Jill Passalacqua

General Counsel

As General Counsel, Jill is responsible for leading Harness' legal function. Throughout her career, Jill has advised leading technology companies in Silicon Valley, both public and private. Before joining Harness, Jill was the General Counsel at Avi Networks, which culminated in a successful acquisition by VMware. Prior to Avi Networks, Jill was a Senior Director at FireEye, where she managed the commercial team, built the global compliance and legal operations functions, managed international expansion and integration of acquisitions and strategic transactions. Prior to FireEye, Jill spent 12 years at NetApp and was a key contributor to the growth and expansion of the Legal Department. She was responsible for corporate securities, public company reporting and compliance, commercial contracts, and building the company-wide commercial legal team.

Jill received her B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles, and her J.D. from Santa Clara University.