Technology Industry Veteran Brings Deep Private and Public Company Experience as MuleSoft Continues Rapid Growth
SAN FRANCISCO – July 24, 2014 – MuleSoft, the company that makes it easy to connect applications, data and devices, today announced that it has appointed Steve Collins to its board of directors. Steve comes to MuleSoft with over 20 years of business management and financial leadership experience, including his previous roles as CFO of ExactTarget and NAVTEQ.
Steve led ExactTarget through its initial public offering in 2012. Prior to ExactTarget, he served as senior vice president and CFO of NAVTEQ Corporation, where he played a key role in the company’s IPO in 2004, followed by its secondary offering and the sale for $8.1 billion to Nokia Corporation in 2008. He has also held financial leadership positions at The Walt Disney Company, co-founded a technology-focused venture capital firm, and is an acting board member for several leading technology-focused startups.
"As MuleSoft continues to expand rapidly, Steve brings proven experience at high-growth, pre-IPO and public technology companies to the team," said Greg Schott, president and CEO of MuleSoft. "This past year has been one of phenomenal growth for MuleSoft – nearly doubling our number of employees and subscription bookings, as well as making key executive hires. We’re positioned for another record year and excited to welcome Steve to the company’s board of directors."
“MuleSoft is a rare breed of company, with industry-leading technology and an exceptional team,” Collins said. “The problems they’re solving are absolutely critical for any company trying to create new sources of revenue and accelerate product development. I'm looking forward to working closely with the board and the rest of the MuleSoft team to help them capitalize on a tremendous opportunity.”
MuleSoft’s flagship Anypoint Platform™ provides the only unified platform for SOA, SaaS integration and APIs, enabling leading companies worldwide to connect in new ways with employees, partners, customers and devices.
MuleSoft’s mission is to connect the world’s applications, data and devices. MuleSoft makes connecting anything easy with Anypoint Platform™, the only complete integration platform for SaaS, SOA and APIs. Thousands of organizations in 60 countries, from emerging brands to Global 500 enterprises, use MuleSoft to innovate faster and gain competitive advantage. http://www.mulesoft.com/