Greg Clark - CEO
Mr. Clark has more than 23 years of leadership experience successfully growing technology companies through innovation, focus and execution. He has a strong technology background that spans security, cloud services, supply chain and network management. During his tenure at Blue Coat, Mr. Clark has led the company through several strategic acquisitions that have accelerated the company’s growth and position in the rapidly growing cyber security market. In March, Mr. Clark guided Blue Coat through the sale of the company from private-equity firm Thoma Bravo to Bain Capital for $2.4 billion, with the intent of returning the company to the public markets.
Prior to joining Blue Coat, Mr. Clark was President and CEO of Mincom, a global software and services provider to asset-intensive industries. At Mincom, he expanded the company’s market opportunity and revenue with the addition of cloud-based solutions. The company was acquired by the ABB Group in July 2011. Before joining Mincom, Mr. Clark served as President and Chief Executive Officer at E2open (NASDAQ: EOPN), a leader in supply chain networks. Mr. Clark was one of E2open’s founders and transformed E2Open from an early startup into a market-leading solutions provider supporting more than 15,000 customers worldwide.
Earlier in his career, Mr. Clark founded security software firm Dascom. In 1999, IBM acquired the company, and the technology became the foundation for the Tivoli security product line. At IBM, Mr. Clark was a Distinguished Engineer and vice president of IBM's Tivoli Systems, where he was instrumental in defining and selling IBM security and management products. He previously held senior roles with global IT companies, such as AT&T Unix Software Operation and Unix System Labs.
Mr. Clark holds a B.S. from Griffith University.