Fifteen-Year Finance Executive Joins the Performance Leader in Network-Based Application Performance Management (APM)SEATTLE, WA – April 13, 2011 – ExtraHop Networks, a leading provider of network-based application performance management (APM) solutions, today announced the appointment of Palvi Mehta as its new Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
As CFO of ExtraHop Networks, Palvi will be responsible for managing the company's financial strategy and operations as well as overseeing and implementing all financial reporting, forecasting, accounting, tax functions, and corporate operations. With more than 15 years of experience in the wireless, technology, and manufacturing industries, Palvi is a senior executive who has taken companies from startup to significant revenue growth. In these roles, Palvi has guided financial growth and strategic development, executed mergers and acquisitions, raised capital and debt, and implemented various business and operational systems.
"Palvi Mehta has a well-deserved reputation as a capable executive, and her experience is extremely relevant to our business, making her a great addition to the team," said Jesse Rothstein, CEO and co-founder of ExtraHop Networks. "As we position the company for the next stage of growth, Palvi is an ideal choice to lead our financial strategy and operations."
Prior to joining ExtraHop, Palvi held CFO positions at both NewPath Networks and RadioFrame Networks, where she oversaw financial management and played a key role in the successful acquisition of each business by a leading public company. Palvi also previously worked at Ernst & Young, where she provided audit services to clients in the finance and biotechnology sector.
Palvi holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of California, Berkeley and is a licensed certified public accountant.
For more information about ExtraHop Networks and the company's products, visit www.extrahop.com.
About ExtraHop Networks
ExtraHop Networks is a leading provider of network-based application performance management (APM) solutions. The ExtraHop Application Delivery Assurance system performs the fastest and deepest analysis in the industry, providing application-level visibility with no agents, configuration, or overhead and real-time transaction monitoring at speeds up to 10G in a single appliance. The ExtraHop system quickly auto-discovers and auto-classifies applications and devices, delivering immediate value out of the box. ExtraHop Networks provides award-winning solutions to companies across a wide range of industries, including ecommerce, communications, and financial services. The privately held company was founded in early 2007 by Jesse Rothstein and Raja Mukerji, engineering veterans from F5 Networks and architects of the BIG-IP v9 product. Follow us on Twitter @ExtraHop. For more information, visit www.extrahop.com.