|University of California, Berkeley, MBA|
|University of California, Berkeley, BA|
Mike Burkland is a seasoned executive with a proven ability to drive growth, strategic focus and operational excellence at high growth technology companies. Mike has been CEO of Five9 since January 2008. Under Mike’s leadership, revenue has increased 8X, and Five9 has become one of the largest and fastest growing providers of cloud-based call center software. Five9 has received several prestigious industry awards, and recognition for revenue and growth performance. Prior to joining Five9, Mike was CEO of a handful of enterprise software and SaaS companies in market segments ranging from systems management and content management to security and CRM, and has led three private companies through successful acquisitions by larger public companies. Earlier in his career he held various positions at Oracle and BMC. He holds MBA and BA degrees from the University of California at Berkeley.