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Our Executive Team

Bruce Dahlgren
Bruce Dahlgren

Chief Executive Officer

Bruce Dahlgren
Bruce Dahlgren

Chief Executive Officer

Bruce Dahlgren serves as CEO at MetricStream. He has more than 30 years of global experience in the IT industry. 

Previously, Dahlgren served as CEO of a Trivest portfolio company. He has also served as EVP and Chief Revenue Officer of Kony, a leading cloud-based enterprise application and mobility solutions provider.  Dahlgren spent more than 10 years at HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise including serving as HPE’s SVP and Managing Director of the Asia Pacific and Japan Region, and building a startup division into a $5 billion industry leader. 

Dahlgren has a deep background in P&L management, go-to-market and M&A, and spent time earlier in his career in senior management roles at NCR, AT&T and Lexmark. He serves on the Boards of TVS Digital, Altizon and Scienaptic Systems. He earned his master’s and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees from Stetson University and attended the Wharton Executive Education Program. Dahlgren serves on the Board of Trustees of Stetson University. 

Throughout his career, Dahlgren and his family have moved many times, including living in Singapore for five years. He and his wife now reside in the Bay Area and have three grown children.

Gaurav Kapoor
Gaurav Kapoor

Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer

Gaurav Kapoor
Gaurav Kapoor

Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer

Gaurav Kapoor serves as the Co-founder and Chief Operating Officer of MetricStream. Gaurav has been involved with the company since its inception and as the COO, is responsible for the overall Go-to-Market Strategy, Sales, Marketing, Customer Advocacy, and the Partner and Community Ecosystem. Until 2010, he also served as the CFO of MetricStream.

Previously, Gaurav held executive positions at OpenGrowth and ArcadiaOne. Prior, he spent several years in business, marketing and operations roles at Citibank in Asia and in the U.S.

He also serves on the board of Regalix, a digital innovation and marketing company. Gaurav has a bachelor's degree in Technology (with Honors) from the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), a degree in Business from FMS, Delhi, and an MBA from the Wharton Business School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated as a Palmer Scholar.

Prasad Sabbineni
Prasad Sabbineni

Chief Technology Officer

Prasad Sabbineni
Prasad Sabbineni

Chief Technology Officer

Prasad Sabbineni serves as the Chief Technology Officer at MetricStream. As the head of products and engineering, Prasad leads our product vision and execution of our market leading GRC products.

Prior to joining MetricStream, Prasad was a Managing Director at Citigroup. He oversaw technology for enterprise functions of Risk Management, Finance, HR, Data, Information Security, Compliance Risk, Internal Audit, Enterprise Supply Chain and Third-Party Management. He was the senior technology executive responsible for implementing regulatory initiatives, such as Basel, CCAR, CLAR, BCBS 239, Volcker, Recovery and Resolution Planning at Citigroup. Prior, Prasad led technology for Market Risk, Credit Risk, Prime Services Risk, Portfolio Risk Margin, and Operational Risk functions at Lehman Brothers. Preceding Lehman, Prasad rolled out derivative trading systems globally and as a Risk Manager, he was also responsible for managing market risk of fixed income and equity derivatives at Bear Stearns.

John Johasky
John Johasky

Chief Sales Officer

John Johasky
John Johasky

Chief Sales Officer

John Johasky joined MetricStream as Chief Sales Officer in 2020. John is a loyal customer advocate, dynamic leader, and passionate speaker. His focus is on ensuring customers can turn risk into a reward by implementing solutions that not only help customers build resilience but also provide a clear path to creating a strategic advantage. 

As a business leader, he has a deep knowledge and expertise across many aspects of the enterprise customer lifecycle, including international sales and marketing, implementation, service and support, as well as general management. He believes that strong business relationships are based on a deep understanding of customers’ needs and a commitment to delivering continuous value. John brings years of experience leading global organizations, managing regions, and driving complex, large sales, and delivery organizations. He has a specific focus on client outcomes and growing multi-billion-dollar organizations. 

Prior to joining MetricStream, John held a variety of sales, marketing, and general management positions at multiple technology and private equity companies. These stops include HP and IBM. During his 14-year tenure at HP, he served as Vice President and General Manager of Worldwide Commercial Services, Vice President and General Manager of HP Americas Managed Services and Solutions, and Vice President and General Manager of Enterprise Services (ES), headquartered in Singapore.

