From Puppet, New Relic, VMware, and , Wassenaar has more than 30 years of experience in enterprise software, security, IoT, and cloud leadership.
Former Puppet CEO Yvonne Wassenaar will join the board of directors and the compensation committee of JFrog Ltd, the Liquid Software firm and developer of the JFrog DevOps Platform. Wassenaar brings to JFrog a plethora of industry knowledge and go-to-market acceleration techniques together with over 30 years of experience in enterprise software, cybersecurity, and cloud-native technologies that will help the firm progress in the DevOps, security, and IoT industries.
Wassenaar is a recognised business executive and technology leader who has contributed to the growth of several sectors and functional divisions, including channel and alliances, sales optimization, marketing, and customer success. Wassenaar has extensive business experience, including roles as CEO of DevOps pioneer Puppet, CEO of drone analytics provider Airware, CIO of New Relic, a key figure in the company’s IPO, CXO and numerous other senior leadership positions at VMware, where she helped scale and accelerate the company’s growth, and Partner at Accenture for more than 17 years, enabling clients around the world to be leaders in their industries.
Wassenaar’s broad market influence led to her being named a WSJ Woman of Note, a Boardlist Top 20, the winner of the SF Business Times Public Company CIO Award, and a Woman of Influence in Silicon Valley by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. She graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a Computing Specialization and an MBA in Strategy and Operations from the Anderson School of Business.
“We are thrilled to have Yvonne join our Board of Directors. Her proven experience and perspective as an executive operator in our fast-growing market will be invaluable as we continue to transform the future of DevOps, Security, and IoT in the enterprise,” said Shlomi Ben Haim, Co-Founder and CEO, JFrog. “Yvonne’s deep understanding of the domain coupled with her strong experience in scaling, diversifying, and transforming software businesses will be a compass for us as we continue to leap forward and help enterprises transform their software supply chain.”