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iPass executive biographies

The diverse and experience management team at iPass directs and executes the company’s market strategies, technical initiatives and fast-paced growth.

Gary A. Griffiths, President and Chief Executive Officer

Gary Griffiths, CEOGary A. Griffiths is president and Chief Executive Officer of iPass Inc. Griffiths’ initiative is to drive Wi-Fi adoption in iPass’ OpenMobile applications to accelerate the company’s growth. He has been described as a natural leader with a strong operational background and a wealth of relevant experience. Read more.

Karen Willem, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Karen Willem, SFP and CFOKaren Willem is senior vice president and chief financial officer of iPass. Ms. Willem is a veteran of the technology industry, with more than 25 years of experience in finance, sales, and general management. Before joining iPass, Ms. Willem was CFO of Xsigo Systems (which was acquired by Oracle), a leading provider of network virtualization technology. Read more.

Patricia R. Hume, Chief Commercial Officer

Patricia Hume, CCOPatricia R. Hume is the Chief Commercial Officer of iPass, Inc. She is tasked with leading the global teams responsible for all customer-facing activities, including sales, marketing, business development, services, and support across the entire product portfolio. Read more.

Marcio Avillez, Senior Vice President of Network Services

Marcio Avillez, VP Network ServicesMarcio Avillez is senior vice president of network services for iPass. He leads one of the world’s largest commercial-grade Wi-Fi networks with over 18 million Wi-Fi venues. He is responsible for managing relationships globally with Wi-Fi operators, mobile carriers and fixed line operators whose services iPass bundles in with its managed mobility solutions. He also leads the iPass Open Mobile Exchange product team, focused on creating solutions for service providers worldwide. Read more.

Keith Waldorf, Vice President of Engineering

Keith Waldorf, VP EngineeringKeith Waldorf is vice president of engineering for iPass. Mr. Waldorf assumed the VP role in 2015 and drives key elements of the company’s overall technical vision, strategic projects and initiatives addressing growing global mobility and cloud opportunities. Read more.