Naveen Zutshi

CIO - Palo Alto Networks

Mr. Naveen Zutshi has been Chief Information Officer of Palo Alto Networks, Inc. since December 14, 2015. Mr. Zutshi served as the Vice President of Technology & Operations of Encover, Inc. Mr. Zutshi is responsible for Encover's technology and solution architecture, as well as IT operations. Prior to joining Encover, he spent seven years in a variety of senior technology positions with Cisco Systems, where he was responsible for architecting and delivering Enterprise Management & Identity Management Solutions. His background at Cisco also includes leading the development of Sales Force Automation technologies in support of the global sales force at Cisco. In his career, he spent six years with Wal-Mart Corporation, served as Strategy Manager for their enterprise information portal and in senior engineering positions at Tata Unisys. He holds a B.E. in Computer Engineering with Distinction from Bangalore University, and an MBA from the University of Arkansas.