Ken Laversin, a 20-year Silicon Valley veteran, leads the global sales, channels and revenue generating teams worldwide. Prior to Silver Peak, Laversin served as senior vice president of worldwide sales and alliances at Jasper Technologies during their hyper-growth phase and subsequent acquisition by Cisco in 2016. At Cisco, Laversin led global IoT software sales for the Cisco Jasper business unit. Laversin began his career in sales roles at Siebel Systems, which was acquired by Oracle In 2006. At Oracle, he served in various SaaS and enterprise software sales leadership positions, including vice president of North American sales for the company’s BSS/OSS service provider software division. Laversin holds a bachelor of science degree in economics and political science from the University of Arizona.