Murray Rode
Chief Executive Officer
Murray Rode was appointed Chief Executive Officer of TIBCO Software Inc. in December 2014, and brings almost 30 years of experience to his role. Prior to becoming CEO, Murray held the role of Chief Operating Officer at TIBCO, encompassing responsibilities for a range of functions, including Finance, Marketing and Corporate Development, as well as a variety of operating groups and business units. Murray has been with TIBCO (and its predecessor company) since 1995, and has held a number of different roles, including CFO
and EVP Strategic Operations. Prior to joining TIBCO, Murray was a management consultant with a major international consulting firm. Murray holds a BA from
the University of Alberta, Canada.
Bill Hughes
Executive Vice President,
Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel
Bill Hughes is responsible for TIBCO's legal functions. Prior to returning to the U.S. in 2003 as General Counsel, he had been the company's European General Counsel, based in London, England. Between 1989 and his joining TIBCO in 1999 Bill held several in-house legal positions in the technology industry in Europe and the United States. Prior to 1989, he worked in private practice in the areas of corporate, finance and intellectual property law. Bill holds a JD from the University of Notre Dame Law School and a BS in Management from Canisius College.
Matt Quinn
Executive Vice President, Products & Technology and CTO
Matt Quinn leads TIBCO’s Core Products & Technologies Group, bringing focus to a broader go-to-market strategy. As CTO, Matt works to create a common, corporate-wide vision for all TIBCO products and technologies, ensures interoperability and consistent architectural approaches across TIBCO's various product families, and provides overall leadership and coordination of product plans and technology direction. Matt has been with TIBCO for nearly two decades. Prior to serving as CTO, he held several worldwide roles including responsibility for engineering; product vision, delivery, and overall quality; as well as customer enablement. Matt was also a global architect, responsible for some of TIBCO's largest implementations in
diverse areas such as transportation and
logistics, energy, and finance. He received
his BA in Computer Science and Masters
of Applied Science Information
Technology from RMIT University Melbourne.
Rajnish Verma
Executive Vice President,
Worldwide Enterprise Sales
Raj Verma was a major contributor in propelling TIBCO across the $1B annual revenue threshold. His work continues to be instrumental in the development and sale of TIBCO's broad mix of innovative products and services. Prior to being tapped for the role of TIBCO's Executive Vice President,
Worldwide Infrastructure Sales Raj was
Senior Vice President, Sales - Americas.
As Senior Vice President, he was
accountable for revenue, profit
and client satisfaction, in
addition to managing strategy
and sales operations. Prior
to these roles, he was
Chief Marketing Officer,
where he executed
his vision into new and
emerging technology markets
with insightful strategy.
Raj attained his engineering
degree in computer science
and technology from
Bangalore University in 1992.
Murray Rode
Chief Executive Officer
Bill Hughes
Executive Vice President, Chief Administrative Officer & General Counsel
Matt Quinn
Executive Vice President, Products & Technology and CTO
Rajnish Verma
Executive Vice President, Worldwide Enterprise Sales
Tom Berquist
Chief Financial Officer
As Chief Financial Officer, Tom Berquist
is responsible for worldwide financial
operations and reporting, as well as
investor relations. Prior to joining
TIBCO, Tom held CEO and CFO
roles at software companies
including Saba, Corel, and Actian.
In addition to those roles, he has
acted as an Operating Partner at
Vector Capital, spent 10 years on
Wall Street with Citigroup,
Goldman Sachs, and Piper
Jaffray, and six years at Deloitte
implementing financial and
operational enterprise
applications. Tom earned a
BA degree in Accounting and
a MBA in Management &
Marketing from the University
of St. Thomas.
Thomas Been
Chief Marketing Officer
Thomas Been is responsible for worldwide marketing at TIBCO. Prior to becoming CMO, Thomas held the role of TIBCO's vice president of product marketing, where he crossed organizations' boundaries to support cloud, mobile, and Fast Data initiatives. Throughout his 10+ years with TIBCO, he's held a range of roles, both technical and sales-oriented, creating
some of TIBCO's key customer
relationships. Prior to TIBCO, Thomas
helped companies integrate their own
systems and their ecosystem, and has
been involved in key transformation
projects based on integration in
various industries such as Life
Sciences, Telecoms,
Transportation and Logistics.
Thomas holds a Master's Degree
in Physics from the Université
de Nice Sophia Antipolis in France.
Brian Gentile
Senior Vice President and General Manager, TIBCO Analytics
Brian Gentile is responsible for TIBCO's Analytics business unit, which includes both the Spotfire and Jaspersoft platforms. He brings 30 years of technology experience to this role. Prior to joining TIBCO, Brian was chairman and CEO of Jaspersoft where he led the company to commercial success and market leadership. Prior to Jaspersoft, he served as EVP & CMO at Informatica Corporation, SVP & CMO at Aspect Software, and EVP & CMO at Brio Software. Mr. Gentile has also held senior executive roles at Sun Microsystems and Apple Computer. He is currently on the board of directors of WCC Smart Search & Match and an advisor to several Silicon Valley technology companies. Brian holds a BS degree in Marketing and General Business from the University of Arizona and an MBA from Arizona State University.
Vivek Rao
Senior Vice President, Global Professional Services
Vivek Rao leads TIBCO's services organization, which is responsible for delivering complex deployments of mission-critical solutions to TIBCO customers globally. Vivek brings an extensive record of growing and leading successful global services organizations. Most recently, Vivek was responsible for Unisys Corporation's System Integration Services organization, with over 3,000 consultants across more than 50 countries. Prior to that, he ran global operations for a $1.7B technology and services business unit at Unisys. In
addition, Vivek has led professional
services businesses at BEA Systems
and Oracle. Vivek holds an MS
in Management Systems from
Clarkson University, New York;
is a management graduate
from the Indian Institute
of Management, Calcutta;
and has an engineering degree
in Mechanical Engineering
from Bangalore University.
Tom Berquist
Chief Financial Officer
Thomas Been
Chief Marketing Officer
Brian Gentile
Senior Vice President and General Manager, TIBCO Analytics
Vivek Rao
Senior Vice President, Global Professional Services