Valerie is the CFO and SVP, Strategy at GuideSpark. An enterprise technology veteran with more than 20 years of software experience in Silicon Valley, Valerie brings a unique combination of strategic leadership and operational excellence to her role.
Valerie’s executive and management career spans both public software companies such as SAP and Business Objects and private VC-backed SaaS companies such as Mindjet and Spigit. The breadth of Valerie’s roles includes strategy, product management, corporate development, business development, legal and finance. During her nearly decade-long investment banking career, Valerie guided companies through their funding cycles and served as a trusted M&A advisor.
Valerie earned a B.A. in Psychology from the University of California, Berkeley and received her J.D. from Stanford Law School.