Intelligent solutions provider Board appoints Nelson Petracek as CTO

Nelson Petracek, Chief Technology Officer at Board

Board, the provider of Intelligent Planning Solutions to help firms plan smarter – enabling actionable insights and better outcomes, has appointed Nelson Petracek as CTO.

What does Nelson bring Board in the new role?

Nelson Petracek joins Board from TIBCO Software, a global leader in enterprise data, which empowers its customers to connect, unify, and confidently predict business outcomes, solving the world’s most complex data-driven challenges. At TIBCO, Nelson served as Global Chief Technology Officer, shaping the development of technology platforms and products focused on unlocking the potential of real-time data for making faster, smarter decisions.

In addition, Nelson Petracek founded and built the TIBCO LABS organization, a global team focused on technology innovation, product expertise, and solution acceleration, and was an integral part of the journey to the cloud for TIBCO Software’s enterprise products.

A tech evangelist, author, and speaker, with over 20 years’ experience, Nelson is a proven leader with a track record of delivering solutions for digital transformation, drawing on his knowledge of analytical applications, APIs, blockchain, cloud and event-driven architectures.

Prior to TIBCO, Nelson Petracek acted as senior director within Informatica Corporation’s Enterprise Technologies group and has held consulting roles with a number of companies.

What were the executives’ thoughts on the appointment?

“Nelson Petracek is an outstanding tech leader with a record of continuous success working in the SaaS industry, building world-class technology teams and leading the development of powerful intelligent planning and analytics solutions for high growth companies. I am delighted to welcome Nelson as Chief Technology Officer, as we continue to deliver on the power of Intelligent Planning for our customers worldwide,” said Marco Limena, CEO of Board.

“This is a fantastic time to be joining Board. As organizations execute on their digital transformation strategies in today’s fast changing world, the ability to intelligently plan with actionable insights is crucial. I look forward to working with the executive leadership team to deliver differentiated Intelligent Planning solutions as we realize our exciting plans together to innovate, scale and grow,” commented Nelson Petracek, Chief Technology Officer at Board.