General H. Hugh Shelton is New Red Hat Chairman
General H. Hugh Shelton (U.S. Army Retired) is announced as the new chairman of Red Hat’s board of directors.
Red Hat have announced General H. Hugh Shelton (U.S. Army Retired) as the new chairman of Red Hat’s board of directors. General Shelton has served on the board of directors since April 2003, and previously held the position of Lead Director. He replaces former Red Hat CEO, Matthew Szulik.
“General Shelton possesses the right combination of leadership, experience and industry knowledge to help guide Red Hat toward achieving its future goals,” said president and CEO of Red Hat, Jim Whitehurst.