Erez Ofer

Partner

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Current Companies

Past Investments

Camero (Acquired by SK Group in 2011), Precise Software Solutions (Acquired by IDERA in 2013)

About

Erez joined Greylock in 2005.

Erez has been the visionary behind some of the most strategic moves of EMC Corporation - one of today's most admired technology firms, including EMC's transition from a mainframe focus to open systems, and, the entry of EMC into the software business.

Ofer formerly served as executive vice president in charge of technology strategy for EMC Corporation, reporting to president and CEO Joe Tucci. In this role Ofer defined EMC's future technology directions, advised the CEO and played a major role in the technical direction of the company's strategic partnerships and merger & acquisition activities.

Erez currently serves on the Board of ActifioPanoramic Power and Zerto.

Previously, Ofer served as EMC's executive vice president of open software, a business that grew from one product line to a multi-hundred million dollar level. During his eleven-year tenure at EMC Ofer also held various R&D roles, he oversaw development efforts with strategic partners, and established EMC's first R&D presence in California and India. A holder of more than 30 storage-related patents, Ofer also served in various development and project management roles at Silver Arrow in Israel and the U.S., as well as with the Israeli Air Force.

He holds engineering undergraduate and Masters degrees from The Technion - Israel Institute of Technology and an MBA from Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts.