Dave Butler

Vice President, Business Development

Prior to Apstra, Mr. Butler was VP of Sales and Business Development at Aruba, FireEye, Inktomi, VSS Monitoring, Big Switch and FORE Systems. Butler began his career as a software engineer with IBM where he worked on advanced signal processing and supercomputing applications for the US intelligence community.

Dave brings over twenty five years of experience selling complex solutions to enterprises and service providers, and leading sales and business development teams for both emerging and established organizations. Dave has also consulted for over a dozen technology companies focusing on finding product market fit for new offerings into new markets.