ServiceNow® (NYSE:NOW), the enterprise IT cloud company, today announced that Charles Giancarlo has joined its board of directors as a ninth member in a seat the company has added. Giancarlo brings over 30 years of corporate leadership and management experience.
“We are thrilled to have Charlie join the ServiceNow Board of Directors,” said Frank Slootman, president and chief executive officer, ServiceNow. “ServiceNow, as the enterprise IT cloud company, will greatly benefit from his long standing and broad ranging experience in serving the needs of the global enterprise.”
Charles Giancarlo is a managing director of Silver Lake and serves as their Head of Value Creation. He served as senior executive at Cisco Systems, most recently as executive vice president and chief development officer. At Cisco, he led the company’s overall product development and management activities and was responsible for over 80 percent of the company’s revenue. Giancarlo serves on the boards of Accenture, Arista and Imperva and is the chairman of the Board of Avaya. He holds a B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Brown University where he serves on the board of trustees, an M.S. degree in electrical engineering from the University of California at Berkeley where he serves on the board of advisors, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
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