M. Raghib HussainChief Operating Officer
Muhammad Raghib Hussain is one of our founders and is currently serving as our Chief Operating Officer. Since the inception of the company in 2000, Mr. Hussain has contributed significantly to Cavium’s growth and success as a member of the executive management team while serving as Corporate Vice President, General Manager, and Chief Technology Officer. Prior to co-founding Cavium, Mr. Hussain held various engineering roles at Cisco Systems, Inc. and Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Prior to that, Mr. Hussain served at VPNet, an enterprise security company, of which he was a founding team member. At VPNet, he was a key contributor to the design of the first commercial IPSec based VPN (Virtual Private Network) gateway. Mr. Hussain has 30 issued patents in the field of networking and security. He received a BS degree in Computer Systems Engineering from NED University in Karachi, Pakistan, and an MS degree in Computer Engineering from San Jose State University.