CloudBees Welcomes ThoughtSpot Chief Development Officer Sumeet Arora to Board of Directors

SAN JOSE, Calif. – February 28, 2023 CloudBees, the leading software delivery platform for enterprises, today announced the appointment of Sumeet Arora, chief development officer at ThoughtSpot, the leader in AI-powered analytics, to its board of directors. With a background in engineering, product strategy, and security, Arora brings more than 25 years of leadership experience to the board of directors. 

“We are pleased to have Sumeet join the board at CloudBees. He will bring valuable experience and insights to the company at a strategic point in our journey,” said Anuj Kapur, president and CEO, CloudBees.

At ThoughtSpot, a company pioneering a new way to leverage artificial intelligence to analyze and act on data, Arora leads the global engineering and product teams. Previously Arora spent more than 20 years at Cisco where he led the engineering and product management team for the service provider routing portfolio and was responsible for driving profitable market share growth.

“The pace of innovation in software, driven by the exploding cloud ecosystem, is nothing short of staggering, providing massive opportunity for companies. Joining the board of CloudBees is an exciting opportunity to work alongside an exceptional group of leaders charting new territory in how enterprises develop software,” said Arora. “I look forward to helping software engineers, where I started my career, cover new ground by providing counsel as CloudBees continues on its path of enabling global enterprises with self-service, fast, and secure workflows that connect software delivery to business outcomes.”

About CloudBees
CloudBees provides the leading software delivery platform for enterprises, enabling them to continuously innovate, compete, and win in a world powered by the digital experience. Designed for the world's largest organizations with the most complex requirements, CloudBees enables software development organizations to deliver scalable, compliant, governed, and secure software from the code a developer writes to the people who use it. The platform connects with other best of breed tools, improves the developer experience, and enables organizations to bring digital innovation to life continuously, adapt quickly, and unlock business outcomes that create market leaders and disruptors. 

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