Quantum appoints new CEO
Quantum Corp., a San Jose, Calif.-based provider of storage, data protection and archiving solutions, recently announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Jamie Lerner as Chief Executive Officer and President effective July 1. Lerner will also be appointed to Quantum’s Board of Directors.
“Jamie is a competitive and energetic leader with a strong reputation for inspiring teams, fortifying business operations and directing astute product strategies to deliver bottom-line results,” said Raghu Rau, Chairman of Quantum, in a statement. “He understands the storage market dynamics, customer needs and the opportunities that exist. We look forward to his leadership in helping Quantum complete its highest priority of achieving sustained profitability while delivering top storage solutions and services to customers.”
Lerner has served in top executive roles at a number of global and Fortune 500 companies, including Cisco and Seagate. Most recently, he served as Vice President and Chief Operating Officer for Pivot3.
The appointment of Lerner follows the company’s recent announcement of Michael Dodson as Chief Financial Officer, effective May 31, 2018.