Chief Financial Officer
Burt W. Podbere is the Chief Financial Officer for CrowdStrike. He has more than 20 years of financial and operations management experience with both pre-IPO and post-IPO technology companies. He most recently served as CFO of OpenDNS, a privately held cloud security company based in San Francisco, where he helped grow the business that ultimately led to the acquisition by Cisco (NASDAQ: CSCO) in August 2015. Prior to OpenDNS, Burt was the CFO for networking company Net Optics, driving growth that resulted in its successful acquisition by Ixia (NASDAQ: XXIA) in 2013. Burt also managed the successful IPO of Epocrates (NASDAQ: EPOC), an Athenahealth company and developer of the leading U.S. point-of-care medical application for physicians in 2011. He has held a number of executive management and finance positions at Adterative, Symantec, and Amdocs. At Amdocs he built two Shared Service Centers that spanned EMEA and Canada. Burt began his career with Ernst & Young and is a Chartered Accountant. Burt holds a B.A. from McGill University.