Tom Mendoza

Special Advisor

Tom Mendoza is the Vice Chairman of NetApp. He joined NetApp in 1994 where he was responsible for worldwide sales until 2000. During this time, NetApp grew from 0-$1B in revenue. Promoted to President in 2000, Tom helped lead the company through the dotcom bust, and was named Vice Chairman in 2008. Since the beginning of his tenure with NetApp, Tom has been instrumental in developing and nurturing NetApp's globally recognized culture.

Tom speaks frequently about leadership and corporate culture to diverse groups including The United States Marine Corps, West Point, the Mossad, CIO forums, Oracle's Leaders Circle, and Stanford University. In 2009, he was the co-recipient with NetApp Chairman Dan Warmenhoven of the Morgan Stanley Leadership Award for Global Commerce. Tom serves on the boards of Service Source, Varonis, Security Scorecard, and Arxan, as well as on the board of Justin Tuck’s R.U.S.H. foundation. In September 2000, Notre Dame renamed its business school the Mendoza College of Business after an endowment made by Tom and Kathy Mendoza.

Latest News
Saviynt Logo.jpg
Los Angeles, CA (October 14, 2019) - Saviynt (www.saviynt.com), one of Inc. Magazine’ 5000 fastest growing companies in the US and thought leader in converging Identity Governance and Cloud Privileged Access Management solutions today announced that the company has once again been named a Leader in the 2019 Magic Quadrant for Identity Governance and Administration[1] report by analysts Felix Gaehtgens, Kevin Kampman, Abhyuday Data, Henrique Teixeira, and David Collinson.
October 14, 2019
Accolade Logo.jpg
Strategic Investment from Humana Designed to Strengthen and Expand the Integrated Offering from Accolade and Humana
October 10, 2019
Saviynt Logo.jpg
By extending their solutions and services portfolio with Saviynt, iC Consult Group expands its offering in the areas of Identity Management and Governance, Application Risk and Compliance Governance and Identity-centric Cloud Security
October 8, 2019
About Carrick Capital Partners
Who We Are
A firm of enterprise software, SaaS, and technology enabled services investors and operating executives with substantial experience founding, scaling, and optimizing market leading businesses.
Our Approach
We work with management to identify and improve critical areas of their business - focusing on the priorities that align with our experiences and that will deliver the highest strategic impact in both the short-term and long-run.
Why We Are Different
We have a concentrated number of companies in our portfolio so that we can build substantial relationships with each management team and ensure our firm's commitment to each company's goals.