Christopher Menard became the CFO of Brightcove in October 2010. Menard was formerly the Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Treasurer of Phase Forward, Inc. in Waltham, Mass.
In his previous role as vice president of finance, he managed worldwide finance and accounting groups responsible for accounting, financial reporting, budgeting, treasury and compliance, external audits and SEC reporting. Menard began his career at Phase Forward as director of finance before being promoted in 2004 to director of finance and accounting, and then he was promoted again to vice president of finance in 2006.
Prior to Phase Forward, Menard was director of finance and accounting at Clinsoft Corporation, which was acquired by Phase Forward in 2001. Mr. Menard received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Babson College and an MBA from Boston College.