John completed the Wharton Executive Development Program from the University of Pennsylvania and received his Bachelor of Science, Business Administration from Bowling Green State University.

John is the proud father of three daughters. He is based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida where he lives with his wife Amelia and youngest daughter. He enjoys running, swimming, boating, fishing, and snow skiing.

Andreas Diggelmann
Andreas Diggelmann

Strategic Initiatives Office

Andreas Diggelmann
Andreas Diggelmann

Strategic Initiatives Office

Andy Diggelmann serves as Strategic Initiatives Office at MetricStream. He is responsible for products, engineering, and consulting. He has played a critical role in driving continued product innovation as well as enabling customers to accelerate their adoption of our MetricStream Platform and Applications Cloud.

Previously, Andy served at SAS Institute, from 1994-2000 in Switzerland, and from 2000-2018 in Cary, NC in various roles. In his most recent role, as VP Planning, Operations and Strategy, he had accountability for planning, operations and strategy across all R&D divisions of SAS. He was also officially designated the second in command to the CTO and Head of R&D, where his responsibilities included overseeing corporate development and planning, performance testing and data architecture, usability, release engineering and deployment, the R&D Data Center, project management, and the R&D centers in India and China. 

His focus areas have been to continue to mature R&D processes, stabilize infrastructure, take corrective action when needed, and continue to evolve a strategic customer engagement program for R&D. 

Thien Dinh
Thien Dinh

General Counsel

Thien Dinh
Thien Dinh

General Counsel

Thien Dinh serves as General Counsel at MetricStream. He brings to MetricStream more than 20 years of legal experience working for fast-growing technology and Fortune 500 companies.  Thien has extensive experience managing complex technology and commercial transactions, data privacy compliance, information security, litigation and dispute resolution, regulatory affairs and HR employment matters. 

Before joining MetricStream, Thien served as the VP of Legal for Risk Management Solutions (RMS), a SaaS company and global leader in risk management and catastrophe modeling solutions for the insurance industry.  At RMS, Thien helped scale the Legal department and the company to support accelerated growth from $50 million to over $300 million in annual revenues.  He also led the Information Security and Data Privacy teams, helping RMS achieve ISO27001 certification and implement a global GDPR compliance program. 

Prior to RMS, Thien worked as in-house counsel for Fortune 500 companies such as Ernst & Young, Accenture, Southern California Edison and technology start-up companies such as Cygent (a software company serving the telecommunications market).  Thien earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from the University of California, Berkeley, and his law degree from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law. 

Mike Strambi
Mike Strambi

Chief Financial Officer

Mike Strambi
Mike Strambi

Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Mike Strambi is responsible for worldwide finance operations at MetricStream.  Mike joins MetricStream with over 25 years of financial leadership experience in senior roles at both public and private companies.  Most recently, Mike held the role of Chief Financial Officer at Telenav, a publicly traded company in Santa Clara.  Previous senior finance roles at companies include Silver Spring Networks, Metacafe, MobiTV, Macromedia and Blue Martini Software.  Mike started his career in public accounting at Ernst & Young. 

Mike has an M.B.A. from the University of Southern California’s Marshall School of Business and a B.S. in Accounting from California State University, Sacramento. 

Seema Iyer
Seema Iyer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Seema Iyer
Seema Iyer

Chief Human Resources Officer

Seema Iyer serves as the Chief Human Resources Officer at MetricStream, leading a global team of HR professionals. She brings close to 20 years of progressive HR experience in the technology and more recently the aerospace industry where transformation is the key to business success and at the core of the business model. Through her career at HPE, SAP, and Sun Microsystems, she has consistently been positioned in non-traditional, transformative roles as the leader in the design and roll-out of new business strategies.

She has been recognized and respected for building trust across the enterprise and being a strong voice of HR at the executive table. She has led large HR teams supporting global client teams of 10,000 to 14,000 employees, and brings that experience to MetricStream to support the growth path of the company. 

Seema has a master’s degree in Demography from the University of California at Berkeley, and an undergraduate degree in Economics from Punjab University in India. She currently resides in the Bay Area with her family. 

 

Padmini Vundavalli
Padmini Vundavalli

Vice President, Head of Quality

Padmini Vundavalli
Padmini Vundavalli

Vice President, Head of Quality

Padmini is responsible for driving quality management and quality assurance across products and services, and improving product quality experience for customers.

