Lourdes Engel, Senior Vice President, Software Development and User Experience
As Senior Vice President, Software Development and User Experience of the Ipswitch Network Division, Lourdes Engel is responsible for driving global product strategy and managing the research and development organization for multiple product lines. She plays a critical role in continuing Ipswitch's path of new product innovation, bringing leadership in industry best practices for architecture, usability, technology, performance, security, reliability and scalability.
Lourdes brings over 25 years of product development leadership and experience having held executive level positions at Quintiles Outcome Sciences, United Healthcare/Picis, and Tyco/Sensormatic Electronic Access Control and RFID division. In her roles, she has led and managed global and off-shore product development teams, as well as software quality assurance, technical, data center and production services, release engineering, technical documentation, IT departments, professional services and technical support.
Lourdes holds a Bachelors of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Miami and a Master of Science Degree in Computer Engineering from Florida Atlantic University.
In her spare time, Lourdes enjoys music, cooking, traveling and spending time with her family.