Press Release

ThousandEyes Expands Executive Leadership Team with Appointment of Mike Staiger as Chief Financial Officer

November 25, 2014
ThousandEyes, the company redefining network performance management for today's dynamic and complex networks, announced today that Mike Staiger has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. Staiger brings more than 20 years of financial leadership experience in venture-backed private and public technology companies. He has raised over $300 million in private capital under a variety of financing structures and market conditions, and he has structured, negotiated, closed and managed strategic partnerships that have generated revenue in excess of $200 million.

"Mike's strong background in finance and business development adds important capabilities to our leadership team," said Mohit Lad, ThousandEyes CEO and Co-Founder. "We look forward to leveraging Mike's broad experience as we build upon the rapid growth and customer momentum that ThousandEyes has achieved."

"Very few companies achieve such an impressive list of customer wins, and even fewer do it as quickly as ThousandEyes has," said Staiger. "This success is a direct result of the compelling value that ThousandEyes has delivered to leading enterprises worldwide, and I look forward to working with the team to help scale the business rapidly in the coming years."

Staiger formerly served as CFO at Guavus, a data analytics company; previously, he was CFO of programmable logic solutions provider Tabula, where he played a key role in several debt and equity financings, strategic partnership activities, and technology joint development relationships. Prior to joining Tabula, he was executive vice president and chief financial officer of Copper Mountain Networks. Mike holds a bachelor's degree in English from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business.

About ThousandEyes ThousandEyes is a Network Intelligence platform that delivers visibility into every network an organization relies on, enabling them to optimize and improve application delivery, end-user experience and ongoing infrastructure investments. Leading companies such as Equinix, ServiceNow and Twitter, as well as eBay and other members of the Fortune 500, use ThousandEyes to improve performance and availability of their business-critical applications. ThousandEyes is backed by Sequoia Capital, Sutter Hill Ventures, Tenaya Capital and GV (formerly Google Ventures), and has headquarters in San Francisco, CA. For more information, visit or follow us on Twitter at @ThousandEyes.

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