National Guard.