Prior to joining MetricStream, Padmini worked as the Head of Quality at Temenos, a leading banking software provider. Prior to that, she spent two years as Head of Quality Assurance and Program Delivery Manager for Paypoint, a cutting-edge payments technology firm. Previously, had QA Manager roles at easyJet and Royal Bank of Scotland, as well as QA and Test Engineer roles at Barclays Capital, Betfair, and AOL UK.

Krassy Hofmann
Krassy Hofmann

Chief of Staff and Group Vice President of Corporate Development

Krassy Hofmann
Krassy Hofmann

Chief of Staff and Group Vice President of Corporate Development

Krassy Hofmann serves as Chief of Staff to MetricStream’s CEO and Group Vice President of Corporate Development, also overseeing corporate communications, public relations, and investor relations. Previously, she held Business Development, Go-to-Market Strategy, and Strategic Initiatives roles at MetricStream.

Krassy brings over 20 years in enterprise software with 17 years in GRC in various roles of progressive responsibilities spanning sales management, business development, marketing, and operations, working closely with private equity firms. Prior to joining MetricStream, Krassy held sales leadership roles at Global Compliance (acquired by Riverside, became NAVEX Global) and at NAVEX Global leading to the successful acquisition by Vista Equity Group.

Krassy is a graduate of Harvard Business School. She currently resides in the Bay Area with her family.

Senior Leadership

Rohit Bedi
Rohit Bedi

EVP and Managing Director, Americas

Rohit Bedi
Rohit Bedi

EVP and Managing Director, Americas

As Executive Vice President of Americas and MEA, Rohit is responsible for leading the business and sales organizations for Americas and growth regions in Middle East, Africa and Asia. Rohit has been responsible for building MetricStream partnerships and channels around the world and setting up sales in key regions around the world.


Previously, Rohit has been involved in the building dominant software brands that include Siebel Systems (acquired by Oracle), PeopleSoft (acquired by Oracle), Cognizant (NASDAQ CTSH), and Cymbal (acquired by Patni). Rohit led sales organizations at Cognizant and built large scale partnerships in enterprise software. Rohit led global sales and marketing at Cymbal leading to a successful acquisition by Patni, now part of Capgemini. At Siebel and PeopleSoft, Rohit led products and marketing functions helping earn dominant market share positions in enterprise software.


Rohit received his MBA from Harvard University with Honors, M.S. from the University of Alabama with Honors, and B.E. from Delhi College of Engineering with Honors. He is a contributing member of various youth sports organizations.

Marco Icardi
Marco Icardi

EVP and Managing Director, Europe

Marco Icardi
Marco Icardi

EVP and Managing Director, Europe

Marco Icardi serves as the President of Europe for MetricStream with a goal to expand and serve customers in the European markets. He joined MetricStream after having spent 25+ years in business functions in Enterprise Software and Technology with a deep understanding of business applications, AI, Advanced Analytics, Risk Management and Data Warehousing.

Prior to joining MetricStream, Marco spent several years at key executive roles at SAS Institute including being the Regional Vice President for Central East and South Europe, and the CEO for SAS Italy. Prior to that he spent several years at IBM and SAP in sales and business functions. After graduating in Civil Engineering at the University of Bologna in 1986, Marco won a fellowship for a Master at the Georgia Institute of Technology in US.

He is married with two sons, he enjoys swimming, skiing, reading, cooking and is a passionate chess player.
 

Aravind Varadharajan
Aravind Varadharajan

Senior Vice President & Managing Director, APAC

Aravind Varadharajan
Aravind Varadharajan

Senior Vice President & Managing Director, APAC

Aravind joined MetricStream in January 2021 as Senior Vice President and Managing Director of Asia Pacific as part of our growth strategy for the region.

Aravind’s passion for inspiring others and leadership style have been at the forefront of his professional success. In addition to empowering his team, Aravind is a champion of diversity and inclusivity. In founding the APAC region at MetricStream, he has demonstrated a willingness to think outside the box solving customers’ most difficult challenges and delivering long-term value.

His focus on high-performing teams is evidenced by his years of experience across a range of roles including being a trusted sales and marketing advisor, leading product development, and developing new markets. He has successfully managed emerging and developed markets like Australia and New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, India, and Southeast Asia.

