AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gravitant®, the leading software company in the enterprise cloud brokerage and management market, today announced it has hired Ken Kieley as its Chief Financial Officer.
“We are extremely pleased to have an executive of Ken’s caliber join Gravitant to lead our finance organization,” said Mohammed Farooq, Chairman and CEO, Gravitant. “Ken is a seasoned financial executive. He helped take RetailMeNot public last year and has been a CFO at numerous highly successful startups in Austin. He’s exactly the kind of talent we need at Gravitant as we drive our growth.”
Prior to joining Gravitant, Ken was Senior Vice President of Finance at RetailMeNot where he helped grow the company from 5 employees and $12M in revenue to 430 employees and more than $200M in revenue. Ken led the finance team for RetailMeNot’s July 2013 IPO that valued the company in excess of $1 billion. Prior to RetailMeNot, Ken was CFO of a number of networking and software companies including Uplogix, Wayport (which was acquired by AT&T) and Netsolve (which he led to a successful IPO and subsequent sale to Cisco).
“I am excited to join Gravitant,” said Ken. “This is a company that is poised for strong growth as a leader in the business of cloud computing.”
Gravitant provides transformational cloud brokerage and management software. We power the longest running enterprise cloud brokerage in the industry and are trusted by some of the largest enterprises in the country for their IT-as-a-Service platform. Gravitant’s cloudMatrix makes it easy to select, procure, consume, and manage cloud services and enables users to move from a slow service-ticket model to an agile design-to-order model. The results: improved time-to-value from months to minutes and IT costs slashed by up to 50%.