Razat GauravChief Executive Officer
Razat Gaurav is chief executive officer of Planview, joining the company in 2021. Razat has over 20 years of experience in the enterprise software space, with a proven track record of driving innovation-based growth and scaling up technology businesses. He is a trusted advisor to leading executives, boards and investors on topics related to digital transformation initiatives.
Prior to joining Planview, Razat was the CEO of LLamasoft, the leader in AI-based supply chain design and decisioning software. At LLamasoft, he drove an expanded product vision combined with a purpose-driven culture enabling the company to more than double its revenue in three years and resulted in a successful $1.5 billion acquisition by Coupa in November 2020. Prior to LLamasoft, Razat held leadership positions at Blue Yonder, i2 Technologies and Ernst & Young’s management consulting practice. He also served on the Board of Directors of Sparta Systems and LLamasoft. Razat was recognized by Goldman Sachs as one of the 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs of 2020.
Razat serves on the Advisory Board of the University of Michigan’s Industrial and Operations Engineering (IOE) department. He is also engaged in various philanthropic and policy initiatives related to medical research, STEM education across minorities and efforts to reduce carbon emissions. Razat graduated with honors in Engineering from the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago.
Todd SandersChief Financial Officer
Todd Sanders is chief financial officer, responsible for Planview’s global finance, accounting, sales operations, and business applications activities and teams. Todd has more than 20 years of experience working with innovative software and technology companies to help them deliver appreciable revenue growth, improve operational efficiencies and profitability, and achieve long-term value creation.
Prior to joining Planview in late 2018, Todd served as executive vice president and chief financial officer for Symphony RetailAI with responsibility for the worldwide finance, accounting, legal, and IT functions. He also has served in financial leadership positions at Retalix (now NCR) and Fujitsu. Todd has a bachelor’s degree in finance from Louisiana State University in Shreveport and is licensed as a certified public accountant in the state of Texas.
Patrick A. TickleChief Product Officer
Patrick Tickle is chief product officer, responsible for Planview’s Products organization spanning strategy, development and delivery of the company’s market-leading Portfolio Management and Work Management solutions. Patrick has over 20 years of experience in product management, product development, cloud operations, and marketing across a wide range of technology solutions.
Prior to joining Planview in 2006, Patrick served as vice president of marketing and product management of ITM Software, where he executed category development and product strategy. He also has held a variety of product management and marketing positions at Terraspring (an enterprise software company acquired by Sun Microsystems), MIPS, and Silicon Graphics. Patrick has a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the University of North Carolina.
Beth WeeksChief Information Officer and Vice President, Cloud Operations
Beth Weeks is chief information officer and vice president of cloud operations. She is responsible for setting the strategic direction for cloud platforms, tools, and processes for streamlining the day-to-day cloud operations, and for Planview’s security program and strategic initiatives. With more than 30 years of computer software experience, Beth has led Software as a Service (SaaS) transformations and helped product engineering organizations build and deliver enterprise software as SaaS and Platform as a Service (PaaS).
Before joining Planview in 2017, Beth was senior vice president of product engineering and cloud operations at WP Engine, leading product development and cloud operations for multiple global data centers hosting more than 500,000 websites. She also has held leadership positions at Zilliant, Vignette (acquired by Open Text), and Intergraph. With a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Kentucky, Beth was inducted into their Hall of Distinction in 2014 and has served on the College of Engineering Deans Advisory Council for the last 10 years. Her distinctions include being honored as a Top 25 Profiles in Power & Woman of Influence by the Austin Business Journal.
Jeff BolkeExecutive Vice President, Sales
Jeff Bolke is executive vice president, sales, with global responsibility for revenue generation, business development, and partner programs across North America, EMEA, and APAC. Jeff is a highly accomplished sales and operational leader, with 20 years of senior-level expertise in multi-product, multi-channel companies.
Before joining Planview in 2017, Jeff served as general manager at Austin-based Accruent with responsibility across go-to-market functions. He also has held sales leadership positions at UnboundID, Zag.com, DataCert, Motive, Trilogy, and IBM, and has a bachelor’s degree in petroleum engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.
