Mike Gregoire joined CA Technologies as chief executive officer in January of 2013.
Mike is leading the effort to reshape CA Technologies. The company is shifting R&D spend to new innovations; increasing its focus on market and brand awareness; and, is putting in place the tools and capabilities needed to reach more customers and increase sales velocity. With corporations and organizations of all sizes operating in an increasingly software-driven business environment, CA is building new, differentiated products to help power its customers’ success.
A technologist, business and team builder, Mike has a 25-year track record of success leading and growing software and technology services businesses. As chairman, president and chief executive officer of California-based Taleo Corp, he led the company from before its IPO in 2005 until its sale to Oracle Corp for nearly $2 billion in 2012. Under his leadership, Taleo developed and delivered globally recognized SaaS-based talent solutions to over 5,000 corporations and 20 million end-users globally.
Prior to leading Taleo, he spent five years at software giant PeopleSoft Corp as executive vice president of its Global Services Group, with responsibility for consulting, education, hosting and maintenance worldwide. He started his career as an architect and technical project leader at EDS and rose over the years to run a number of EDS operations and businesses, including its Global Financial Markets Group.
In addition to his responsibilities at CA, Mike serves on the Board of Directors of ADP, one of the world’s largest providers of human resources business processing and cloud-based solutions. He is also a director of NPower, an organization that helps nonprofits, schools and individuals build STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills by harnessing the power of the tech community.
An avid competitive cyclist, he also manages to fit in several races a year.
Mike holds a Bachelor of Science from Wilfrid Laurier University in Ontario, Canada and a master of business degree from California Coast University.