Mr. Wouter van Eetvelde
VP Engineering, Western Digital
Wouter Van Eetvelde is the leader of the worldwide engineering team, developing the Activescale System, Western Digital's highly scalable cloud object storage system facilitating a data-forever architecture. I came to Western Digital through the acquisition of Amplidata, a company that I founded with a few university fellows. Prior to that, I was Director of Engineering at Veritas-Symantec for their disk based backup and deduplication product. I have a passion for building high performance software teams, scaling up companies and introducing software development agility.