Prior to MetricStream, Aravind held senior roles at Accenture, HP, and DXC Technology. Most recently he was the Managing Sales Director - AAPAC for Cloud and Intelligent Operations for Accenture Technology enabling clients to leverage technology with a cloud-first approach. This included managing the complex transition to cloud and implementing new IT infrastructure.

Aravind has worked and lived in Japan, Singapore and India and speaks multiple languages, including Japanese, English, and Hindi. He holds an Executive General Management Degree from the Indian Institute of Management Bangalore and a Masters in Sociology focused on cultural and social change, racial and ethnic diversity, and social inequality.

Salil Jain
Salil Jain

EVP, Customer Support and Renewals

Salil Jain
Salil Jain

EVP, Customer Support and Renewals

As EVP, Customer Support and Renewals, Salil Jain is responsible for driving customer-focused engagement and growth. Salil comes to MetricStream with over 25 years of experience in sales strategy, planning, and implementation in companies such as DocuSign, SAP, i2 Technologies, and Booz Allen & Hamilton. 

Salil obtained his B Tech in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, and holds an MBA in Information Systems and Marketing from the University of Texas. 

 

Vidya Phalke
Vidya Phalke

Chief Technology Evangelist

Vidya Phalke
Vidya Phalke

Chief Technology Evangelist

Vidya Phalke is responsible for MetricStream's technical architecture and strategy. Prior to being promoted to the CTO position, Vidya served as Vice President of Product Management and Engineering at MetricStream where he was responsible for Software Products and Platform Delivery. Starting in 2003, Vidya has been instrumental in transforming the, then nascent, GRC Platform vision into an industry-leading GRC Software.

Over the course of his career, Vidya has held various Senior Product Management and Engineering positions in Bivio Networks, Narus and Network Programs, building enterprise-grade businesses and operations support systems

Before joining the software Industry, Vidya was an Academic at Rutgers University where he won two SBIR grants for cutting-edge research on Databases and Network Optimization. Besides a PhD in Computer Science from Rutgers University, Vidya holds a Management degree from MIT Sloan and a Bachelor’s degree from IIT, Delhi, India.

Anindo Banerjea
Anindo Banerjea

Senior Vice President of Engineering

Anindo Banerjea
Anindo Banerjea

Senior Vice President of Engineering

Dr. Anindo Banerjea is responsible for the development of MetricStream’s GRC Platform, the AppStudio toolkit for rapid application development, and MetricStream’s suite of GRC products. 

Prior to MetricStream, Anindo was the CTO at TBD Networks, a company specializing in network technology, virtualization, and data center automation. Previously, Anindo was a Research Professor at the Information Sciences Institute (ISI) at the University of Southern California, and Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the University of Toronto, where he conducted research and taught undergraduate and graduate level courses on networking and information technology. 

He has a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley, and a B.Sc. from IIT, Delhi. 

 

Gerhard Altmann
Gerhard Altmann

SVP, Customer Success & Services, Strategic Accounts

Gerhard Altmann
Gerhard Altmann

SVP, Customer Success & Services, Strategic Accounts

Gerhard Altmann serves as SVP, Customer Success & Services, Strategic Accounts and has an impressive background of various leadership positions in services Prior to joining MetricStream, Gerhard was with SAS as head of their Global Manufacturing Industry practice. He also worked at Siemens AG for more than 20 years where he headed the Global Value Added Services division and was responsible for Managed Services, Professional Services and Solution Business Services. He had previously served as Senior Vice President and General Manager for their Solution Business and Outsourcing.

Gerhard received his Master of Science degree in electrical engineering and automation technology from the Giessen-Friedberg University of Applied Sciences in Germany.

Tony Carroll
Tony Carroll

Senior Vice President of Global Revenue Operations

Tony Carroll
Tony Carroll

Senior Vice President of Global Revenue Operations

Tony Carroll serves as SVP of Global Revenue Operations at MetricStream. Tony is a global executive with extensive experience in the technology sector leading global organizations through critical transitions to achieve their next level of financial, operational and market success. He brings pragmatic, results-driven leadership with a keen business acumen and P&L oversight that spans broad-based experience in sales leadership, field operations, new business development, and Go-to-Market planning and execution.

He was previously at Kony, now part of Temenos, and has also held leadership positions at Oracle, Primavera and UnisysTony received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Susquehanna University in Pennsylvania.

