Jim Garvey, Chief Executive Officer
A senior engineering and management executive, Jim has over 35 years of high technology experience. His management experience includes the analysis and evaluation of growth corporations as well as the redirection of operationally troubled companies.He has a broad range of business, management and technical experience and is particularly successful in orchestrating highly motivated groups in start-up technology endeavors to accomplish high visibility projects within time and budget constraints. He played pivotal roles in the restructuring and success of companies such as CyberAir, Vivato, Auspex Systems, and Verity.
Patrick Dahl, Managing Director
Patrick is a skilled leader in the digital space with over 20 years experience ranging from strategy and all facets of corporate marketing to business development and team/relationship management. He has demonstrated the ability to successfully lead strategic marketing initiatives with Fortune 500 firms including Apple, IBM, Micron and Quiksilver.
Through decades of driving innovative solutions for companies across multiple segments, Patrick brings his experience and strategic marketing insights to Cloud Front Group helping to drive Big Data solutions within the Department of Defense, Intelligence and Public Sector communities.
Hugh Njemanze, Chief Technology Advisor
Njemanze co-founded ArcSight in May 2000 and served as CTO as well as Executive Vice President of research and development. He led product development, information technology deployment, and product research at the firm, and expanded these responsibilities to lead all engineering and R&D efforts for HP’s Enterprise Security Products group, the organization that ArcSight became part of post-acquisition. Njemanze is now an advisor and entrepreneur at investment firm, Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB). Prior to joining ArcSight, Njemanze worked as the CTO at Verity, where he led product development, and before that he was at Apple in software engineering, where he was one of the key architects behind the Data Access Language (DAL). Njemanze is a CISSP and holds a B.S. in computer science from Purdue University. He was also honored with the Northern California Ernst & Young LLP Entrepreneur of The Year award in 2010.