Ihab Tarazi has served as a member of our board of directors since October 2015. He is currently the Chief Technical Officer and Senior Vice President at Dell Technologies Networking Solutions where he is responsible for technology strategy and roadmap, and next generation products and platforms. Prior to that role Mr. Tarazi served as Chief Technology Officer at Packet Host, Inc., a bare metal cloud company built for developers, where he was responsible for technical and product strategy, engineering, and platform operations. Prior to joining Packet, Mr. Tarazi held a number of positions in the telecom and infrastructure space, including Chief Technology Officer at data center and colocation provider Equinix, where he was accountable for technology innovation and strategic engagements with leading platforms in the Cloud, Security, Storage, Edge and IoT sectors, and at Verizon where he served as VP Engineering and Technology. There he led a globala team providing strategic and tactical oversight for the Engineering and Product Development of Global Enterprise Services including MPLS VPN, IP, Ethernet, Security and Managed Services. Mr. Tarazi holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications from the University of Maryland and a Master of Science degree in Telecommunications Management from Southern Methodist University.