Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Dr. Dhrupad Trivedi has been named Chief Executive Officer at A10 Networks. The search was led by Mark Lonergan.
Dhrupad joins A10 Networks from Belden, where he most recently was CTO and Executive Vice President running Tripwire, a cybersecurity software business. Prior to this, he held other executive roles at Belden, including President of Belden’s Network Solutions Division; Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Development, leading the company’s M&A activities. Prior, he served as President of Trapeze Networks. Prior to this, Dhrupad held multiple general management and corporate development roles at JDS Uniphase. Dhrupad holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from University of Massachusetts, Amherst, a master’s degree in electrical engineering from University of Alabama, and an MBA in finance from Duke University.
About A10 Networks
A10 Networks (NYSE: ATEN) provides Reliable Security Always™, with a range of high-performance application networking solutions that help organizations ensure that their data center applications and networks remain highly available, accelerated and secure. Founded in 2004, A10 Networks is based in San Jose, Calif., and serves customers globally with offices worldwide.
I am deeply confident that under Dhrupad’s leadership the A10 Networks team will continue to help our customers prosper.Lee Chen, Founder and Outgoing Chief Executive Officer, A10 Networks
I am honored and excited to join A10 Networks as CEO to help the company pursue its mission of organic growth by delivering leading technology for our customers in terms of reliability, security and availability. I also look forward to partnering with the Strategy Committee of the Board of Directors to maximize shareholder value. Lee and the A10 team have established a strong reputation as the high-performance leader in multiple growing markets, which will provide strong secular tailwinds for many years to come. I am excited to join the company at a pivotal time and lead it through this key inflection point to the next phase of growth. I look forward to working with our customers, employees, partners and investors.Dhrupad Trivedi, CEO, A10 Networks
A10 Networks is a leading global provider of applications networking and security. Dhrupad follows the great legacy of founder Lee Chen, contributing both in terms of business and technology understanding. We are excited to see where the company goes from here!Mark Lonergan, Founder & Managing Partner, Lonergan Partners