Ankur has spent 16+ years bringing innovative security, collaboration and virtualization technologies to market. He is passionate about building products from the ground up into market leaders. He joined Palo Alto Networks through the acquisition of RedLock where he ran product management for securing public clouds. In his current role as a VP of products, he is responsible for driving product strategy, roadmap and execution for public cloud security. In his previous role, he built and led go-to-market efforts for the CASB solution at CipherCloud. Ankur has also held leadership positions at Symantec, Citrix and Cisco. He holds a B.S. in electrical engineering and an MBA from the UCLA Anderson School of Management.