David Sangster net worth and biography

David Sangster Biography and Net Worth

COO of Nutanix

David Sangster is the chief operating officer at Nutanix, an American cloud computing company. 

Sangster has held the role of COO since 2019, previously serving as executive vice president, engineering and operations. Since joining Nutanix in 2011, Sangster’s role has expanded to oversee SaaS engineering, engineering development operations, data center operations, product security, customer support and manufacturing. 

Prior to his roles with Nutanix, Sangster was the vice president of operations for Data Domain, Inc., a role he held between 2004 and the company being acquired by EMC in 2009. He then became the vice president of manufacturing technology at EMC prior to transition to Nutanix. 

Sangster has over 20 years of experience in manufacturing, product development, and operations, having held senior positions with McDATA Corp., Nishan Systems, ConvergeNet Technologies and Hewlett-Packard, where he worked in the personal computer, printer, mass storage and high-end server business units. 

Sangster studied mechanical engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and he went on to earn his M.S. in manufacturing systems engineering at Stanford University and his M.B.A. at Santa Clara University. 

Since 2020, he has also served as Honorary Consul of Jamaica through the San Jose Jamaican Consulate. The role involves promoting mutually beneficial relationships between Jamaicans and Californians.

What is David Sangster's net worth?

The estimated net worth of David Sangster is at least $5.65 million as of September 16th, 2022. Mr. Sangster owns 199,763 shares of Nutanix stock worth more than $5,645,302 as of December 1st. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Sangster may own. Additionally, Mr. Sangster receives a salary of $901,670.00 as COO at Nutanix. Learn More about David Sangster's net worth.

How old is David Sangster?

Mr. Sangster is currently 58 years old. There are 5 older executives and no younger executives at Nutanix. Learn More on David Sangster's age.

What is David Sangster's salary?

As the COO of Nutanix, Inc., Mr. Sangster earned a total compensation package of $5,275,175.00 in 2021. Mr. Sangster earned a salary of $464,115.00, stock awards of $4,196,306.00, non-equity compensation of $614,754.00, and no other miscellaneous compensation. There are 2 executives that earn more than Mr. Sangster. The highest earning executive at Nutanix is Dr. Rajiv Ramaswami Ph.D., Pres, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $1,760,000.00 per year. Learn More on David Sangster's salary.

How do I contact David Sangster?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Sangster and other Nutanix executives is 1740 TECHNOLOGY DRIVE SUITE 150, SAN JOSE CA, 95110. Nutanix can also be reached via phone at (408) 216-8360 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on David Sangster's contact information.

Has David Sangster been buying or selling shares of Nutanix?

David Sangster has not been actively trading shares of Nutanix during the last ninety days. Most recently, David Sangster sold 24,085 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, September 16th. The shares were sold at an average price of $22.93, for a transaction totalling $552,269.05. Following the completion of the sale, the chief operating officer now directly owns 199,763 shares of the company's stock, valued at $4,580,565.59. Learn More on David Sangster's trading history.

Who are Nutanix's active insiders?

Nutanix's insider roster includes Susan Bostrom (Director), Aaron Boynton (CAO), Christopher Kaddaras (CRO), Tarkan Maner (Insider), Dheeraj Pandey (Major Shareholder), Rajiv Ramaswami (CEO), David Sangster (COO), Rukmini Sivaraman (CFO), Sudheesh Vadakkedath (President), Tyler Wall (Insider), and Duston Williams (CFO). Learn More on Nutanix's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Nutanix?

In the last year, insiders at the technology company sold shares 24 times. They sold a total of 557,279 shares worth more than $14,193,934.85. The most recent insider tranaction occured on September, 20th when CEO Rajiv Ramaswami sold 5,000 shares worth more than $114,500.00. Insiders at Nutanix own 0.4 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Nutanix.

Information on this page was last updated on 9/20/2022.

