TechFlow Strengthens Ties to Silicon Valley, Adds Humphrey Polanen to Independent Board
San Diego, CA – October 5, 2016—TechFlow, a leader in IT services contractor for U.S. government agencies, recently appointed Silicon Valley business leader Humphrey Polanen to its independent board of directors.
Polanen is currently the Executive Chairman of Tekpea, Inc., an industrial IoT communications platform, and was recently president of Cloud Lending Solutions, Inc. He is a cybersecurity expert and led the network security products business of Sun Microsystems. He has served on the board for numerous companies, including two public companies and a variety of venture-backed private firms.
“Humphrey has a lifetime of experience working with innovative leaders in Silicon Valley,” said Robert Baum, Techflow’s President and CEO. “We’re very excited to have him join our board here at TechFlow.”
The move strengthens TechFlow’s ties to Silicon Valley, a growth area for TechFlow.
“We can leverage our experience and expertise in government services to help Silicon Valley companies get traction in the federal space,” Baum said. “Humphrey is well-connected in Silicon Valley and has a very impressive background in technology and entrepreneurship.”
Humphrey has extensive expertise in cyber security, cloud, software as a service and big data. He also provides leadership to a number of early and growth stage companies.
As an investor and board member, he works closely with management to build effective teams, funding, communications strategies, and operations.
TechFlow helps government and commercial organizations capitalize on enterprise technology investments by creating innovative, open and Agile solutions for infrastructure operations and management services.
TechFlow brings key business acumen, industry best practices, proven program management techniques, Agile development experience, technology know-how and relevant industry standards together to drive the overall process of business and mission execution.