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.
Chief Executive Officer
Dan Streetman is the Chief Executive Officer of TIBCO. Dan is an expert in driving growth initiatives, innovation and customer success, and he has been part of significant digital transformations at BMC Software, Salesforce, C3, Siebel and others. He is a strong advocate for creating cultures of innovation and teamwork and he honed his leadership skills as an Army officer, where he served in Iraq combat operations and received decorations including the Bronze Star medal. He actively advocates for veterans and serves on several non-profit boards supporting veteran education and employment. Dan is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Military Academy at West Point and earned an MBA at Harvard Business School.
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.
Chief Operating Officer
Matt Quinn manages TIBCO's day-to-day operations and is instrumental in the growth and development of TIBCO's products and technologies, including the TIBCO Connected Intelligence Cloud. Formerly serving in executive roles including Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President, Products and Technology, Matt has spent more than 20 years with TIBCO leading large-scale transformations to organizational structure and product strategy. He received his BA in Computer Science and Masters of Applied Science Information Technology from RMIT University Melbourne.
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.
Fred Studer is the Chief Marketing Officer of TIBCO. He's had a distinguished career in marketing, creative, and product management, with more than 25 years in the high tech industry. Previously, as the CMO of FinancialForce, he led the modernization of the brand, defined a targeted go-to-market model, and helped to dramatically improve marketing ROI and efficiency. Studer has also led worldwide marketing as the CMO of Gigamon and NetSuite, and before that, spent several years at Microsoft and Oracle. Originally from Denver, Colo., Studer received his B.S. in accounting and finance from the University of Colorado Boulder and is a board member of the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business.
Chief Technology Officer
As the global Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at TIBCO, Nelson Petracek is helping to shape the development of TIBCO's emerging technology platforms and products. With over 20 years of experience, Nelson works to deliver solutions for the next stage of digital business, drawing upon his deep knowledge of cloud, blockchain, low-code applications, microservices, and event processing. A strong technology evangelist, he works with customers to identify and define the appropriate use of various technologies and architectures, and advises on best practices and information delivery patterns. Nelson received his Bachelor of Commerce in Computational Science from the University of Saskatchewan.
Chief Information Officer
As the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at TIBCO, Sharon Mandell steers the company's IT footprint. She provides global communications, computing, and security infrastructure that drives TIBCO's internal business operations. With more than 20 years of industry experience, Sharon helps TIBCO meet the needs of the modern enterprise by creating real business value from within. Prior to joining TIBCO, she was most recently a partner at StrataFusion and CIO at Harmonic. Sharon holds a BA in Computer Science from Temple University and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.
Executive Vice President, Global Sales
Steve Hurn is Executive 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.
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.
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.
Senior Vice President, Customer Excellence
Jeffrey Hess is TIBCO's Senior Vice President of Customer Excellence. Hess drives the transformation of the company's customer engagement, expanding adoption of TIBCO's Connected Intelligence Cloud platform. His experience in customer success spans more than two decades. As SVP of Worldwide Pre-Sales and Customer Experience at BMC Software, Hess developed a modernized end-to-end customer experience and created a unified, high-performing global organization to support all critical go-to-market activities. He also successfully led teams as an SVP and General Manager of Industry Value Engineering at SAP by aligning go-to-market strategies to create differentiated and unique experiences for customers. He holds a BS in Chemical Engineering from the University of Delaware, as well as an MBA in International Finance from Emory University.