STEWART HOLNESS: EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
Stewart was appointed Chairman of ProLabs in November 2014. Stewart started life designing fly-by-wire avionics systems before moving into more mainstream technology; he served as Marketing Director from start up through IPO for Business Objects (now part of SAP), Executive Vice President Europe for Stanford Technology Group (now part of IBM) and EVP MicroStrategy Inc (NASD: MSTR). Stewart sits on a number of other boards in the technology and retail sector.
CAROLINE GREEN: CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER & CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER
Caroline joined ProLabs in February 2016. Caroline’s experience is drawn from 27 years spent in industry and private equity. She started her career at Xerox in a variety of roles including supply chain, manufacturing and finance before moving in to private equity, initially at 3i plc. More recently she has been involved with ambitious companies looking to drive growth organically and through acquisitions. Caroline is also a non-executive director of the British Business Bank plc. Caroline is based in the UK.
ANDY SMITH: VP GLOBAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Andy joined ProLabs in January 2014 and comes to us from TE Connectivity as Director of Americas Sales for Consumer Devices. Andy’s key responsibilities are growing our Enterprise and Data Center business as well as Managing the Channel and Distribution Network globally. Previously, Andy was VP Amercas and EMEA Sales for Conexant Systems, over a course of 12 years Andy held various senior management positions. Andy is based in North Carolina.
JOE TORDY: VP US CARRIER SALES
Joe joined ProLabs in January 2015 from Oracle Corporation where he was focused on developing and managing Infrastructure Business at major multinational accounts. His key responsibilities are expanding and managing the Carrier and MSO business for ProLabs in the Americas. Previously, Joe was Director of Sales for Motorola and Juniper Networks and was responsible for directing the sales efforts for major MSO customers. Joe is based in the Philadelphia area.
YAN LEE, PH.D: DIRECTOR OF ENGINEERING
Yan joined Prolabs in November 2016 and has over 26 years engineering experience in various industries covering networked systems, fiber optics, test instruments, and industrial sensors. Over the last 17 years he has been working in the fiber optics communications industry involving product development and qualification of fiber optic components, sub-systems, and router systems. Before joining Prolabs, Yan worked for over 6 years at Ericsson on advanced router system development and qualification. Prior to that, Yan also worked at Avanex and Opnext (now Oclaro) for over 9 years on a number of fiber optics projects. Yan is based in US and is responsible for supporting current products and developing new technologies.
DARRYL BRICK: VP EMEA SALES, CHANNELS & MARKETING
Darryl joined ProLabs in December 2017 following time with ServiceNow and Imperva where he held EMEA VP Strategic Channels, Sales and Alliances roles. His key responsibilities at ProLabs are to develop, expand and grow the business across EMEA. Prior to this he spent several years with Juniper Networks as Regional Director UK&I, Southern Europe and Mediterranean where he was responsible for growing sales into the Service Provider and Enterprise segments. Previously Darryl held senior positions within HP, including Country Director for the HP Networking Business Unit. Darryl is based in the UK.