Jeff has more than 25 years of experience in the financial operations and management of technology companies, including serving as CFO at RightNow Technologies, a successful SaaS CRM company. During his 12-year tenure at RightNow, he played a key role in taking RightNow from a privately held company through a successful IPO and ultimately its $1.8 billion acquisition by Oracle. He was instrumental in executing RightNow’s acquisition activities, completing four acquisitions, and also served as VP Sales Operations and VP Finance and Operations. Jeff also previously served as an SVP at NetSuite, CFO of Outbrain, and in senior finance and sales positions at other leading tech companies.
Jeff holds a BS in Accounting from the Montana State University-Bozeman.
July 11, 2017. Lonergan Partners is pleased to announce that Jeff Davison has been named CFO at Mitek Systems. The search was led by Alex Zakupowsky.
About Mitek Systems
Mitek (NASDAQ: MITK) is a global leader in mobile capture and identity verification software solutions. Mitek’s ID document verification allows an enterprise to verify a user’s identity during a mobile transaction, enabling financial institutions, payments companies and other businesses operating in highly regulated markets to transact business safely while increasing revenue from the mobile channel. Mitek also reduces the friction in the mobile users’ experience with advanced data prefill. These innovative mobile solutions are embedded into the apps of more than 5,600 organizations and used by tens of millions of consumers for mobile check deposit, new account opening, insurance quoting, and more.
Jeff brings a wealth of financial, operational and public company experience, and extensive SaaS expertise that will be a tremendous asset to our leadership team as Mitek continues to evolve into a leading SaaS ID verification provider. The Board of Directors and I are delighted to welcome Jeff and look forward to his contribution as we move forward with our aggressive growth plan.
This is an exciting time for Mitek as the company continues to emerge into a global leader in SaaS identity verification. I am thrilled to join the talented leadership team as they continue to grow the business and further expand their presence in this large and growing industry, and I look forward to driving increased shareholder value.
Jeff Davison is an excellent modern public company CFO. His experience in enterprise SaaS at RightNow Technologies and NetSuite paired with his financial and operational expertise will have an immediate impact at Mitek as they enter their next stage of growth.