Charlie Velasquez, Chief Corporate Development Officer, leads Syntellis’ Corporate Development, Alliances, and Strategic Management teams. He is a strategic finance and operations leader with over 30 years of management experience in all aspects of finance, accounting, operations, sales, corporate development, and product management for both Private Equity- and Venture Capital-backed companies. 

Charlie served as Chief Financial Officer at Centrify, Skybox Security, Arxan Technologies, CollabNet/VersionOne, AccelOps, and Tidal Software. He was also Director of Operations and Product Management at Cisco Systems’ Cloud Solution Management Theater Group, where he gained a unique perspective on diverse business units. 

Charlie is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and has a B.S. in Accounting from San Francisco State University.