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Leadership Team

  • Joe Payne Joe Payne President and CEO

    Joe brings to Code42 more than 20 years of leadership and a proven track record with high-growth software companies. He has a broad experience base in delivering software and Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions to enterprises across numerous industries. As President and CEO of Code42, he drives the company’s strategic direction and oversees all operations.

    Prior to Code42, Joe was Chairman and CEO of Eloqua—a SaaS business—where he recruited and led the team that grew Eloqua’s revenue from $11M to $125M in just six years. Joe led Eloqua’s successful IPO in 2012 and subsequent sale to Oracle for $957M in 2013.

    Prior to Eloqua, Joe was President and COO of iDefense, a VeriSign company, where he was responsible for all company operations. Before joining iDefense, he served as President and CEO of e-Security Inc. and President and CEO of eGrail. Joe began his career in brand management where he worked on the Coca-Cola brand and the Mr. Clean brand at Procter & Gamble.

    Joe currently serves on the Board of Directors of Cornerstone OnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD), TrackMaven, and First Focus Campaign for Children, a non-partisan, not-for-profit advocacy organization.  Joe previously served on the boards of Dealertrack, Plex, Eloqua, e-Security, eGrail, and Ecutel.

    Joe received his M.B.A. from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University where he was a Fuqua Scholar. He is a Magna Cum Laude graduate of Duke University. When not hard at work, you can find Joe cheering for the U.S. National Soccer Team, his beloved Duke Blue Devils or the hapless Washington Redskins. Joe is married with four children.

  • Tim Connor Tim Connor Chief Financial Officer

    As CFO, Tim’s core responsibilities at Code42 include financial reporting and analysis, and investor relations. He focuses on initiatives that scale Code42’s financial and administrative infrastructure, and also oversees the company’s business enablement, human resources, legal and facilities functions.

    Tim brings more than three decades of executive-level financial experience. Prior to joining Code42, he was chief financial officer at Datalogix, where he was responsible for all finance and administrative functions until its acquisition by Oracle in 2015. Tim also previously served as chief financial officer and senior vice president of operations at Access Health (until its acquisition by McKesson) and as managing director in technology investment banking at Lehman Brothers. In addition, Tim is a partner at Sequel Venture Partners, where he has invested in and served as a board member for several early-stage, high-growth SaaS and technology companies.

    When he’s not crunching the numbers, you’ll find Tim enjoying all the biking, golfing and skiing that Boulder, CO has to offer.

  • Karen Pisha Customer Success SVP

    Karen has built customer success programs for world-class brands like Adaptive Insights, Oracle and Eloqua—where she managed Customer Success teams and post-sale customer functions. By focusing teams on tech adoption and customer satisfaction, Karen helped Eloqua, an Oracle acquisition, more than triple revenues over four years and expand sales to its existing customer base. Prior to her role as SVP of Global Account Services at Eloqua, Karen served as global VP of Professional Services for SuccessFactors, where she ramped professional services team and revenues through a successful IPO. Out of the office, Karen boats, cycles and enjoys the outdoors with her family.

  • Mike Robbins Worldwide Sales SVP

    Mike is responsible for building domestic and international business at scale while supporting customer success as the company’s top priority. His background working with large corporations as well as with start-ups uniquely positions him to lead the team charged with building and accelerating the growth of net new acquisition at Code42. Most recently, Mike served as the Senior Vice President of North America Commercial Business for the Salesforce Marketing Cloud.

    Robbins played college baseball at University of Detroit Mercy and went on to play professionally with the Chicago White Sox. A native of Detroit, Mike is proud to call Indianapolis home, but Motown is always close to his heart.