David Sangster Insider Trading History at Nutanix

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
9/16/2022Sell24,085$22.93$552,269.05199,763View SEC Filing Icon  
6/16/2022Sell17,285$13.97$241,471.45177,078View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2022Sell12,411$23.78$295,133.58View SEC Filing Icon  
12/16/2021Sell22,375$30.39$679,976.25View SEC Filing Icon  
9/16/2021Sell19,905$41.74$830,834.70View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2021Sell14,557$26.85$390,855.45120,808View SEC Filing Icon  
12/16/2020Sell19,394$31.73$615,371.6296,391View SEC Filing Icon  
12/11/2020Sell7,918$30.32$240,073.7684,728View SEC Filing Icon  
9/16/2020Sell14,656$22.84$334,743.0476,810View SEC Filing Icon  
6/16/2020Sell9,716$23.12$224,633.9264,279View SEC Filing Icon  
3/16/2020Sell11,051$12.61$139,353.1146,807View SEC Filing Icon  
12/16/2019Sell14,048$32.19$452,205.1230,671View SEC Filing Icon  
9/16/2019Sell5,852$26.71$156,306.9232,703View SEC Filing Icon  
3/11/2019Sell7,917$35.99$284,932.837,917View SEC Filing Icon  
2/1/2019Sell7,916$51.66$408,940.567,916View SEC Filing Icon  
1/2/2019Sell7,917$41.76$330,613.92View SEC Filing Icon  
12/19/2018Sell8,109$40.87$331,414.834,898View SEC Filing Icon  
12/3/2018Sell7,917$44.64$353,414.88View SEC Filing Icon  
11/1/2018Sell7,916$42.56$336,904.96View SEC Filing Icon  
10/1/2018Sell7,917$43.52$344,547.847,917View SEC Filing Icon  
9/18/2018Sell8,371$49.81$416,959.5112,500View SEC Filing Icon  
9/4/2018Sell7,916$55.75$441,317.007,916View SEC Filing Icon  
7/2/2018Sell7,917$51.62$408,675.547,917View SEC Filing Icon  
6/19/2018Sell8,866$61.21$542,687.8612,500View SEC Filing Icon  
6/1/2018Sell7,916$55.64$440,446.247,916View SEC Filing Icon  
5/1/2018Sell7,917$51.09$404,479.537,917View SEC Filing Icon  
4/2/2018Sell7,917$48.04$380,332.687,917View SEC Filing Icon  
3/19/2018Sell6,625$52.66$348,872.5012,500View SEC Filing Icon  
3/15/2018Sell11,525$53.04$611,286.0012,500View SEC Filing Icon  
3/12/2018Sell100,082$50.48$5,052,139.364,000View SEC Filing Icon  
12/19/2017Sell5,892$36.32$213,997.4412,500View SEC Filing Icon  
11/21/2017Sell108,000$30.02$3,242,160.00108,000View SEC Filing Icon  
10/30/2017Sell27,000$27.92$753,840.0078,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/29/2017Sell27,000$22.41$605,070.0090,750View SEC Filing Icon  
9/19/2017Sell5,891$22.39$131,899.4989,000View SEC Filing Icon  
9/5/2017Sell27,000$21.13$570,510.00103,500View SEC Filing Icon  
7/31/2017Sell27,000$21.28$574,560.00116,250View SEC Filing Icon  
6/29/2017Sell27,000$19.90$537,300.00129,000View SEC Filing Icon  
6/19/2017Sell5,890$18.06$106,373.40114,500View SEC Filing Icon  
5/30/2017Sell27,000$19.04$514,080.00139,500View SEC Filing Icon  
5/2/2017Sell27,000$15.02$405,540.00116,000View SEC Filing Icon  
3/30/2017Sell300,000$18.78$5,634,000.00303,405View SEC Filing Icon  
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Nutanix Company Overview

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Nutanix, Inc. provides an enterprise cloud platform in North America, Europe, the Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Latin America, and Africa. The company offers hyperconverged infrastructure software stack that converges virtualization, storage, and networking services into a turnkey solution; Acropolis Hypervisor, an enterprise-grade virtualization solution; flow virtual networking and flow network security, which offers services to visualize the network, automate common network operations, and build virtual private networks; Nutanix Kubernetes Engine for automated deployment and management of Kubernetes clusters to simplify the provisioning, operations, and lifecycle management of cloud-native environments, applications, and microservices; and Nutanix Cloud Clusters. It also provides Nutanix Cloud Platform that provides management, capacity planning, operational analytics, automated remediation, self-service, and one-click administration; cloud governance; and automation services that streamline application lifecycle management, provide self-service for infrastructure and applications, and deliver multicloud orchestration. In addition, the company offers Nutanix Files, an enterprise-grade NFS and SMB files services; Nutanix Objects, a S3-compatible object services; Nutanix Data Lens, a data security governance solution; Nutanix database service that provides automated database management to simplify database administration and to manage database copies; and Nutanix Frame, a desktop-as-a-service product to deliver virtual apps or desktops to users. Further, it provides product support, and consulting and implementation services. It serves customers in a range of industries, including automotive, consumer goods, education, energy, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, media, public sector, retail, technology, and telecommunications, as well as service providers. The company was incorporated in 2009 and is headquartered in San Jose, California.
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