Cameron van OrmanExecutive Vice President, Chief Marketing Officer
Cameron van Orman is executive vice president, chief marketing officer, responsible for all aspects of Planview’s global marketing, digital demand generation, and customer marketing. Cameron has more than 20 years of enterprise leadership experience driving transformational change, business agility, and market growth.
Prior to joining Planview in 2019, Cameron held senior marketing positions at CA Technologies (now Broadcom), where he was instrumental in the integration of Rally into the CA portfolio and he championed the internal Agile transformation of the CA marketing organization. Cameron also has served in strategic marketing, sales, and operations roles at BlueArc, Pillar Data Systems, Sun Microsystems, and StorageTek. He has a bachelor’s degree in economics and math from Dartmouth College and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and is on the board of the Children’s Diabetes Foundation.
Scott HardeyExecutive Vice President, Customer Renewals
Scott Hardey is executive vice president, customer renewals, responsible for global customer operations and renewals across all Planview product lines. He is also executive sponsor of the Planview Horizons customer conference. With more than 25 years of enterprise sales and customer service expertise, Scott has been an innovator at Planview creating premium care options, accelerating access to consulting resources via remote advisory services, and launching a global customer success practice.
Prior to joining Planview in 1997, Scott held a management position with Fritz Companies (acquired by UPS) and worked for Texas Instruments. Scott has a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Tulane University and a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Texas at Dallas.
Jay NelsonExecutive Vice President, Chief People Officer
Jay Nelson is executive vice president, chief people officer. He is responsible for human resources, customer-facing enablement, organizational development, and culture and engagement initiatives to create a great place to work for all Planview team members. Jay has over 20 years of human resources experience leading HR teams, partnering with business leaders, and developing organizational capability and culture programs across diverse environments in technology, consumer packaged goods, and nonprofit sectors.
Before joining Planview in 2015, Jay was vice president of human resources at Vertafore, a midsize technology company serving the insurance industry. Prior to Vertafore, he held HR leadership roles at the Campbell Soup Co, as well as positions on several nonprofit agencies and boards. Jay has a master’s degree in human resources from the University of Scranton and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of San Diego.
Rob ReesorCTO and Senior Vice President, Product Development
Rob Reesor is CTO and senior vice president, product development, responsible for managing and growing the development team while delivering on Planview’s product roadmap. He brings more than 35 years of experience in all phases of the product lifecycle, including programming, product management, quality assurance, and project management.
Rob joined Planview in 2008, previously having served in software development leadership positions at Austin Logistics, Hire.com, TIBCO, IntelliCorp, and Virtual Vineyards. Rob holds both a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in computer science from the University of Oregon.
Louise K. AllenSenior Vice President, Product Management and Solutions Marketing
Louise K. Allen is senior vice president, product management and product marketing, responsible for product strategy, positioning, and roadmaps for Planview’s Portfolio Management and Work Management solutions. She has more than 20 years of experience in all facets of bringing technology products to market.
Louise joined Planview in 2008 from QuickArrow, where she served as vice president of product strategy and drove the company from self-funded startup to consistently profitable. She also has held leadership positions with Tivoli Systems, an IBM company, and NetQoS. Louise has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Trinity University and an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.
Eric S. HurleyExecutive Vice President, Legal Affairs
Eric Hurley is vice president, legal affairs, responsible for corporate security, governance, intellectual property, and litigation for Planview globally. He has more than 25 years of experience implementing creative, value-oriented contract negotiation and management, business process, and intellectual property strategies in the software, hardware, and computer services industries.
Eric joined Planview in 2008 from Motion Computing, where he managed global legal affairs and all transactional, intellectual property, compliance, regulatory, and corporate governance affairs. He also has held leadership positions with Pavilion Technologies, CSC Financial Services Group, and Hogan Systems. Eric has a bachelor’s degree in business administration and a business law certificate from Southern Methodist University and is a co-inventor on two issued United States patents.