PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwired - Nov 21, 2016) - Puppet, the standard for automating the delivery and operation of the software that powers everything around us, today announced that it has appointed Mark Iserloth as chief financial officer (CFO). In this role, Mark will oversee finance and business operations, and will be part of the executive management team that will lead Puppet as it continues its rapid growth and international expansion.
"Mark is a proven leader and his background aligns perfectly to Puppet's culture and business at this pivotal part of our growth journey," said Sanjay Mirchandani, Puppet CEO. "With extensive experience in software, services, and international operations he has the drive and capabilities we need as Puppet embarks on our next phase of growth."
With 16 years of experience as a CFO, Mark has led finance and human resources teams through the acquisitions of several companies, led an IPO process, and overseen all regulatory filings for a publicly traded company. Prior to joining Puppet, Mark was CFO at STATS, LLC., where he was responsible for finance, accounting, human resources and additional administrative functions. Prior to joining STATS he held CFO positions at Mattersight, Trustwave and Initiate Systems. Mark has extensive experience at a range of organizations, including hyper-growth private companies and large global, publicly traded companies.
"I'm incredibly excited to join Puppet," said Mark Iserloth, Puppet CFO. "As the market leader in a large untapped market with innovative technology and a great culture, Puppet has all the characteristics I look for in a great company. I'm looking forward to contributing and being a part of its success."
Mark holds an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Northwestern University.
Puppet is driving the movement to a world of unconstrained software change. Its revolutionary platform is the industry standard for automating the delivery and operation of the software that powers everything around us. More than 33,000 companies -- including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100 -- use Puppet's open source and commercial solutions to adopt DevOps practices, achieve situational awareness and drive software change with confidence. Based in Portland, Oregon, Puppet is a privately held company with more than 470 employees around the world. Learn more at puppet.com.