Kevin is an experienced leader with extensive software and technology industry background at both public and private companies and brings a deep understanding of the operational and financial issues faced by rapidly growing, global companies. Kevin currently serves on the boards of Hortonworks, CallidusCloud and Unitrends. He also serves on the advisory board for Opvizor, and previously served on the board of Quest Software (acquired by Dell).
Kevin Klausmeyer’s background includes service as Chief Financial Officer of several technology enterprises, including The Planet (merged with SoftLayer), RLX Technologies (acquired by Hewlett Packard) and PentaSafe Security Technologies (acquired by NetIQ). He also served as the Principal Financial Officer, Corporate Controller and Chief Accounting Officer for BMC Software, following 13 years of practice in public accounting. As a software finance professional, Kevin was one of the three industry representatives on the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants’ (AICPA) Software Revenue Recognition Task Force that interpreted and provided guidance to the software industry on the U.S. authoritative revenue accounting rules.
Kevin graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Texas with a BBA in Accounting and currently resides in Houston.