Prior to becoming CEO of Shunra in 2010, Gary Jackson was CEO of security software provider Ounce Labs, executing the successful sale of the company to IBM in 2009, less than a year after taking charge. A specialist in rapid turnarounds and repositioning of companies, Gary was previously COO at geolocation provider Quova and President and COO at Ozro, a provider of contract negotiation and management software.
Gary also served in a variety of executive sales and operations roles at Vantive, a pioneer in the CRM space, where he was instrumental in the company’s explosive growth and eventual acquisition. His expertise in viral marketing techniques is guiding Shunra’s overall business strategy.
He holds a BA in Business Administration from Boston College.