Dennis Morgan is a software and technology executive with over 20 years of experience in finance and corporate/business development. He joined Ellevation after leading SHYFT Analytics through a tripling of its revenue and sale to Medidata Solutions (MDSO) for $190 million. He previously served as CFO of Acquia, where he led a $50 million fund raise. Prior to Acquia, he helped lead Buddy Media through its explosive growth and sale to Salesforce.com for $745 million.
Prior to his CFO roles, he was Vice President of Corporate Finance at Yahoo in Sunnyvale, CA. At Yahoo, he led the corporate finance efforts for over $5 billion in acquisitions and business development deals, earning a team Superstar award for his work on Yahoo’s newspaper consortium deal. In addition, he ran Yahoo’s corporate-wide budgeting process and served as finance head of Yahoo’s $3 billion search business.
Dennis began his career as an investment banker at Alex. Brown and Sons and at Thomas Weisel Partners. Dennis has an MBA from the Darden School at the University of Virginia, where he was a Shermet Scholar, and a BA from Dartmouth College.