Agenda

11:00am – 5:30pm ET

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Speakers

Oluwatoyin Aralepo

Yashwant Divakar

Director, Solution Engineering HighRadius

Adam Tesan

CRO Chargebee

David Appel

Head of Software & SaaS Vertical Sage Intacct

Shivang Patel

Sr. Director of Solutions Engineering FloQast

Peter Nesbitt

VP of Finance Teampay

Shaka Senghor

Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion TripActions

Michael Sindicich

Alex Bean

Co-founder and Chief Business Officer Divvy

Thejo Kote

CEO & Founder Airbase

Ed Schaffer

CFO Canto

Todd Spartz

CFO Limeade

Ben Murray

Founder TheSaaSCFO.com

Fuad Ahmad

CFO Chargebee

Justin Hsu

Sr. Director of Finance and Controller Kong

Todd McGuire

Chief of Staff Tipalti

Oluwatoyin Aralepo

Oluwatoyin Aralepo is a first class accounting graduate. A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountant of Nigeria (ICAN), Fellow of the Institute of Information Management of Africa and an Alumni of the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), with over 15 years’ wealth of experience across Banking, Telecoms and Fintech. Areas of expertise include finance strategy and business partnering, financial planning, analysis & reporting, audit and business assurance, financial controls and governance. She was the Head of Budget in UBA - responsible for over 400 business offices budget preparation and consolidation; Commercial Controller and Financial Controller at Airtel Nigeria where she managed portfolio of over 1bn dollar and supported cost initiatives that saved millions of dollars, and CFO of Cellulant Nigeria. She recently founded Africa Finance & Strategy Hub to support businesses especially SMEs have access to professional financial management skills, and tools that will assist them to understand, manage and scale their businesses. She wants to help businesses build financial structures to maximize their cash and profit. She is a very passionate and unassuming entrepreneurial role model to young women.

Yashwant Divakar

Director, Solution Engineering HighRadius
Yash Divakar has been with HRC for almost six years. In his roles, he has designed and implemented multiple complex HRC solutions specializing on the Payments portion (CashApp + EIPP). Yash is currently a Director, Solution Engineering whose team Conducts Digital Transformation Assessments, and Builds Business Cases/ROI presentations.

Adam Tesan

CRO Chargebee
With 20 year’s experience in the technology industry Adam has a unique understanding of driving high growth in SaaS and Digital Marketing businesses globally in both the Public and Private sectors. Adam currently manages Chargebee’s Revenue Organization which includes Sales, Customer Success and Partnerships. Prior to joining Chargebee Adam was running Sales & Marketing for Empyr to transform the digital advertising Online-to-Offline (O2O) space. Previously Adam worked as VP Global Sales & Marketing at Everyone Counts, a SaaS platform for election administration and VP of Sales at Active Network, a global marketplace and insights platform for activities and events helping them grow from $30M to $500M and IPO.

David Appel

Head of Software & SaaS Vertical Sage Intacct
David leads Sage Intacct’s strategy and execution in engaging with and supporting the business of the world’s top SaaS, Subscription, and Software companies.  He has held similar roles at NetSuite, Bill.com, and IBM.

Shivang Patel

Sr. Director of Solutions Engineering FloQast
Shivang is the Director of Solutions Engineering at FloQast and has been with the company for over 5 years. He began his accounting career as an Auditor at Armanino, and from there moved to Rokus Wireless as an Accounting Manager where his focus was facilitating the global month-end close.

Peter Nesbitt

VP of Finance Teampay
Peter Nesbitt is VP of Finance at Teampay. Prior to joining the company, he held several leadership positions at Unified and Bitly where he managed financial strategy and execution as well as accounting activities.

Shaka Senghor

Head of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion TripActions
Shaka Senghor is the Head of Diversity, Equality and Inclusion at TripActions. His memoir Writing My Wrongs: Life, Death and Redemption in an American Prison debuted on The New York Times and The Washington Post Best Seller Lists. He also is a recurring TEDx speaker and the co-host of the Hustlin' Tech Podcast with Ben Horowitz. Senghor was also named the 2020 Social Justice Warrior of the Year.

