Intelligent automation for the
hybrid, multi-cloud era

2009
Founding year
57
Partners and counting
500+
Global customers

Our leadership

Our management team is a forward-thinking group with decades of industry leading experience and a passion for fundamentally improving enterprise network operations. They are the driving force behind our award-winning solution, constantly innovating and looking for opportunities to exceed our customers’ expectations.

Andrew Kahl
CEO

Andrew Kahl brings to Backbox over 28 years of industry experience and serves as CEO and a member of the Board of Directors. Prior to BackBox, Andrew was VP, Customer Success at NetApp, and the first Chief Customer Officer at Sailpoint. Andrew was also Co-Founder of CREDANT Technologies, a leading security software firm that was acquired by Dell Technologies.

Tony Lam
Chief Operating Officer

Tony is Chief of Staff to the CEO and leads business operations. Tony brings deep experience to BackBox leading successful turnarounds in customer success and renewals. Prior to BackBox, Tony was VP of Customer Success at Netapp where he led a team that developed NetApp’s $2B recurring maintenance business.

Jonathan Moore
VP Global Marketing

Jonathan is responsible for growing awareness and generating demand globally for BackBox solutions. With a strong background in marketing operations, Jonathan has a 24-year track record for building and leading marketing teams at high-growth B2B software companies including Webtrends, Tripwire, Jive Software, and AWS Elemental.

Craig McDonald
VP, Product Management

Craig leads the Product Management team. Prior to joining BackBox, Craig was Vice President of Product at Solar Winds and has also held senior product management roles at NVIDIA, and WPEngine. Craig brings to BackBox a deep passion for building products that focus on ease of use and a great user experience.

Jim Burglin
VP, Customer Experience

Jim is responsible for ensuring that BackBox has a global customer strategy that drives and influences excellence in every customer interaction. Prior to joining BackBox, Jim was the Head of Customer Success at Jump Cloud where he built a global customer success team responsible for building deep valuable relationships for enterprise customers around the world.

Kathy Schneeberg
VP, HR & People Operations

Kathy leads Human Resources and is focused on building a culture that brings fulfillment and satisfaction for employees. Kathy is a veteran of the high-tech industry and brings over 20 years of executive experience to BackBox. Kathy was previously the VP of HR at PICKUP Now, an on-demand delivery service.

Christy Perkins
Director of Accounting

Christy is responsible for accounting, revenue recognition, financial statements, and expense management. Christy has held senior finance & accounting roles at Alkami Technologies, and CREDANT Technologies, a leading security software firm that was acquired by Dell Technologies.

Pete Morrison
Vice President Sales

Pete brings over 30 years of industry experience and serves as Vice President of Sales. Prior to BackBox, Pete held sales leadership positions at various technology leaders including Splunk, CA Technologies, Oracle, Raytheon, CREDANT Technologies and Netegrity.

Shay Vilk
VP, Research & Development

Shay leads the BackBox R&D team. Prior to joining BackBox, Shay was the Engineering Manager at Kav Manche group where he managed the R&D departments of the 13 companies within it. Shay also spent almost a decade at ClickSoftware (salesforce.com) where his title was Android group leader. He brings to BackBox a deep passion for good engineering, combined with customer-first approach to development.

Board of directors

Chris Pacitti
Founder & Partner,
Elsewhere Partners

Chris has 25 years of experience as an investor and passionate partner to software entrepreneurs. He founded Elsewhere Partners after identifying a tremendous unmet opportunity to invest and scale software companies that don’t fit the traditional VC model. Chris spent nearly two-decades at Austin Ventures, where he co-led technology investing.

Sloane Saitoc
Vice President,
Elsewhere Partners

Sloane is a software investor at Elsewhere Partners where she focuses on diligence, deal execution, and portfolio value creation. Previously, Sloane worked in Business Operations for a VC-backed startup and invested in business services companies at General Atlantic. A native Texan, Sloane is passionate about bringing capital and operational expertise to software companies outside of traditional venture hubs.

Andrew Kahl
CEO,
BackBox

Andrew Kahl brings to Backbox over 28 years of industry experience and serves as CEO and a member of the Board of Directors. Prior to BackBox, Andrew was VP, Customer Success at NetApp, and the first Chief Customer Officer at Sailpoint. Andrew was also Co-Founder of CREDANT Technologies, a leading security software firm that was acquired by Dell Technologies.

What our customers say

Adilson C

Information Security Team Lead/Coordinator Information Technology and Services

"It is an amazing and useful tool"
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Naveen B

Senior Engineer Product Development Information Technology and Services

"One of the best product I have ever used"
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Sébastien D

IT Security Engineer

"One of the best backup solution used until now"
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