Mr. Boese is a distinguished software executive with over 15 years of experience leading and growing technology companies. Before joining Certent, Mr. Boese most recently served as Senior Vice President at Taleo where he led Global Partner and Channel efforts and Public Sector sales activities. Prior to this role, he led SMB Field Operations for Taleo, which encompassed sales, marketing, services and support for companies with under 5,000 employees. Additionally, Mr. Boese led Taleo’s Corporate Business Development team, which completed six acquisitions, including Vurv and Learn.com. He has worked with some of the world’s largest and most recognized technology companies, including SAP, PeopleSoft, Quantum Corporation and Oracle.
Mr. Boese holds an MBA from Duke University and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington. Currently he is a member of the Global Equity Organization (GEO) and the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals (NASPP).