Frank Fanzili

Frank Fanzilli is an experienced corporate board member and advisor to both public and private companies in the enterprise software, cloud and big data industries. He spent 18 years at Credit Suisse First Boston (CSFB) and Credit Suisse, where he was Global Chief Information Officer, leading the company’s global IT strategy and operations. During his tenure at CSFB, Fanzilli had global responsibility for the firm’s extensive IT resources, managing more than 4,000 IT professionals and more than $2 billion in spending.

He currently serves on the boards of directors at Sugar CRM, where he is Chairman of the Compensation Committee, CommVault (CVLT), Enterprise DB, and iBoss. Previously, Frank has been on the board of many notable companies, including Calypso (acquired in 2016 by a PE consortium), 1010Data (acquired in 2016 by Advance Newhouse), PeopleSoft (acquired by Oracle), and Avaya (acquired by Silverlake/TPG), among others. Frank has been involved in many notable tech company transactions, and continues to be involved in a number of private software companies, venture firms, and incubators. He is also one of the longest serving independent directors at the The Linux Foundation, where he is Chairman of the Audit Committee.