Board Advisor - Smart City Projects
Sri Puthucode is a category builder who loves building, accelerating, and scaling businesses. He is a seasoned professional in sales, channel, pre-sales engineering and customer excellence, scaling businesses to $100’s of millions in bookings. Sri was Global Vice President of GTM at Palo Alto Networks responsible for all aspects of Go to Market for the NG software firewall product suite growing the business to 3 folds to $300M+ in 2.5 years. He also led sales at Elastica growing the business from $0 to $100M in 4 years before it was acquired by BlueCoat systems for $350M. He also had executive positions at Symantec, Qualys, JP Morgan Chase and Cisco. Sri holds an MBA from Anderson School of Management, UCLA, Master of Science in Industrial Engineering from ASU and a BS degree in Industrial Engineering. He is an active startup advisor, early stage investor with multiple successful exits.