Chief Financial Officer
Steven is a seasoned software executive with 12 years of experience as CFO and 25 years of financial leadership at technology companies. As CFO for Absolute, he is responsible for all global finance, accounting, financial reporting, audit, tax, investor relations and capital planning functions. His expertise in finance, capital markets and M&A has helped raise more than $23 billion in IPO, equity, and debt financing transactions and he has closed 42 M&A transactions representing $98 billion in value.
Prior to joining Absolute, Steven served as CFO at 8x8 (NYSE: EGHT) and before that he was CFO at Elementum, PagerDuty, Rapid7 and iPass. In every role, he helped CEOs build out and scale companies for significant growth and stockholder value creation. With deep experience in cybersecurity, Steven helped take Rapid7 public in one of the most successful IPOs of 2015. Steven has an MBA with Honors from Columbia University and is a former Certified Public Accountant. Steven is an avid chef and mountain climber, including Cotopaxi in Ecuador, Illimani in Bolivia and summiting Mt. Rainer.