Chief technology officer
Chris Quirk, ANet’s chief technology officer, has over 20 years of experience in the software industry, creating great user experiences. Having worked at seven startups in the Boston area, he brings deep scaling innovations. Chris’s career spans several industries, ranging from consumer communication, to social gaming, to enterprise project collaboration. Prior to joining ANet, Chris was vice president of product development at Vivox, where he was responsible for building consumer communication applications. Before that, he was vice president of engineering at Viximo (acquired by TapJoy) where he was responsible for product development, design, testing, customer support, and process. He has held management positions at eRoom Technologies (acquired by Documentum), Liquid Machines (acquired by Check Point), and Jackpot Rewards. Chris began his technology career at Lotus Development working on Lotus 1-2-3 and is an expert in Agile software development methodologies. He has a passion for improving efficiency through technology and for building great teams through effective management and coaching. Chris is a TechStars mentor and lives in the Boston area with his wife and three children. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College.