Debra McCowan was Appointed as Chief Human Resources Officer at NetApp

Date of management change: October 18, 2018 

What Happened?

Sunnyvale, CA-based NetApp Appointed Debra McCowan as Chief Human Resources Officer


About the Company

NetApp is the data authority for hybrid cloud. We provide a full range of hybrid cloud data services that simplify management of applications and data across cloud and on-premises environments to accelerate digital transformation. Together with our partners, we empower global organizations to unleash the full potential of their data to expand customer touchpoints, foster greater innovation and optimize their operations.


About the Person

Debra McCowan is CHRO at Netapp. McCowan is recognized as a change agent with a clear business focus and the ability to build strong relationships across organizations. Most recently, McCowan served as the executive vice president and CHRO at Equinix, where she developed a clear global HR strategy and service delivery model amid growth and a changing business environment. She has also held executive leadership roles at Accelerance, Avago Technologies, and Hitachi Data Systems. McCowan earned her bachelor degree in English literature at La Trobe University in Melbourne, Australia, and her post-graduate degree in human resources and industrial management at the University of Melbourne. 


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