John Shackleton

Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at SilkRoad

100 South Wacker Drive Suite 425, Chicago, Illinois, United States
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Last Updated 10/24/2017

General Information

Employment History

President and Chief Executive Officer  - Open Text Corporation

Vice President of Professional Services  - Sybase Inc


Board Member  - Flexera Software

Advisory Board  - kCura Corporation

Board Member  - LIRA LLC

Board Member  - Ulitzer Inc

Member of the Honors Chairmen's Committee  - Computerworld Inc

Member of the Executive Board  - IXOS SOFTWARE AG

Web References  

Portfolio Management | Horizon Technology Finance

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Testimonials | Horizon Technology Finance

John Shackleton President and CEO of SilkRoad
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Meet the Board - kCura

John Shackleton
Executive Chairman, President, CEO, SilkRoad Fun Facts First summer job during university was working in a bakery, frosting 32,000 cakes per night Hitchhiked from London to Morocco in 1966 and bumped into the Rolling Stones in Tangier John has been an innovative visionary in the software industry for more than 30 years, currently serving as CEO and executive chairman of SilkRoad. Prior to joining SilkRoad, John served as the president and CEO of Open Text Corporation, heading a $1.3 billion software company that became the world's leading independent provider of enterprise content management software. John's extensive background in software and services management includes IT, consulting, product development, and sales management roles. He joined Open Text from PLATINUM technology, Inc., where he was president of the PLATINUM Solutions division, providing consulting services to Global 2000 customers. Previously, he served as vice president of Professional Services at Sybase, Incorporated for the Central U.S. and South America. In addition, John served as vice president of Worldwide Consulting at ViewStar Corporation, a document management imaging company based in the Bay Area. In addition to serving on the advisory board of kCura, John is also chairman of the advisory board of Flexera Software.

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