Dora Vell

Dora Vell

Dora Vell is the Managing Partner of Vell Executive Search, a boutique executive search firm in Boston focused on recruiting technology executives and board members. Vell has successfully completed numerous board member and C-level executive searches, including CEOs, COOs, CIOs, and Vice Presidents - at both public and private companies.

Prior to founding the firm in 2005, Vell was a Partner at Heidrick & Struggles' Technology practice for seven years.  Before her career in executive search, she worked at IBM for 11 years, managing software engineering organizations of 100 people and software sales organizations with revenues of $150 million. She has also served as an executive assistant to the CEO of IBM Canada for one year.

Vell holds seven worldwide software patents. She has published several Business of Leadership reports on governance and leadership and has been quoted in numerous articles including The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, Business Week, Fortune, Agenda Week, MSNBC, Mass High Tech, the OPUS for the World Economic Forum, Boston Business Journal, The Globe & Mail, CIO Magazine, and IEEE. She also has been a featured speaker on leadership at numerous conferences and at Columbia University's MBA program.

Vell is a member of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD), the Boston CEO Roundtable. She has served on the boards of Framingham State, Entrepreneur's Organization, Goodwill, Mary Centre for developmentally handicapped adults, garage.ca, and RBC Capital Partners.

She has received an MBA from the University of Toronto, a Master in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo, and a Bachelor in Computer Science from Carleton. She has also completed the MIT Entrepreneurial Master’s program.

Website URL: http://www.vell.com

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Tim Clifford

Member of the Board of Directors


> Location: Boston, Massachusetts
> Industry: SaaS
> Other experience: President, ADP Talent Management | CEO, Workscape, Inc. 
> Ownership: Public (NASDAQ: CARB)

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Vincent De Palma

Member of the Board of Directors

> Location: Toronto, ON to Boston, MA
> Industry: SaaS
> Prior Experience: CEO, Shred-it Corporation | President, PBI O/S
> Ownership: Public (NYSE: FLTX)

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Stephen Munford

Member of the Board of Directors

(Promoted to Chairman and interim CEO)


> Location: Greater Boston Area, MA
> Industry: SaaS
> Other experience: Chairman, Sophos | CEO, Sophos
> Ownership: Public (NASDAQ: CARB)

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Brian Halligan

Member of the Board of Directors


> Location: Greater Boston Area, MA
> Industry: SaaS
> Other Experience: CEO, HubSpot | Senior Lecturer, MIT
> Ownership: Public - NYSE: FLTX

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Allison Mnookin

Member of the Board of Directors


> Location: Boston, MA
> Industry: Software as a Service (SaaS)
> Other experience: CEO, QuickBase | VP & GM, QuickBooks, Intuit
> Ownership: Public (NYSE: FLTX)
> Diversity: Gender

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Don Gaspar

Chief Technology Officer / Chief Product Officer

> Location: California to Florida
> Industry: FinTech SaaS
> Other experience: CTO & EVP, Upland Logic | CTO & EVP, Yapstone
> Ownership: PE-backed

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Peter Witonsky

Chief Executive Officer

> Location: Philadelphia to St.Louis
> Industry: HCIT Mhealth
> Other experience: President & CEO, iSirona | Executive Sales & BD Roles
> Ownership: Division of public company

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Javier Manulet

CFO

> Location: Miami, FL
> Industry: Media Provider of Spanish Language content
> Other experience: SVP & CFO, Telemundo | SVP & CFO, NBCU
> Ownership: PE-backed

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Roy King

Chief Executive Officer

> Location: Greater Boston Area, MA
> Industry: Retail LP Solutions
> Other experience: Chairman & CEO, Mercator SW | CEO, Immedient
> Ownership: PE-backed

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Rajan Venkitachalam

VP, Product Management

> Location: Seattle to Boston
> Industry: Human Capital Management (HCM) SaaS
> Other experience: Exec Product Management, ServiceNow | Exec Product Management, Microsoft
> Ownership: PE-backed
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