BJ Jenkins

President at Palo Alto Networks

BJ joined Palo Alto Networks in August 2021. As president, BJ oversees the company’s go-to-market functions, including sales, support, consulting, business development and operations, and partnerships.

Previously, BJ served as president and CEO of Barracuda Networks, leading the company’s IPO on the New York Stock Exchange, as well as the strategic acquisitions of SignNow, Intronis, Sonian and PhishLine. Prior to joining Barracuda, BJ held multiple business unit and sales and marketing leadership roles at EMC, including president of EMC's Backup Recovery Systems (BRS) Division.

BJ earned an engineering degree from the University of Illinois and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.


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  • President

    August, 2021 - present