Michael Johnson
Michael Johnson

Senior Vice President, Global Partners and Alliances

Michael Johnson
Michael Johnson

Senior Vice President, Global Partners and Alliances

Michael Johnson serves in the role of Senior Vice President, Channel and Alliances.
Michael is an accomplished sales leader who comes to MetricStream from ITA Group, a global partner to Fortune 1000 technology companies providing best in class channel engagement platforms.  There, he was a Division Vice President, focused on helping technology companies accelerate their growth through the channel. Previously, Michael held the role of Senior Vice President, Global Channel and Alliances role at Kony.  Prior to Kony, Michael served Lexmark for 20 years, growing from National Account Manager to Senior Vice President, Worldwide Channel & OEM during that tenure.

Kevin Goffinet
Kevin Goffinet

Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy

Kevin Goffinet
Kevin Goffinet

Senior Vice President of Corporate Strategy

Kevin Goffinet serves as SVP of Corporate Strategy at MetricStream. In this role, Kevin works with the organization to define MetricStream’s future organic and inorganic paths to growth.
 
Kevin’s career includes diverse executive and general management roles in marketing, services, sales, and M&A. Additionally, Kevin has strong international experience having been based in both Paris, France and Geneva, Switzerland.  Kevin uses this diverse background to define clear strategies that can be executed by the organization.
 
Kevin was previously with Lexmark, Siemens, and IBM and received his BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University.

Susan Palm
Susan Palm

SVP, Global Customer Advocacy

Susan Palm
Susan Palm

SVP, Global Customer Advocacy

Susan Palm is responsible for driving MetricStream’s growth in specific industries, including Financial Services.

Susan comes to MetricStream with over 27 years of experience as a practitioner in Governance and Risk Management. Most recently, as the Senior Vice President of Audit and Risk at Sterling Savings Bank, Susan was responsible for Audit, Compliance, Fraud, Credit Review, and Enterprise Risk Management. She has also spent several years in consulting.

Prior to that, Susan has also spent over two decades at Norwest and Wells Fargo where she served as the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Governance and Risk Management. She was actively engaged with the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve, the OCC, and other regulatory bodies, and has led various National Operational Risk committees, such as the BITS Regulatory Overlap Reconciliation and the Basel ANPR. She is a regular speaker at several forums in GRC.

Susan received her B.A. in Economics from Lawrence University, and graduated from the Stanford Graduate School of Business’ Executive Program.

Shankar Bhaskaran
Shankar Bhaskaran

SVP & GM International Operations

Shankar Bhaskaran
Shankar Bhaskaran

SVP & GM International Operations

Shankar Bhaskaran is responsible for the day to day business operations and ensuring effective alignment and collaboration between key departments within MetricStream. Over the last 15 years at MetricStream, Shankar has leveraged the unique India-US business model for outsourced delivery to onsite locations, while setting up the sales and marketing infrastructure, customer advocacy, delivery management, as well as general administration teams to support scale and go-to market.

Shankar as the head of India field operations, is primarily focused on executing the strategy and operational plans aligned to the strategic vision of the company. He works very closely with department heads on cross-functional collaboration, and consensus building among cross-functional teams, to help influence decision making and faster go-to-market. His focus is on building productive and positive relationships at all levels and ensuring the organization is running effectively and efficiently to meet its goals and objective. Moreover, he ensures that teams are providing executive level reporting, including weekly, monthly, quarterly status reports to manage risks and issues, address new opportunities and improve team communication and collaboration.

Shankar has spent over 25 years in enterprise software and technology, media and new media, and has worked with large corporations such as Time & Fortune, Harvard Business Review, Bennet & Coleman, Living Media, Double-click network, and AltaVista among others, in key marketing, corporate, and brand communication roles. Shankar was also head of business solutions for the Asia Pacific markets with Vista Enterprise Solutions.

Board Members

Gunjan Sinha
Gunjan Sinha

Founder and Executive Chairman

Gunjan Sinha
Gunjan Sinha

Founder and Executive Chairman

Gunjan Sinha is a visionary, entrepreneur, and business leader. He currently serves as the founder and executive chairman of MetricStream. He is probably still best known as the founder of WhoWhere?- an internet search engine which he sold to Lycos in 1998. He is also the co-founder and board member of the customer engagement software company, eGain (NASDAQ: EGAN). Throughout his career, he has been an active investor and board member in numerous successful Silicon Valley start-ups and venture funds.

