President & CEO
Michael Raam is the President and CEO and serves on the board of directors at WekaIO. He is a two-time successful entrepreneur most recently with SandForce (acquired by LSI).
Michael brings more than 30 years of leadership experience to the challenges of actualizing innovative, software-based solutions to meet today’s data storage challenges.
Mr. Raam’s previous success in board-level, executive and technical leadership roles range across VLSI design, processor development, networking, video and flash-based storage and give him deep domain expertise.
Michael currently sits on the board of CNEXLABS and Liqid and holds an advisory position at Nantero and Talena. He previously held advisory positions at GetToChip, a CAD company acquired by Cadence and Virsto a storage virtualization software company acquired by VMWare.
Michael holds a MSc. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Michigan and a BSc. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from The California State Polytechnic University Pomona.