TIBCO Executive Leadership

The TIBCO Executive Leadership team comprises a respected roster of TIBCO veterans and accomplished industry professionals who direct the company’s global vision and strategic decisions. They lead by example, putting people first—which translates into an energetic culture and success through dedication. Get to know the individuals who create, support, and carry out TIBCO’s innovative worldwide mission.

Murray Rode

Chief Executive Officer

Murray Rode was appointed Chief Executive Officer 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. 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. As General Counsel, he oversees TIBCO's global legal activities and policies, as well as ethics, regulatory affairs, compliance, risk management, investigations, and brand protection. Bill is also involved in various administrative and development activities. He joined TIBCO in 1999. 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 two decades. He received his BA in Computer Science and Masters of Applied Science Information Technology from RMIT University Melbourne.

Tom Berquist

Chief Financial Officer

As Chief Financial Officer, Tom Berquist is responsible for worldwide financial operations and reporting, as well as investor relations, sales operations, and maintenance renewals, and the implementation of Vista's transformation initiatives. Prior to joining TIBCO, Tom held CEO and CFO roles at software companies including Saba, Corel, and Actian. In addition, he has spent 10 years on Wall Street with Citigroup, Goldman Sachs, and Piper Jaffray, and six years at Deloitte. 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. Under his leadership, the marketing team creatively drives a digital marketing revolution using TIBCO-powered tools and best-of-breed marketing technologies for corporate communications, global customer programs, campaigns, and corporate events to help TIBCO customers navigate their own digital transformation. In 15 years at TIBCO, Thomas has held strategic roles, both technical and sales-oriented, creating some of TIBCO's key customer relationships. Thomas holds a Master's Degree in Physics from the Université de Nice Sophia Antipolis in France.

Michele Haddad

Senior Vice President, Global Human Resources

Michele Haddad is Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources at TIBCO, where she's responsible for the company's global HR strategy, including workforce development and organization effectiveness, benefits and compensation, staffing, and HR processes. She also leads HR transformations and programs to enhance employee engagement across the 30 countries where TIBCO operates. Michele has more than 15 years' experience at TIBCO. She holds an MBA and a BS in Finance, both from Santa Clara University.

Steve Hurn

Senior Vice President of Global Sales

Steve Hurn is Senior Vice President of Global Sales at TIBCO, where he's responsible for establishing sales goals, developing strategic sales plans, and ensuring customer satisfaction. As a seasoned, results-focused leader, Steve is passionate about the cloud as a force for empowering people and organizations to work smarter and drive business growth. While at TIBCO, he has strengthened regional leadership teams, re-ignited growth, and expanded channel partners.

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. 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.

Sean Worthington

Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer

As Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer at TIBCO, Sean Worthington is responsible for mapping IT strategy and leads the company's technology enhancements. With more than two decades of experience, he has a proven track record in leading enterprise-wide programs and implementing best practices for employees. Sean's passion for delivering memorable results shows through as he has transformed IT organizations to meet the accelerated demands of digital business. He received a Bachelor's in Economics and Business from University of California, Santa Barbara.