McLaughlin — who is Chairman, President, and CEO of Palo Alto Networks — brings unparalleled expertise in scaling technology companies and fast-growth software firms like Opower.
“I’m excited to join Opower’s board and assist with their growth and expansion plans,” McLaughlin said in a statement. “Opower is combining a consumer approach with data analytics to open up new opportunities within the utility vertical. I see tremendous possibilities for the company and I look forward to joining Dan and the other board members in this journey.”
McLaughlin joins recently appointed Board members Marcus Ryu (CEO of Guidewire) and Deep Nishar (Senior Vice President of Product at LinkedIn).
To learn more about Mark and Opower’s Board of Directors, check out the full press release here.