At CFO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top San Francisco based CFO’ operating in the Social Media space. If you think a CFO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected]
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Chief Financial Officer of LinkedIn
Steve Sordello oversees financial operations at LinkedIn. Previously, he served as Chief Financial Officer of two Nasdaq publicly-traded companies. In July 2007, Steve joined LinkedIn from TiVo, where he was part of the management team that delivered TiVo’s first-ever quarter of profitability.
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About LinkedIn: LinkedIn is a professional networking site that allows its members to create business connections, search jobs, and find potential clients.
Chief Financial Officer of Twitter
Ned Segal is the new Chief Financial Officer at Twitter. Before this Ned was Senior Vice President of Finance at Intuit, where he most recently led finance for the Small Business Group. Ned was responsible for the division’s financial and strategic planning. During his tenure, the business accelerated total revenue growth and QuickBooks Online subscriber growth while expanding operating margins from 34% to over 40%. Before joining Intuit, Ned served as Chief Financial Officer of RPX Corporation for almost 2 years. He joined Goldman Sachs as head of global software banking, COO tech banking, and other roles. He finished bachelor of science at Georgetown University.
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About Twitter: Twitter is a social networking platform that allows its users to send and read micro-blogs of up to 280-characters known as tweets.
Chief Financial Officer of Meltwater
Martin Hernandez recently joined Meltwater as Chief Financial Officer. Marty is responsible for accounting, business support, finance, human resources, legal, information systems, sales operations, treasury and tax.
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About Meltwater: Meltwater is a media Intelligence & social listening tools for measuring, managing and magnifying corporate reputation.
CFO of Pinterest
Todd Morgenfeld is the chief financial officer at Pinterest since October 5, 2016. Prior to his current role, Morgenfeld worked as vice president, finance at Twitter. His previous positions include senior vice president, treasury, financial analytics and corporate development at Hewlett-Packard, director at Silver Lake Partners, and associate at Goldman Sachs.
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About Pinterest: Pinterest is a visual bookmarking tool for saving and discovering creative ideas.
CFO of Scribd
Tony Grimminck is a Chief Financial Officer of Scribd and Co-Founder of International Connector. Tony has more than two decades of financial, operational, entrepreneurial, and strategy experience at large and small organizations in the private and public sectors. Prior to joining Womply, Tony was CFO at HotelTonight, served in various executive roles at StubHub, and was a Vice President at both Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan. He also co-founded International Connector, an international innovation network and has advised multiple startups. Prior to moving to the U.S., Tony was an officer in the Australian Army, where he led teams engaged in operations on three continents. Tony is a graduate of the Royal Military College, Duntroon and the Australian Defence Force Academy. He has a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of New South Wales, Australia and an MBA from Columbia University, New York.
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About Scribd: Scribd is an unlimited reading subscription that offers access to books, audiobooks, magazine articles, documents and more.
CFO and Executive Vice President of Borqs Technologies
Anthony K. Chan, is our CFO and Executive Vice President, Corporate Finance and has joined our company since April 2015. Mr. Chan has over 30 years of experience in U.S. and China cross border investments and business operations. From July 2013 until March 2015, Mr. Chan served as the President of Asia Sourcing for Portables Unlimited in New York, a distributor of T-Mobile USA. From March 2009 until July 2013, he served as the CFO for Tianjin Tong Guang Digital Broadcasting Co. Ltd, a mobile communications products company. For the 20 years prior to that, he was involved in multiple investment and technology transfer projects between China, the U.S and Europe, in the areas of communication products, chemical fibers, textile machinery and medical equipment. Mr. Chan received both his bachelor’s and MBA degrees from the University of California at Berkeley.
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About Borqs Technologies: Borqs Technologies is a high-tech company providing intelligent terminal software and end-to-end service platforms.
CFO, Asia of Gravity4
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About Gravity4, LydianCoin, RedLotus: Gravity4 is the world’s first high-frequency machine-learning marketing OS, built to enhance the advertising and SaaS industries.
Chief Financial Officer of Untangle
Finance and operations executive Lori Booroojian leads the “behind the scenes” enterprise resource planning for Untangle. Lori joined the company in 2012 as its controller. Prior to Untangle, Lori consulted for small start-up companies and was employed at Adaptec, Inc. Before her industry experience, she was a CPA at Arthur Andersen. As a passionate advocate in her community, Lori was named Volunteer of the Year for her work with Project Cornerstone’s Asset Building Champion, an anti-bullying advocacy group assisting underprivileged youth. Lori also served on the Board of Trustees for Moreland school district for 12 years, with eight of those years as Board President. Lori earned a Bachelor’s degree with Honors in Accounting from Santa Clara University. Lori is an avid hiker and enjoys spending time in the many regional parks and wilderness spaces of the Bay Area.
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About Untangle: Untangle, a network software and appliance company, provides multi-function firewall and internet management applications.
Chief Financial Officer of Outcast
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About Outcast: Outcast is an integrated marketing agency specializing in communications, digital, and creative. We shape brands that shape the future.
CFO of Virtually Live
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About Virtually Live: Virtually Live is a patented, revolutionary technology media to experience live sporting events in computer graphics
CFO of Skycob
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About European tech startups, Skycob: YouTube influencer marketing tool. Helps to find emails of the right influencers to promote your business