Siris Capital Group, LLC (“Siris”), a private equity firm focused on making control investments in data, telecommunications, technology and technology-enabled business service companies, has announced that Bethany Mayer has joined Siris as an executive partner, the company said.
Ms. Mayer was most recently senior vice president of Keysight Technologies and president of Keysight´s Ixia Solutions group. In her new role at Siris, Ms. Mayer will work closely with the firm´s investment professionals and other executive partners to identify and validate potential investment opportunities for Siris as well as assist in the oversight and operations of Siris´ portfolio companies.
Prior to joining Ixia, Mayer was senior vice president and general manager, Network Functions Virtualization, for Hewlett Packard, Inc., where she led the company´s Network Function Virtualization initiative.
Siris Capital is a private equity firm focused on making control investments in data, telecommunications, technology and technology-enabled business service companies in North America. Integral to Siris´ investment approach is its partnership with exceptional senior operating executives, or executive partners, who work with Siris on a consulting basis to identify, validate and operate investment opportunities. Their significant involvement allows Siris to partner with management to add value both operationally and strategically.