Christopher Clark is a global executive with more than twenty years of leadership experience, specializing in mobile IT, security, telecommunications, IoT and AI in software-as-a-service (SaaS) business model.
Chris was formerly President & COO of Fiberlink, an Edison portfolio company that was sold to IBM in 2014. Operating in 25 countries, Fiberlink was a recognized leader in software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions for secure access, device and content management. Following the sale of Fiberlink, Chris led IBM’s mobile security initiatives, was a member of the steering committee for IBM cloud and SaaS transformation, and evaluated M&A opportunities for select targets at IBM.
Previous roles include CEO of Virtela Networks with specific mission to turn around, re-cap and scale the company in the tag switching, VPN global cloud space. The company was successfully sold to NTT. Chris was also the Vice President of Data Products and E-Solutions at Sprint Corporation. He speaks multiple languages and has lived and worked in Europe, Asia, Japan, Brazil and various places in the USA. He is an active mentor to entrepreneurs on the east coast as well as angel investor seed start-ups in the Philadelphia and NJ region. He loves the game of business and how teams scale and not fail.
MBA, New York University, Leonard N. Stern School of Business
BBA, Economics & Finance, Fox School of Business & Management - Temple University