Michael Sindicich

Michael Sindicich is the GM of TripActions Liquid. Prior to his transition into leading the TripActions Liquid product, Michael was the VP of Enterprise Sales for TripActions. He has been with the company for five years, joining as an early employee and the company's first Sales hire.

Alex Bean

Co-founder and Chief Business Officer Divvy
Driven by a passion for entrepreneurship and innovation, Alex co-founded Divvy in 2016 when he realized the financial sector—one of the world’s largest industries—lacked an innovative product to help companies manage their spending. He now oversees all strategic initiatives at Divvy with a special focus on growth and partnerships. With a B.S. in global studies from Brigham Young University, Alex is a student of the world. He once camped on the Great Wall of China and is slowly making his way across all seven continents (with three to go).

Thejo Kote

CEO & Founder Airbase
Thejo Kote is the co-founder and CEO of Airbase, the leading spend management platform for small and midsize companies. Founded in 2017, Airbase raised over $30m from Bain Capital Ventures and First Round Capital. Thejo’s first company, Automatic, was acquired by Sirius XM for over $100m.

Ed Schaffer

CFO Canto
With over 25 years experience in general and financial management leadership roles - including 10 years in SaaS - Ed Schaffer served most recently as Hired, Inc.’s CFO, having sold the company to Adecco late last year. Prior to Hired, Mr. Schaffer held a number of senior management roles overseeing Finance, as well as, other functions including general management, at Leadspace, Rimini Street, Monster Worldwide, Intuit and oDesk. Mr. Schaffer also served in the corporate audit group for GlaxoSmithKline, and was an operations consultant at Accenture (previously Anderson Consulting), serving a wide range of companies, including global, Fortune 500 and midmarket organizations. Mr. Schaffer holds an MBA from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business and a BA in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania.

Todd Spartz

CFO Limeade
Todd is the Chief Financial Officer at Limeade, responsible for directing Limeade investments and overseeing financial reporting, focusing on driving continued growth and shareholder value for the company. Todd has held CFO and other senior finance roles in B2B organizations for over 20 years. Prior to joining Limeade, Todd was the CFO of UserZoom, overseeing fundraising of over $100 million in equity while scaling revenue significantly. Todd lives in San Jose, California with his wife and three children.

Ben Murray

Founder TheSaaSCFO.com
Ben has 25 years of finance and accounting experience in the airline and software industries. From debits and credits to strategic finance, he rose from the ranks of FP&A analyst to SaaS CFO. Throughout his roles, he has improved the finance function with a focus on people, process, and technology. He shares his knowledge of SaaS finance at TheSaaSCFO.com, SaaSin60.com, and TheSaaSAcademy.com

Fuad Ahmad

CFO Chargebee
High-energy, focused, analytical, career-driven executive with high-caliber management qualifications, acute technical skills, and vast experience in building and leading corporate finance and general accounting organizations. Key provider of financial advisory and consulting services to the Board and CEO, and contributor to enterprise-level vision, strategy and decision-making.

Justin Hsu

Sr. Director of Finance and Controller Kong

Todd McGuire

Chief of Staff Tipalti

Thank You to Our Sponsors!

What to Expect

The Experts

A powerhouse of top CFOs in the SaaS space will share their insights and experiences covering the latest strategies and innovative solutions

The Solutions

Discover and demo the latest technology and services to employ in your organization’s finance & accounting stack from the top solution-providers

The Content That Matters

Leverage the latest intelligence, trends, and case studies with keynotes and interactive panels designed to ensure your business can effectively navigate the future of finance and accounting


Who You Will Meet

Titles: CFO, SVP/VP/Director of Finance

Functions: Finance, Accounting

ARR: $20m+

Sector*: SaaS/Software/Technology

Geo: US Only

*We anticipate a high percentage of attendance from the SaaS/Software/Technology sector, all qualified applicants from all sectors are encouraged to apply.

Sponsorship

Interested in learning about sponsorship options for our Finance-focused event (and more)? Check out the sponsorship page for details and schedule a time to discuss with our team.

Sponsorship Opportunities

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