Flexera Welcomes Marie L. Godfrey as New Senior Vice President of Product
Accomplished Executive to Lead Product Development and Innovation
Itasca, IL - June 11, 2020 Flexera, the company that helps organizations maximize business value from their technology investments, today announced Marie L. Godfrey as its new senior vice president (SVP) of products.
Godfrey will oversee all product strategy, product management and user experience activities that support the profitable growth of Flexera’s offerings that help customers inform and transform their IT ecosystems.
Godfrey joins Flexera from Syncsort, a global leader in data management, where she served as senior vice president of product management for almost two years.
“Marie has extensive experience leading product initiatives that address the unique needs of today’s enterprise IT leaders,” said Jim Ryan, Flexera’s president and CEO. “Flexera is committed to ensuring our products help our clients respond to the unprecedented challenges that face their organization. Marie’s leadership and impressive track record make her a tremendous asset to our team and will help boost our ambitious growth plans.”
Godfrey is an accomplished product executive with deep expertise in commercial software solutions that power Fortune 1000 enterprises. With more than 20 years in the business, she offers executive experience in both publicly held and private equity-backed software businesses. She is an expert in building global product management, strategy, business operations and R&D organizations implementing industry best practices.
Before working at Syncsort, she founded Excellence in Product Management and worked in multiple roles at CA Technologies for 17 years.
“I’m excited to join Flexera during this period of sustained growth,” said Godfrey. “The company’s unparalleled ability to shine a light into customers’ IT ecosystems to illuminate insights that drive better business decisions was a huge factor in my decision to come aboard. I’m looking forward to helping Flexera continue to develop and deliver transformative solutions.”
Flexera saves customers billions of dollars in wasted technology spend. A pioneer in hybrid ITAM and FinOps, Flexera provides award-winning, data-oriented SaaS solutions for technology value optimization (TVO), enabling IT, finance, procurement and cloud teams to gain deep insights into cost optimization, compliance and risks for each business service. Flexera One solutions are built on a set of definitive customer, supplier and industry data, powered by Technopedia, that enables organizations to visualize their Enterprise Technology Blueprint™ in hybrid environments—from on-premises to SaaS to containers to cloud. More than 50,000 customers subscribe to Flexera’s technology value optimization solutions, delivered by 1,300+ team members worldwide. Learn more at flexera.com