Rick Wilmer is the General Manager of Arista’s WiFi Business after leading the acquisition of Mojo Networks by Arista. Rick had served as the CEO of Mojo Networks since 2015. Prior to Mojo, Rick served as the CEO of Leyden Energy and as the CEO of Pliant Technology. Rick’s 30+ year career in Silicon Valley has been focused in storage and networking. He has held executive positions at Santur Corporation and Aruba Wireless Networks as an early employee through their IPO. He has also held VP Engineering or VP Operations roles at 2Wire, Procket Networks, Maxtor, and Seagate. Rick has extensive international experience, especially in Asia, where he resided for two years. Rick received his BS in Chemistry from UC Berkeley and has a Patent in storage technology.