SANTA CLARA, CALIF. -March 5, 2018 –Infoblox Inc., the network control company that provides Actionable Network Intelligence, today announced that it has appointed Hoke Horne as chief financial officer (CFO) of Infoblox. Horne will report to Infoblox president and chief executive officer Jesper Andersen and be responsible for all Finance, Accounting, Procurement and Legal functions in the company.
“Hoke is a seasoned finance leader known for building solid financial performance in both the private and public sector of the high-tech industry,” said Andersen. “As a strong leader with a vision that aligns with Infoblox’s business strategy and a proven track record that reflects his drive and passion, Hoke will lead us to Infoblox’s next exciting chapter.”
Horne has over 20 years of experience in finance roles at leading high-tech companies. His most recent role was CFO for Digital River where he helped increase profitability and revenue growth. Horne’s experience also includes serving as CFO at Groupon for North America businesses, CFO for the software division at Juniper and CFO for the Microsoft Windows business and stints earlier in his career with McKinsey and Accenture.
“I am delighted to be joining Infoblox at this time,” said Horne. “Infoblox’s industry is at an exciting inflection point as organizations transition from legacy networks and the cloud. As the leader in this space and with a great team and culture, we are well-positioned to both drive and benefit from this transition.”
Horne completed his MBA in Finance and Accounting at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business and his BS in Electrical Engineering and Economics at the University of Virginia.
Infoblox delivers Actionable Network Intelligence to enterprise, government, and service provider customers around the world. As the industry leader in DNS, DHCP, and IP address management, the category known as DDI, Infoblox (www.infoblox.com) provides control and security from the core—empowering thousands of organizations to increase efficiency and visibility, reduce risk, and improve customer experience.