John is VP Operations and Customer Support at Cerebras Systems and has extensive experience managing the challenging day-to-day operations of successful, growing startups. He was the VP of Operations and Service at rack-scale flash array startup DSSD. Earlier, he was VP Operations and Service at SeaMicro. After SeaMicro’s acquisition by AMD, John continued in his role as SVP Operations and Services at AMD before joining DSSD. Prior to Seamicro, John was Senior VP Operations at Omneon and Director of Manufacturing at Cisco Systems. He has an MBA from Stanford University.