Mr. Floyd has served on the Board of Directors since June 2015, and as Chairman of the Board since May 2016. He is also the Chairman of the Compensation Committee and a member of the Audit Committee.
Mr. Floyd is a partner at TDF Ventures, a leading venture capital firm based in Washington DC. Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the board of directors of Cyan, Inc., a company dedicated to enabling software-defined network transformation through engineering innovation and customer-first culture that was acquired by Ciena Corporation in 2015. Prior to Cyan, Mr. Floyd served as the Chief Executive Officer of SafeNet. He also served as a director of Riverbed Technology, Inc. from 2007 to 2015. Before joining SafeNet, Mr. Floyd was the Chief Executive Officer at Entrisphere, a leading broadband access supplier that was sold to Ericsson in 2007. Mr. Floyd also was a founder and Chief Executive Officer of broadband pioneer Efficient Networks, which went public in 1999 and was ultimately sold to Siemens for $1.5 billion in 2001. He has also been a venture partner at El Dorado Ventures and Crosspoint Ventures, and he has held executive positions at NetWorth, Interphase, Scott Instruments, and Texas Instruments. Mr. Floyd attended the University of Texas, where he received a B.B.A. in finance.