Kirk Law is Chief Development Officer for Cohesity. In his 30+ years of experience, he has led development teams in both startups and larger corporations.
In his 30+ years of experience, Law has led development teams in both startups and larger corporations. Prior to Cohesity, Kirk was Senior Vice President of Development at Tableau Software, helping people see and understand their data.
Before joining Tableau, Law was Senior Vice President of Engineering at Primary Data, developing intelligent automation software for enterprise data management. Previously, he was Vice President of Engineering at SanDisk. He spent over 12 years at NetApp in several VP of Engineering leadership roles, and more than 14 years at Silicon Graphics. As well, he co-authored 4 US Patents from his time spent at RCA’s David Sarnoff Research Center.
Law is on the Board of Directors for the national non-profit organization Raising a Reader, and holds memberships with the following organizations: the Executive Leadership Council, Sigma Pi Phi fraternity, the National Society of Black Engineers, and Eta Kappa Nu, the Purdue EE Honor Society.
Law holds both a BSEE and MSEE degree from Purdue University. He has been honored as a recipient of the 2012 Purdue University Outstanding Electrical and Computer Engineering (OECE) award.