Gunjan is a strong believer in social entrepreneurship, having helped create Child Family Health International, a United Nations recognized public non-profit, to transform global health education. From 2010 to 2017, Gunjan became the founding board member of the US India Endowment Board - started by the US State Department along with the Office of Science and Technology at the White House – an endowment fund that supports innovation and commercialisation of science and technology for social good in the US and India.

Gunjan is passionate about social innovation, diversity, inclusiveness, and global risk management. He envisions a world that brings the power of socially conscious innovations to better disrupt its risks, and create opportunities for all.

Bruce Dahlgren
Bruce Dahlgren

Chief Executive Officer

Bruce Dahlgren
Bruce Dahlgren

Chief Executive Officer

Bruce Dahlgren serves as CEO at MetricStream. He has more than 30 years of global experience in the IT industry. 

Previously, Dahlgren served as CEO of a Trivest portfolio company. He has also served as EVP and Chief Revenue Officer of Kony, a leading cloud-based enterprise application and mobility solutions provider.  Dahlgren spent more than 10 years at HP and Hewlett Packard Enterprise including serving as HPE’s SVP and Managing Director of the Asia Pacific and Japan Region, and building a startup division into a $5 billion industry leader. 

Dahlgren has a deep background in P&L management, go-to-market and M&A, and spent time earlier in his career in senior management roles at NCR, AT&T and Lexmark. He serves on the Boards of TVS Digital, Altizon and Scienaptic Systems. He earned his master’s and Bachelor of Business Administration degrees from Stetson University and attended the Wharton Executive Education Program. Dahlgren serves on the Board of Trustees of Stetson University. 

Throughout his career, Dahlgren and his family have moved many times, including living in Singapore for five years. He and his wife now reside in the Bay Area and have three grown children.

Edward A. Gilhuly
Edward A. Gilhuly

Sageview Capital

Edward A. Gilhuly
Edward A. Gilhuly

Sageview Capital

Edward Gilhuly is a founding partner of Sageview Capital, LP, an investment firm providing growth capital to small and mid-sized companies in the energy, financial and business services, and technology sectors. Sageview has over $1 billion under management.

Prior to founding Sageview Capital, Edward was at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR) for 19 years. He joined KKR in 1986 in San Francisco, became a partner in 1995, and from 1998 until 2004. he lived in London where he established and oversaw all aspects of KKR’s business in Europe. He also served on KKR’s Investment Committee from its inception in 2000 until his departure in 2005.

Edward has an MBA (Arjay Miller Scholar) from the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University; worked in the mergers and acquisitions group of Merrill Lynch Capital Markets in New York; and graduated from Duke University with a B.A. (Magna Cum Laude) in History and Economics in 1982.

Edward has been on over 20 corporate boards, and is currently a member of the board of directors of Alfresco, Avalara, Envivio, Exaro III, and GoPro, as well as chairman of the board of the Duke Management Company, and a member of the board of trustees of Duke University.

David Campbell
David Campbell

Goldman Sachs

David Campbell
David Campbell

Goldman Sachs

David Campbell is a Managing Director of Goldman Sachs' Merchant Banking Division, investing in growth stage enterprise technology companies since 2004. He also serves on a number of technology company boards.

Previously, David held senior roles within Goldman's Technology Group, including global infrastructure architecture, and in 2002, he was elected Technology Fellow. David started his career developing industry and military technology, and in 1990, he moved to Japan to work in the Fujitsu super computer R&D division. In 1994, he joined Goldman Sachs in Japan, and relocated to New York in 1998.

David has a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and a BA from Queensland University, Australia.

Kenneth T. Latz
Kenneth T. Latz

CM Growth Capital Partners

Kenneth T. Latz
Kenneth T. Latz

CM Growth Capital Partners

Kenneth Latz is a Managing Director in Conway MacKenzie’s restructuring practice, and leader of the firm’s Institutional Investor Services group. Kenneth has over 16 years of experience in financial and operational restructuring, private equity, merger and acquisition advisory services and the management of performing and under-performing companies.

As a restructuring advisor, Kenneth has represented the interests of debtor and creditor constituencies in out-of-court restructurings and formal bankruptcy settings in a variety of industries, including automotive, manufacturing, retail, consumer products, healthcare, and distribution.

