Zephyr Expands Management Team with Three Key Hires

November 02, 2016

Additions bring decades of experience to thriving software test management provider

(NEWARK, Calif. - Nov. 2, 2016) – Zephyr, a leading provider of enterprise test management solutions, today announces the addition of Ron Gupta, Senior Vice President Global Sales; Hamesh Chawla, Vice President of Engineering; and Sterling J. McCullough, Vice President of Alliances. The three appointments will add more than 50 years of experience to Zephyr’s management team.

The addition of these management roles is a direct result of Zephyr’s expansive growth in 2016. The company recently surpassed 10,000 customers on the Atlassian Marketplace and recently announced the release of the newest version of Zephyr Enterprise, which delivers power, performance and scale for enterprise teams with hundreds to thousands of concurrent users. As businesses adapt to a rapidly changing digital landscape, agile software development  has been widely embraced to incorporate the evolving  changes consumers demand. Zephyr’s product offerings empower companies like Rent the Runway, Harris, Fujitsu, Anthem, HSBC, Square and SpaceX and  to develop software and release it faster than ever.

“These additions to the management team will provide the organization with the experience and vision necessary to strengthen our position as the leader in the enterprise test management software space,” said Scott Johnson, CEO of Zephyr. “Each person was carefully chosen to boost product adoption across enterprise organizations on a global scale.”

As Senior Vice President of Global Sales, Gupta will be tasked with refining and executing Zephyr’s sales strategy. Prior to joining Zephyr, he held leadership and executive positions at companies such as TIBCO, Edifecs, Pegasystems and CSC.

Chawla brings over 18 years of engineering, mobile, and networking technology experience to his new position overseeing the worldwide engineering function of Zephyr. Before joining the team, Chawla honed his abilities with lead engineering roles at companies such as Asurion, InnoPath Software, Sonus Networks, and Cisco Systems.

Joining the team as Vice President of Alliances, McCullough brings over 35 years of sales, business development, partner management, systems integration, management consulting and analytics experience to Zephyr. Previously, McCullough led a number of sales and business development teams for corporations of all sizes and sectors and he has a proven track-record of building strategic partnerships.

For more information about Zephyr’s management team, visit www.getzephyr.com.

About Zephyr

Zephyr is a leading provider of on-demand, real-time enterprise test management solutions, offering innovative applications, seamless integrations and unparalleled, real-time visibility into the quality and status of software projects. Zephyr products are the fastest growing agile test management products in the world, with more than 10,000 global customers in 100 countries. The company’s feature-rich products address today’s dynamic and global needs across a variety of industries including finance, healthcare, media, mobile, IT services and enterprise software. Zephyr is headquartered in Newark, CA with offices in Europe and India. For more information, please visit www.getzephyr.com.


Media Contact:
Brittani Martel
BLASTmedia for Zephyr
812.806.1900 ext. 142