Peter Elliman joined Symantec in July 2005 as part of the merger with Veritas Software Corporation. As senior product marketing manager for Veritas NetBackup, Elliman focuses on emerging disk-based data protection solutions. Prior to joining Veritas, Elliman spent 10 years in high-tech marketing and management consulting roles. He brings a wide range of marketing experience to Symantec that includes developing marketing strategy and customer acquisition programs for enterprise software products while part of IBM as well as similar experience with eMotion (now a Corbis company), a provider of hosted business applications for managing digital media. As a management consultant for both IBM Global Services and Price Waterhouse, Elliman worked on IT strategy and business process improvement projects in the U.S. and Japan. He also brings five years of experience in financial services in both product and risk management functions.