Ruckus Networks has appointed Whiting as the new President of its enterprise networks unit, effective 1 July 2018.
Whiting – who will report directly to ARRIS CEO Bruce McClelland – brings about 25 years of sales, marketing operations, and management experience in IT and networking to the position. As Ruckus Networks chief commercial officer, he has played a key role in expanding the company’s’ in key vertical markets, including education; hospitality; multi-dwelling units: government; large public venues; retail; and service providers for both managed services and public Wi-Fi.
Whiting will succeed Dan Rabinovitsj, who is leaving the company after leading the successful integration of Ruckus Networks into ARRIS, and will pursue a new opportunity in the technology arena.
“Ian Whiting’s insight into the Ruckus Networks business, combined with his laser-focus on our customers and partners, will be invaluable for our ongoing operations. I look forward to his contributions, as ARRIS continues enabling entirely new connected experiences around the world,” said Arris CEO Bruce McClelland. “We thank Dan Rabinovitsj for his stewardship during this highly successful transition and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavours.”