Carol Mackinlay is the Chief People Officer for Matterport -- an immersive media company focused on 3D for real spaces. She was recently the Senior Vice President of People for Xero Ltd, the emerging leader in cloud based accounting applications. Xero is a rapidly growing public company headquartered in Wellington, New Zealand with offices in San Francisco, Australia, New York, Denver, and the United Kingdom.
Ms. MacKinlay has 30 years of strategic, financial and operations consulting and executive management experience. She has been the VP, Administration for Coverity -- a Development Testing software leader acquired by Synopsis in 2014. S he has held executive and analytic positions for Plantronics, Borland, Jawbone, and KPMG Peat Marwick, and has been a Board member for Junior Achievement, the Santa Cruz County Business Council, Second Harvest Food Bank, and the Santa Cruz Workforce Investment Board.
She has a BA in Applied Mathematics from UC Berkeley, and an MBA in Tax and Accounting from the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business.
Board & Advisor Roles (3)Update
Apr 1, 2015
Chairman, Monterey Bay
1999 - 2007
1996 - 2001