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Yogesh Gupta

CEO

Progress

A technologist at heart, Yogesh Gupta is passionate about how technology can make life simpler—both for
businesses and individuals. Since joining Progress in October 2016 as its President and Chief Executive Officer,
he has strengthened the company’s market position, improved customer relationships, launched new
products, acquired three companies and significantly improved operating margins and cash flow. Progress has
also refreshed its Board of Directors, increasing the diversity of the Board with four new independent
members to build a strong new leadership team that can drive further success.
Prior to joining Progress, Yogesh was President and Chief Executive Officer at Kaseya, Inc., a private equity-
backed software company providing IT management software solutions to managed service providers. Before
Kaseya, he served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of FatWire Software, a VC-backed marketing
automation software company. He led FatWire through the great recession and doubled its revenue over four
years, leading to a successful exit to Oracle. A 30-year software industry veteran, Yogesh held several
corporate officer roles at CA Inc., including the role of Chief Technology Officer for five years and Chief Strategy
Officer and head of M&amp;A for two years.
A recognized expert in emerging technologies and industry trends as well as a published author, Yogesh holds
a patent in the field of neural networks. He earned a master’s degree in computer science from the University
of Wisconsin and a bachelor’s degree in electronics engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology,
Madras. He also serves on the boards of Beth Israel Lahey Health System (BILHS) and Massachusetts
Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC).

Yogesh Gupta

Fireside Chat: Yogesh Gupta

TIME

SESSION

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Entrepreneurship