Saar Gillai is an Independent board director at Semtech, as well as Chairman at Liquid Instruments. He was the CEO of Teridion, a SaaS startup focused on cloud networking, where he grew recurring revenue 50% YoY and revamped the companies strategy to address the SD-WAN market. Before Teridion, Saar was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of HPE’s Communications Solutions Business (CSB), a global billion-dollar division. He established HPE as a key player in the software-defined next-generation service provider market and grew network virtualization revenue by over 10x within two years. Prior to HPE, Saar was SVP of Products and Solutions at 3com, where he played a key role in rebuilding 3coms enterprise offerings. Earlier he was VP Engineering at Cisco’s wireless netowrking business unit.