Damon is vice president of product management and field engineering for Silver Peak. He has more than 15 years experience building enterprise and service-provider networking equipment. Most recently, he served as senior director of systems engineering and chief technologist at CIENA. Prior to CIENA, Damon was in senior management and technical roles at FORE Systems. He grew up in Northern Ireland, Germany, Iran, Switzerland, England, Wales, and East and West Coasts in the US. He’s the father of one boy and twin girls.