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David Henke

Serial entrepreneur and technologist


David Henke joined LinkedIn in November 2009 as VP Engineering/Operations and also served as Senior Vice President of Operations, responsible for Production Operations, IT, Data Systems, and Security.
Henke was Senior Vice President of Engineering at Yahoo! responsible for Engineering/Operations for the Yahoo! Search Marketing organization and the Production Operations infrastructure.

Henke ran Engineering/Operations for AltaVista and held development and management roles at Silicon Graphics.

Henke founded two software companies, CAE Systems and TeamOne Systems.

Henke holds a BA in Mathematics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.