Mr. Frank brings executive level sales and operations leadership to Egenera
BOXBOROUGH, Mass. – January 7, 2019 –Egenera, a leading provider of cloud services to the IT channel, today announced the appointment of Kenneth Frank to its Board of Directors. Mr. Frank’s experience in large multi-national companies and, more recently, in smaller software growth companies makes him uniquely qualified to help manage the growth of Egenera’s Xterity cloud services.
Mr. Frank served as the Chief Executive Officer of Kibo Software, a Vista Equity Partners (private equity) portfolio company providing omni-channel retail SaaS solutions for the mid-market retailer and branded manufacturing segments. Prior to Kibo, he was the Chief Operating Officer of Aptean, another Vista Equity Partners portfolio company focused on the Enterprise Resource Planning, Customer Resource Management and Supply Chain Management segments. Prior to working with Vista portfolio companies, Mr. Frank was the President, Solutions and Marketing, a member of the Management Committee, at Alcatel-Lucent. Prior to Alcatel-Lucent, Mr. Frank held executive level positions at AT&T Bell Laboratories, BellSouth Telecommunications and Kleiner-Perkins backed start-up Broadband Office/Zephion/Masergy.
Mr. Frank received his BS in Computer Science from the University of Southern California, his MS in Computer Science from Stanford University, and his MBA from Emory University.
“We’re honored that Kenny has joined Egenera’s Board of Directors,” said Kevin Kerrigan, CEO of Egenera. “His deep industry knowledge and strategic insight will be immensely valuable to our Board as we continue to manage the growth of our Xterity cloud services.”
Egenera is a leading provider of wholesale cloud services to the global IT channel. Xterity, Egenera’s cloud services, offers Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Backup-as-a-Service (BaaS), Disaster-Recovers-as-a-Service (DRaaS) and cloud migration to partners seeking to deliver monthly recurring revenue cloud services with no upfront costs and compelling margins. Headquartered in Boxborough, Mass., Egenera hosts Xterity in Tier 3 and 3+ datacenters in Boston, MA, Ashburn, VA, San Jose, CA, London, Newcastle, Dublin (2) and Tokyo. For more information on the company, please visit Egenera.com. Follow Egenera on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.