Prakash Darji is the Vice President and General Manager of the Digital Experience Group. He is focused on driving growth for Pure’s subscription services business and delivering innovation to customers with Pure’s telemetry solutions. Prakash originally joined Pure Storage in June 2018 as the Vice President and General Manager of the FlashArray business unit, responsible for the overall strategy, growth, and advancement of the company’s flagship product.
Prior to Pure Storage, Prakash spent several years at SAP in numerous leadership roles and most recently the SVP/General Manager of the Platform as a Service cloud business. During his tenure at SAP, he built a new software business in the Database Technology Space that grew to $1B in five years and a cloud platform-as-a-service business that reached triple-digit growth.
Prakash has a proven track record of accomplishments in growing new businesses in the areas of Financial Performance Management, Database, and Cloud Platforms. He is also the author of several publications with a broad range of expertise in GTM, operations, R&D, sales, and services. He serves on the board of the Santa Clara Ballet. Prakash holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer software from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.