Executive Vice President of Worldwide Field Operations
Phil Brace is the Executive Vice President of Worldwide Field Operations at Veritas. In this role, he is responsible for leading all aspects of Sales, Channels, and Sales Operations for new business. He is also Chief Sustainability Officer for the company.
Phil is an accomplished sales and technology leader with more than 25 years of experience in general management, engineering, and product roles. Most recently, Phil led the Appliances and Software-defined Storage (SDS) Business Unit at Veritas and was responsible for defining and delivering product strategy and execution across Veritas’ NetBackup Appliances, InfoScale Software-defined Storage, and InfoStudio Data Intelligence products.
Previously, he was President of the Cloud Systems and Silicon Group at Seagate Technologies responsible for Seagate’s Storage Systems Business and solid-state drive (SSD) product divisions. Prior to that, Phil was Executive Vice President of Seagate’s Electronic Solutions business where he led strategy, development, and marketing for SSD businesses.
Phil also spent nine years at LSI Corporation in various leadership positions, including leading LSI’s Storage Solutions Group as Executive Vice President in his final two years at LSI. Phil started his technology journey at Intel, where he spent twelve years, ultimately as General Manager of Server Product Marketing.
Phil holds a bachelor’s degree in Applied Science from the University of Waterloo, and a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from California State University-Sacramento.