Director & Enterprise Architect EMEA (Office of the CTO)
Fred Lherault, Director & Enterprise Architect, Office of the CTO was one of the founding members of Pure Storage EMEA in 2012. He is one of the technical leaders for the company's EMEA division with a specific focus on large Enterprise customers. His work has included helping bring FlashBlade, Pure Storage's purpose-built platform for Modern Analytics and Artificial Intelligence, to the EMEA market. While previously based at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, California, he also built the Engineering Liaison practice for Pure Storage, providing a bridge with Engineering for some of the company's most strategic customers worldwide. Prior to Pure Storage, Fred held multiple storage Systems Engineering positions with 3PAR and HP
EMEA Technical Lead, Flashblade
Ryan Sayre is a technical lead covering unstructured data platforms for Pure Storage, Inc. He has held technical and leadership positions across the semiconductor, media and entertainment, supercomputing and healthcare industries. He advises as a technical strategist and frequently speaks on cyber-ethics and technology, and is a member and advisor at several innovation labs, hacker spaces, and startup accelerators.