Kenneth has also served in various executive management roles for performing and under-performing companies including, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Restructuring Officer, Corporate Controller and Treasurer across a variety of industries and situations.

As leader of Conway MacKenzie’s Institutional Investor Services Group , Kenneth oversees the deployment of the firm’s strategy for the provision of portfolio management and other advisory services to help institutional investors preserve and maximize the value of alternative investments during circumstances of fund-level restructuring, distress, conflict or transition.

Kenneth is currently serving as Managing Director of a middle-market private equity fund following a for-cause removal of the former general partner by the fund’s limited partners.

Kenneth is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and a Certified Turnaround Professional. He has received a Bachelor of Science degree in Accountancy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and holds memberships in the Turnaround Management Association, the Association for Corporate Growth, and the American Bankruptcy Institute.

Prashant Mehrotra
Prashant Mehrotra

Clearlake Capital

Prashant Mehrotra
Prashant Mehrotra

Clearlake Capital

Prashant Mehrotra is a Partner at Clearlake Capital, a leading private investment firm with over $3.5 billion assets under management. With a sector-focused approach, Clearlake seeks to partner with world-class management teams by providing patient, long-term capital to dynamic businesses that can benefit from Clearlake’s operational improvement approach, O.P.S.® Clearlake’s core target sectors are software and technology-enabled services; industrials and energy; and consumer.

Prior to joining Clearlake, Prashant was a Principal at Silver Lake Partners, where he focused on investments in technology and technology enabled industries. Before that, Prashant was a Principal at Tennenbaum Capital Partners where he focused on special situations investments, and he began his career in investment banking in the Technology, Media and Telecommunications Group at Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Prashant currently serves as a director on several Clearlake portfolio boards, including Ivanti Software, NetDocuments, and Syncsort. He also serves on the board of the Association of Asian American Investment Managers (AAAIM). Prashant graduated with a B.S. and M.S. in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University, where he was also a Mayfield Fellow, and he received his M.B.A. from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

Scott Ogur
Scott Ogur

Spruce Investment Advisors

Scott Ogur
Scott Ogur

Spruce Investment Advisors

Scott Ogur, CFA is the CFO, and Managing Director, Private Equity at Spruce Investment Advisors. In these roles, Scott focuses on corporate advisory, direct and co-investing and the firm’s private equity fund of funds business. In addition, he has responsibility for accounting, finance, and human resources. He brings over ten years of advisory and transaction experience.

Earlier in his career, Scott was the Chief Investment Officer and CFO of Scimitar, a Dubai-based private equity firm. At Scimitar, Scott was responsible for transaction due diligence, negotiation support, portfolio company monitoring, and macroeconomic and geopolitical analysis. He was a board member or observer for five portfolio companies, and provided strategic, accounting, and financial advice to the management teams of all of the firm’s portfolio companies.

After Scimitar, Scott was the CFO of Algorithmic Trading Management, where he led deal negotiations for its sale. Scott has also held CFO or interim CFO positions at companies in the consumer services, financial services, and security services industries. Prior to Scimitar, Scott spent three years as a portfolio manager at the JPMorgan Private Bank, where he managed in excess of $1 billion for high net worth individuals and family foundations.

Scott received his MBA with distinction from NYU’s Stern School of Business and BS cum laude in Business Administration (Accounting) from Bucknell University.

Randy Pond
Randy Pond

Independent

Randy Pond
Randy Pond

Independent

Randy Pond oversees the function of corporate affairs and leads Cisco’s global philanthropy efforts as Trustee and Secretary of Cisco’s Foundation and Network Academies. Randy serves as executive sponsor for Cisco’s Community Relations and Sustainability efforts, as well as a country sponsor for the company’s work in South Africa. Randy has also been a March of Dimes volunteer since 2005, is a member of the California Chapter’s South Bay Division Board, and is currently serving as board chair

Previously Randy was Executive Vice President of Operations, Processes, and Systems at Cisco, where he oversaw the functions of human resources, information technology, global business services, corporate affairs, supply chain operations, and legal services. Prior to that, as Vice President of Manufacturing, he oversaw all aspects of manufacturing operations, new product introduction, planning, procurement, production operations, distribution and logistics. He joined Cisco in 1993 as Director of Manufacturing Operations through the acquisition of Crescendo Communications.

