Mr. Alan Cohen serves as Partner at Data Collective. He serves as Board Member at Proprio and Kentik. He served as Chief Commercial Officer and Board Member at Illumio. He served as Chairnam at Evolv Technology. He also served as an Advisor at Netskope, 8VC, and Scale Computing. Prior to Nicira, he held executive positions at Cisco, Airespace, Tahoe Networks, IBM, U S WEST and Coopers & Lybrand. Prior to Nicira, he led the enterprise marketing organization at Cisco, a team of 300 responsible for bringing to market an associated $25 billion product portfolio. He serves as an advisor to several technology companies including MobileIron, Highfive, and Netskope. He is a frequent industry speaker and commentator whose work has appeared in The New York Times, Fortune, Re/code, and Gigaom. He has a BA from SUNY Buffalo, an MA from the School of International Service at American University and an MBA in Finance from the Stern School of Business at New York University.