Former president of Test and Measurement Equipment firm Tektronix Communications, Lyndon Cantor is appointed as the new chief executive officer of Procera Networks, replacing James Brear, who has announced his departure from the company. Lyndon Cantor brings on board over 30 years of experience in telecommunication and enterprise technology markets. While at Tektronix, Lyn’s scope included full P&L accountability of its multi-national business, covering US$460M in revenue, 27% in operating profit and a workforce of more than 1,300 associates. Cantor is touted as the driving force that brought Tektronix’s revenues from $323 million to $463 million while delivering an aggressive innovation agenda that saw the launch of several new products.
Andrew Kowal, member of Procera’s Board of Directors and partner at Francisco Partners
Lyn joins Procera with a rich understanding of the company’s markets, technologies and product offering. He is a strong addition to the leadership team as Procera enters this next chapter in its strategic development and we are pleased to welcome him to the company.
Lyndon Cantor, Incoming Procera CEO
I am excited to join Procera and partner with a talented team and world-class customer base. Procera’s analytics capability and architectural flexibility provide a tremendous foundation to deliver additional innovative solutions that enable our customers to better optimize and monetize their networks.