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Todd Ford, Coupa

Todd Ford, Chief Financial Officer Coupa.

Todd Ford is CFO at Coupa, the cloud platform for business spend management. Coupa's comprehensive platform empowers CFOs to gain visibility and control over all aspects of business spend and maximize the value of every dollar spent.

At Coupa, Ford is responsible for several key operational teams including accounting, finance, corporate development, sales operations and IT. As a seasoned CFO with a track record of success, Ford has taken three companies public: Coupa, MobileIron and Rackable Systems (now HP Enterprise).

In addition to his broad experience in finance and operations, Ford was CEO and co-founder of FCC an Inc. 500 management consulting firm that specialized in technology solutions for mid-market companies. He was also a founding general partner at Broken Arrow Venture Capital that invested in early stage growth companies.

After earning his B.S. in accounting at Santa Clara University, he began his career with Arthur Andersen and Ernst & Young. Ford currently sits on the board of directors for Performant Financial Corporation and chairs the audit committee.