RingCentral, a provider of cloud business phone systems, has added Neil Williams, chief financial officer of Intuit, to its board of directors. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, RingCentral is backed by Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures, Cisco, Scale Ventures, and DAG Ventures.
RingCentral, Inc., a leading provider of cloud business phone systems, today announced that Neil Williams, chief financial officer of Intuit, has joined its board of directors.
“I’m excited to join RingCentral’s board as companies both large and small are rapidly adopting cloud services,” says Williams. “RingCentral has an enormous addressable market and I am pleased to participate in its next phase of growth.”
“We are pleased to have Neil join our board and welcome his wealth of strategic and financial expertise,” stated Vlad Shmunis, chairman and chief executive officer of RingCentral.
Mr. Williams became Intuit’s senior vice president and chief financial officer in January 2008, bringing strategic, operational and transactional experience gained in nearly 30 years in the financial services industry. He is responsible for all financial aspects of the company, including corporate strategy and business development, investor relations, financial operations and real estate.
Before joining Intuit, Williams was the executive vice president and chief financial officer for Visa U.S.A., Inc. Williams concurrently served as chief financial officer for Inovant LLC, Visa’s global information technology organization, responsible for global transactions processing and technology development. His previous banking experience includes senior financial positions at commercial banks in the Southern and Midwest regions of the United States.
Mr. Williams holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Southern Mississippi and is a certified public accountant.
The rest of RingCentral’s board is comprised of Vlad Shmunis, RingCentral’s chairman and chief executive officer, Douglas Leone, general partner of Sequoia Capital; David Weiden, general partner at Khosla Ventures; Robert Theis, managing director at Scale Venture Partners, and Mohan Gyani, former CEO of AT&T Wireless and former CFO of Airtouch.
About RingCentral RingCentral is a leading provider of cloud business phone systems designed for today’s mobile and distributed workforce. By combining a hosted, multi-extension business phone system with advanced voice and fax functionality, RingCentral delivers ease of use, flexibility and mobility, which cannot be provided by complex and expensive on-premise legacy phone systems. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, RingCentral is privately held, with funding from Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures, Cisco, Scale Ventures, and DAG Ventures.