Chris Saul is the Program Director of Product Marketing for IBM FlashSystem and the IBM Spectrum Storage family. Chris leads the team responsible for all aspects of marketing the award-winning IBM FlashSystem family and IBM Spectrum Storage family of software-defined storage offerings. Previously, Chris was Marketing Manager for the IBM Storwize family of midrange storage systems and also IBM SAN Volume Controller (SVC), the industry's leading network-based storage virtualization system. Chris was involved with the launch of SVC in 2003 and has held many technical and marketing positions associated with IBM storage software and storage systems.
Earlier, Chris worked in IBM's International Technical Support Organization, providing more technical guidance to IBMers and customers. Before 1991, Chris worked for IBM UK in a variety of positions supporting storage products.
Outside of work, Chris has performed on an adult cheerleading team raising money for charity, and is also an enthusiastic amateur photographer.