John Weald brings to Voltage over 30 years of software engineering experience, the last 27 years in Silicon Valley. Since joining Voltage in 2006 John has overseen the product development of all product lines using agile Scrum to enable rapid product innovation providing unique business value to Voltage’s customers. Currently John manages all aspects of product development and Voltage SecureMail Cloud operations. John will continue to oversee the product development for HPE Security – Data Security.
Prior to Voltage, John was Senior VP of Engineering and CTO at Sylantro Systems, which was acquired by Broadsoft. Sylantro Systems was a leading provider of SIP application servers for the telecommunications market. John joined Sylantro Systems in 1998 as employee number five, and assembled and led the engineering team to deliver Sylantro’s carrier-grade solution.
Prior to Sylantro, John was Vice President of Engineering at Worldtalk Corporation, which was later acquired by Tumbleweed. At Worldtalk, John was part of the founding team that developed the first email firewall and mail products, which were subsequently successfully deployed in many Fortune 500 companies.
Prior to Worldtalk, John held engineering and management positions at Touch Communications, a leading provider of networking protocol software, Austec, Inc., AGS Computers, Inc., and ITT in London England.
John holds a B.S. degree in Data Processing from Loughborough University in England.