Brian Agle brings with him 25 years of experience in finance and operations spanning accounting, legal, tax, treasury, mergers and acquisitions, transition management, financial planning and business model restructuring. Brian concurrently holds an Operating Advisor role at Francisco Partners, where he is responsible for finance and accounting best practices across its portfolio. Prior to joining Francisco Partners in 2014, Brian served as Chief Financial Officer at Rocket Software, where he directed the successful acquisition and integration of nine companies and asset purchases. Previously, he was Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for Activant Solutions. Brian also spent 12 years at Novell Inc., where he held several financial leadership roles including Vice President and CFO of Global Field Operations, with financial responsibility for $1 billion in annual revenue. Brian began his career as a tax professional with Ernst & Young and is a licensed CPA in California.