Randy’s key accomplishments at Cisco include establishing consistent business processes and operational metrics across the company, enabling double-digit productivity growth, redefining the manufacturing model, delivering Cisco’s new business models into operation, and redesigning the employee value proposition.

Prior to joining Cisco, Pond was Vice President of Finance, Chief Financial Officer, and Vice President of Operations at Crescendo Communications. He has also held various finance and operations positions at Versatec, David Systems, Xerox Corporation, Schlumberger, and Arthur Andersen.

He also chairs the board of the Islamic Networks Group and serves as a board member for CARE USA and the American Leadership Forum (ALF). He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and economics from Ball State University in Indiana, is an advisor for the Miller College of Business Board of Advisors, and a Trustee of the Ball State University Foundation.

Alan Marcus
Alan Marcus

Independent

Alan Marcus
Alan Marcus

Independent

Alan Marcus is a global leader and a noted authority on digital technology, policy and governance mechanisms, Alan has participated as an expert in numerous fora, including Mobile World Congress, WITSA, UN’s Internet Governance Forum, OECD, and ITU. He is co-author of “Beyond Cyber Security”, a hands-on guide that includes the practical steps institutions can take to achieve digital resilience and protect against cyber-attacks while creating value from technology investments and innovation.

He most recently was Head of Technology, Media Digital, Service Industries at the World Economic Forum where he had global responsibility of shaping the agenda across the many activities of the Forum including the Annual Meeting in Davos.  Prior, he had senior management positions at Symbol Technologies and Cisco.

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Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. The firm provides mergers and acquisitions advice, underwriting services, asset management, and prime brokerage to its clients. The firm also engages in market making and private equity deals, and is a primary dealer in the United States Treasury security market.
 

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Sageview Capital

Sageview Capital LP is a private investment firm providing growth capital to small and mid-sized companies in the technology, business services, and financial services sectors. The firm’s investments include Alfresco, Avalara, Demandbase, EverBank Financial, GoPro, MetricStream, Reflexis and United Capital, among others. Sageview was founded in 2006 and is led by Ned Gilhuly and Scott Stuart, former partners of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR) and Dean Nelson, former head of KKR Capstone. The firm has offices in Greenwich, Connecticut and Palo Alto, California.
 

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Kaiser Permanente Ventures

Kaiser Permanente Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of Kaiser Permanente, makes investments in medical devices, diagnostics, healthcare services, and information technology companies that advance the quality and affordability of healthcare. Since its inception in 1997, Kaiser Permanente Ventures has invested in more than 40 venture-capital backed companies at all stages of development, and contributed organizational expertise, time, and resources to the success of these companies.
 

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EDBI

Investing since 1991, EDBI is a Singapore-based global investor in select high growth technology sectors ranging from Information & Communication Technology (ICT), Emerging Technology (ET), Healthcare (HC) and promising Singapore SMEs in strategic industries. As a value creating investor, EDBI assists companies achieve their ambitious goals by leveraging our broad network, resources and expertise. With our growth capital, EDBI supports companies seeking to expand in Asia and globally through Singapore.

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Clearlake Capital Group, L.P.

Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. is a leading private investment firm founded in 2006. With a sector-focused approach, the firm seeks to partner with world-class management teams by providing patient, long-term capital to dynamic businesses that can benefit from Clearlake’s operational improvement approach, O.P.S.® The firm’s core target sectors are software and technology-enabled services; industrials and energy; and consumer. Clearlake has managed over $8 billion of institutional capital since inception and its senior investment principals have led or co-led over 100 investments.
 

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Spruce Investment Advisors

Founded in 2001, Spruce Investment Advisors is a boutique investment advisory firm located in Stamford, Connecticut. Their team of asset allocation, research, investment and trading professionals brings extensive experience from an esteemed list of investment banks, hedge funds and private equity firms. Their hard-learned and specialized expertise gives them broad insight into the markets, managers, companies and strategies in which they invest.
 

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Conway Mackenzie

Conway MacKenzie is a global management consulting and financial advisory firm with expertise in financial and operational restructurings, valuation and opinion services, transaction services, investment banking, case management, and litigation support services. Serving clients in both the private and public sectors, the firm focuses on delivering value in a changing landscape. Linking business plans to operating performance, financial results, and investor expectations, Conway MacKenzie helps ensure today’s performance correlates to tomorrow’s returns.
 

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