Ian Whiting

Chief Commercial Officer

As Chief Commercial Officer of the Ruckus Wireless Business Unit, Ian leads global sales for the organization. He joined Brocade in May 2016 with the acquisition of Ruckus Wireless, where he was Chief Commercial Officer. Ian is a senior sales and marketing executive with 25 years’ experience in IT, including software, server, storage and networking. Ian’s experience spans from medium to large multi-billion dollar companies with specific emphasis on global, multi-lingual entities. Ian is a high energy and integrity-driven strategic thinker with a pragmatic, hands-on approach to business. Prior to Ruckus, Ian help executive roles at Egnyte, Fusion-io, Riverbed and Brocade. Ian holds a Bachelor’s Degree with Honors in French and German from the University of Wales, Swansea, and a Master’s Degree in European Business Management from Cranfield University’s School of Management.