Michael Hughes is an accomplished sales leader with 25 years of experience in strategic planning, sales, services, marketing, business and organisational development, product leadership, operations and market-making in early stage and established technology companies. At ChargePoint, Hughes leads global sales, mobility ecosystem relationships and business-development functions. Prior to joining ChargePoint, he spent nine years at Barracuda Networks, serving as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Services and scaling the company to US$500 million in revenue and an initial public offering. He was previously Vice President of Sales for Asempra Technologies and a sales and business development leader at McDATA Corporation, Invio Software and Marimba. Michael advises technology and venture capital firms. He holds a BS in Marketing from Miami University and an MBA from the University of Michigan.