As Senior Vice President of Strategic Growth, Eric Free is responsible for defining Flexera’s corporate vision and strategy, overseeing mergers and acquisitions and strategic transactions, managing the company’s product and solutions portfolio, and driving the company’s marketing activities. He has more than two decades of experience in the technology industry, with a strong focus on growth and new businesses and on connecting the edge to the cloud. Prior to joining Flexera, Eric served as a Vice President of Intel Corporation, where he was a senior executive and general manager in the company’s Internet of Things Group. There, he developed Intel's consumer Internet of Things strategy and spearheaded Intel’s entry into new consumer and enterprise markets.
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Jeff Luszcz has helped hundreds of software companies understand how to best use open source while complying with their license obligations and keeping on top of security issues.
Prior to his current role as VP of Product Management, Jeff was the Founder and CTO of Palamida, He lives in San Francisco with his wife and two daughters.
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Nicole heads up Product Marketing for Flexera’s software supplier solutions. She and team own go-to-market strategy, positioning and messaging for Flexera’s Software Monetization and Software Composition Analysis solutions and work closely with Product Management. Nicole is responsible for presenting new solutions to software suppliers, that help them digitalize their business models and software operations. Key topics in her work are software monetization for software, SaaS and IoT businesses, as well as securing and managing open source software. Nicole has worked in the software industry for over 10 years, specializing in software monetization, software asset management and digital business models.
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Michael is a Senior Practice Manager who has spent the last five years working with Flexera’s diverse software licensing, entitlement management and compliance solutions. He provides clients the best practices and strategies for assessing, designing and implementing business solutions for entitlement and license management systems. Michael has evaluated and executed entitlement management and compliance solutions for such clients as Emerson, Cisco Systems, Texas Instruments and Hitachi Data Systems. As a solutions architect he provides clients with effective methodologies and best practices for assessment, discovery, design, build, test and deployment.
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Cris Wendt is a Principal Consultant with Flexera Global Consulting Services Organization. Cris focuses on strategic business model issues relating to implementing licensing, as well as the internal change management aspects of undertaking this business transformation. With extensive licensing, compliance, pricing and entitlement management experience, he focuses on defining and deploying software monetization, licensing and pricing models for global intelligent device manufacturers and enterprise software vendors.
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