Mark Leslie is currently the managing director of Leslie Ventures, a private investment company. He is also a Lecturer in Management at Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Mark Leslie was the founding Chairman and CEO of Veritas Software. During his eleven-year tenure the company went from an annual revenue of $95,000 to $1,500,000,000.
Mark currently serves on the boards of, or is an advisor to, a number of privately held high-technology corporations, including Alluxio, Cerebras, Clumio, Interana, StratoScale, Vera, Veritas, Versive, Yellowbrick, ZeroStack and Zerto. In prior years, he has served on approximately fifty public and / or private boards including Avaya, Big Switch, Brocade, Model N, NetApp, Nutanix, Pure Storage and Veritas and VMware.
Mark serves on the Board of Trustees of NYU and the Board of Directors of Stanford Health Care (Stanford Hospital and Medical School).
Mark received a Bachelor of Arts degree in physics and mathematics from New York University in 1966 and completed Harvard Business School’s Program for Management Development in 1980.