Scott Collison | President & CEO of Anaconda

Prior to joining Anaconda, Scott held the position of Vice President of Hybrid Platform at VMware, where he lifted the company’s high-growth cloud services business. Previously, he served as Vice President of Platform Go to Market at Scott was instrumental in the sale of Signio (now a division of PayPal) to Verisign for $1.3 billion in 1999, and has held a variety of executive positions at both large software companies and startups, including Microsoft, SourceForge, and Geeknet.

Scott is a former Fulbright scholar and holds a PhD from the University of California, Berkeley, a Master of Arts from the University of Freiburg (Germany), and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Texas, Austin.

In his free time, Scott is a runner, an avid reader, and a musician. He also is fluent in German and can still read a little Latin and Greek.