At Ephox we pride ourselves on bringing in the best and the brightest executives. We started with a core group of talented individuals and as we grow, we continue to add experienced and savvy leaders to our organization.
As founder and CEO of Ephox, Andrew is responsible for the company's strategic direction and execution. He has been an entrepreneur for over 15 years, and on three continents. Prior to co-founding Ephox in 1999, Andrew helped start Webz, a Web development company, as well as Home Computing Connections, a computer services provider targeting consumers. After launching Ephox’s Australian-based engineering team and leading the development of EditLive!, Andrew moved to Silicon Valley to establish Ephox’s headquarters. Since he became CEO in 2004, Ephox has grown its sales by more than 600 percent, increased profits more than tenfold, and developed key strategic partnerships. A member of the entrepreneurial committee of the Silicon Valley Association of Startup Entrepreneurs (SVASE). Andrew was also a board member of Software Engineering Australia and the winner of a Young Australian of the Year Award.
SVP, Products & Strategy
Tim is the Senior Vice President of Products and Strategy, leading product management, product development, strategy, and strategic alliances for Ephox. He brings to Ephox a 30-year track record of excellence in the software and software services business. Prior to joining the company in 2010, Tim held a wide range of positions at IBM. His most recent executive roles included being the Director of Cloud Business Development Strategy for the WebSphere business, the Director of the Webify Solutions and the Director of Portal and Workplace Products for the Lotus division. Tim was also an early member of the team charged with defining and implementing IBM’s Java strategy.
VP, Sales & Business Development
As Vice President of Sales and Business Development, Tom is responsible for Ephox’s worldwide sales activities. Prior to Ephox, Tom was a strategic consultant with Global Apperture and his own company, Providence Place Ventures. During his career, Tom has led of a $140M IBM Global Services team with 250 staff, served as managing director for the private equity group at Silicon Valley Bank, and was the executive in charge of the IBM Venture Capital Group for almost six years. Adept at opening new markets, Tom has extensive background in building partnerships between high-tech companies and multinational corporations.
VP, Finance & Administration
Amy is Ephox’s Vice President of Finance and Administration and is responsible for all aspects of finance, accounting, audit and tax, human resources and administration. She has over a dozen years of financial leadership experience in venture-backed and closely held technology companies. Amy spent the last 12 years of her career as the financial leader at GeoSpot (location-based services), BeHere (next generation VOIP conference phones), iWin (casual games), Aftermind and SeeUthere.com (now StarCite).
Dave leads the Marketing team at Ephox, where he is responsible for the strategic marketing and product marketing for Ephox and its growing product line. Dave brings more than 15 years of marketing experience to the table, and has been led software-marketing teams in the Silicon Valley for 12 of those years. Prior to Ephox, he was Vice President of Marketing at Lyris, a public traded marketing automation company which is known for its email marketing, Web analytics and content management solutions. While at Lyris Dave led the brand creation and launch of the company’s flagship service, Lyris HQ. Before Lyris, Dave was Vice President and General Manager of EmailLabs where he helped develop, launch and solidify EmailLabs as one of the top-tier marketing 'Software-As-A-Service' companies in the marketplace. For fun, Dave enjoys running and dreams of having the time to play golf.
Director of Client Services
Michael is Ephox's Director of Client Services and a 23-year industry veteran with a career spanning software and services at start-ups to positions in Fortune 500 companies. At Ephox, he manages our technical pre-sales, technical support, and professional services activities for customers, partners, and prospects of Ephox. Prior to Ephox, Michael was the practice director of Portal, Collaboration and Web Content Management at Ascendant Technology. Ascendant is IBM Lotus’s largest business partner in Portal and Web Content Management technologies. Prior to Ascendant, he worked in software and services at Process Stream Technology, dotLogix, ICI Acrylics, Sara Lee and Waste Management.
Bill, is a co-founder of Ephox and works with the operations team leading legal, HR and finance projects. He has over 25 years of experience in management consulting, corporate operations and business systems strategy. Prior to Ephox, William was a partner at Gibsons Group, business development manager at UniQuest, director at KPMG and director of strategic management consulting at Ernst & Young.