Beth Phalen

Senior Vice President, EMC Corporation

Beth Phalen, senior vice president at EMC Corporation, leads Data Protection & Availability Solutions within the Core Technology Division. With a team of more than 1,800 employees worldwide, she is responsible for an array of data protection, data mobility, and virtual storage products and services that drive more than $3 billion in revenue. Phalen is a member of EMC’s core technology executive staff and heads up the company’s Engineering Leadership Forum across the full EMC portfolio. During her 15-year career at EMC, she also led the Powerpath engineering team as well as teams within the Storage Resource Management and Symmetrix host software product organizations. Her previous experience includes stints as an architect in the Lotus Consulting Group within IBM Global Services, and as a software engineer at Digital Equipment Corporation.