CEO: Company Update Elastifile acquired by Google
Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Erwan Menard has been named CEO at Elastifile.
As a veteran infrastructure technology leader, Erwan has a history of success growing disruptive companies into leaders in their fields. Prior to Elastifile, Erwan was President & COO at Scality, a provider of software-defined cloud storage solutions, where he led the company’s growth phase. There, with his team, he gained the trust of hundreds of enterprise customers around the globe, securing strategic alliances with partners such as HPE and Cisco.
Erwan formerly served as President & COO at DataDirect Networks, a leader in massively scalable high-performance storage systems for Big Data. Previously he was Vice President and General Manager of the Communications & Media Solutions Business Unit at Hewlett-Packard. Erwan began his career as a telecommunications engineer designing cellular networks in Asia-Pacific, and graduated from Telecom SudParis in France.
Founded in 2013, Elastifile Ltd. successfully debuted its cross-cloud data fabric in April 2017. During the past year, the Elastifile solution has become the industry leader for enterprise-grade, scalable cloud file storage and for delivering hybrid- and multi-cloud mobility, addressing a clear market need for frictionless cloud-integration.
I am excited to have Erwan Menard as my successor as Elastifile’s CEO, leading the company to its next growth phase. With Lonergan's expert assistance, we were able to secure the perfect choice for this crucial role.Amir Aharoni, Chairman & Co-Founder, Elastifile
I am thrilled to join Elastifile at this exciting time in the company's journey. The team's talent and technology position us to address crucial IT challenges, thereby facilitating broader adoption of public cloud infrastructure.Erwan Menard, CEO, Elastifile
Erwan is a truly global business leader with deep roots in both storage infrastructure and the Cloud. He will make a profound difference at Elastifile as that company’s CEO.Mark Lonergan, Founder & Managing Partner, Lonergan Partners