Mike Braun was most recently the President and Chief Executive Officer of Intacct Corporation, a leader in cloud based accounting and financial management software for small and medium businesses using the software-as-a-service (SaaS) model. Mr. Braun led a period of rapid investment and growth and was one of the Top 100 Most Influential People in the Accounting Profession. He retired in late 2009 and was named Chief Executive Officer Emeritus of Intacct. After retirement, he worked part-time as Dean's Executive Professor of Information Systems at the Leavey School of Business at Santa Clara University. Mr. Braun has over 40 years of experience in the information technology industry spanning businesses of all sizes and most product categories. He was also Chief Executive Officer of The Interim CEO Network, a specialized recruiting firm he founded; Neuron Data which he transformed to become Blaze Software and go public; and Kaleida Labs, the pioneering multimedia joint venture of Apple and IBM. Mr. Braun spent over 23 years at IBM including being General Manager of four divisions: Global Small Business; Global Consumer Division; Fireworks Partners, a venture capital firm; and the Multimedia Division. He holds a BA and an MBA from the University of Rochester.