Ruben Castaño is an accomplished professional with an extensive track record in success building. Castaño has immeasurable success in scaling strategies and operations that drive high-velocity revenue growth, profitability, and expanding market share in B2B SaaS organizations. His 25+ years of experience includes C-level and management positions at companies such as Blue Software LLC and 1WorldSync.
Henry Tran is an executive with 20+ years of business and technology experience, including leadership roles at Virtustream, PROS, Rackspace, and Alert Logic. Tran has built his career successfully transforming organizations’ Product Management, Technology, Customer Success, and Operations capabilities, including converting established, traditional software businesses to SaaS. Tran started his career as an engineer with a Cisco Certified Internetwork Engineer certificate, where he was awarded two patents.
Luiz Martins boasts more than 25 years of experience in marketing, sales, and operations at several multinational companies. As an executive at Esko, 1WorldSync, and Mitsubishi, Martins established a track record of success globally launching SaaS-based technologies. Early in his career, Martins was a partner and Brazil country manager for a start-up company funded by J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley.
Joakim Jönsson brings his 20+ years of experience in online environments to 6Connex, where he supports the company strategy, leading the product strategy and roadmap. His experience was acquired by leading teams in both Singapore and London for well-known players in the industry, including ON24 and Virtue Broadcasting (now WorldTV).
Geoffrey Wellen has excelled in helping companies design and deliver world-class service that exceeds customer expectations for more than 30 years. His global experience in service delivery includes transforming large organizations and managing extensive vendor partner networks in start-up, high-growth, and blue-chip companies, including Apple, CDW, CareerTrack Seminars, and AT&T. Wellen earned a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Colorado, Denver, and a Master of Hospitality Administration degree from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.
Emily Wilson is a seasoned financial executive, with more than 20 years of experience in financial management and operations, including venture capital fundraising, debt lending, and corporate restructuring. In her most recent role as Vice President of Finance at Perspectium, she led improvement initiatives to optimize efficiency, drive profitability, and fuel top line growth. Prior to her role at Perspectium, Emily held leadership positions at Awarepoint, ALOR, and TC Digital Games, LLC. Emily holds a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in accountancy from Wake Forest University, and is a Certified Public Accountant
Blair Morris brings more than nine years of initiating and delivering sustained results and effective change across a wide range of areas including operations, digital transformation, customer experience, and sales. Blair has an established track record of success in strategizing and driving high-performing teams to bring about fundamental change and improvement in strategy, process, and profitability.
Jon Bohrer brings more than 20 years of leadership experience with supply chain and B2B SaaS technology companies. Bohrer has consistently improved sales processes, operations, and commercial business strategies with global customers. In addition to leading commercial operations at Esko, 1WorldSync, and Filtration Group, Bohrer played critical roles on the transition teams following acquisition. Early in his career, Bohrer co-founded a venture-funded internet start-up, which gave him great perspective and experience in business strategy and processes.
Girdley manages the firm’s strategic initiatives including acquisition strategy and growth planning/execution. He also adds technical expertise to Dura’s business operations. Previously, Girdley was Managing Director of the Geekdom Fund, a seed-stage tech venture capital fund with $50+ million under management that has invested in over 50 high-growth tech companies. Girdley has also co-founded several tech-related companies and nonprofits: Codeup, Alamo Angels, and the RealCo Accelerator. Prior to diving into San Antonio’s tech sector, Girdley was CEO of Alamo Fireworks, the largest retailer of consumer fireworks in Texas. Under his leadership, the family business transitioned from third to fourth generation leadership and grew by over 50%. Academically, Girdley’s background is rooted in technology. He received a BS in Computer Science from Lafayette College.