John Brennan - BlackLine Independent Chairman of the Board

BL -- USA Stock  

USD 49.49  0.78  1.55%

Mr. John Brennan is an Independent Chairman of the Board of Blackline Inc. Mr. Brennan has served as a member of our board of directors since September 2013 and is the Chairman of our board of directors. Mr. Brennan cofounded Sumeru Equity Partners, a private equity firm and has served as Managing Director since March 2014. Since February 2008, Mr. Brennan has served as a Managing Director for Silver Lake Sumeru, a middlemarket investment group of Silver Lake, a global private equity firm. From June 2003 to February 2008, Mr. Brennan served as Senior Vice President of Platform Software for Adobe Systems Incorporated, a computer software company. Mr. Brennan served as Senior Vice President of SMB Segment Operations for Hewlett Packard Company, an information technology company, from April 2000 to June 2003 and as Principal and Associate Partner of Electronics and HighTech Practice for Accenture Strategic Services, a management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company, from August 1991 to March 1999. Currently, Mr. Brennan serves as a member of the board of directors for ForeFlight, LLC, Influence Health, Inc., Talend, Digital Reasoning Systems, Inc. and Buildium, LLC. Mr. Brennan holds an M.B.A. from University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business and a B.A. in History from Yale University. Mr. Brennan is a designee of Silver Lake Sumeru. Mr. Brennan brings valuable management experience as well as experience in VC investing and knowledge of technology companies to the board of directors.
Age: 53  Chairman Since 2013  MBA    
Brennan holds an M.B.A. from University of California, Berkeley Haas School of Business and a B.A. in History from Yale University.

Management Efficiency

The company has Return on Asset (ROA) of (3.58) % which means that for every 100 dollars spent on asset it generated loss of $3.58. This is way below average. Likewise, it shows return on total equity (ROE) of (8.2) % which implies that it produced no returns to current stockholders.
The company reports 16.7M of total liabilities with total debt to equity ratio (D/E) of 5.0 which implies that the company may not be able to produce enough cash to satisfy its debt commitments. BlackLine has Current Ratio of 1.32 which is generally considered normal.

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Entity Summary

BlackLine, Inc. provides financial accounting close solutions delivered primarily as Software as a Service in the United States and internationally. The company was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Woodland Hills, California. BlackLine operates under Software - Infrastructure classification in USA and is traded on BATS Exchange. It employs 978 people.BlackLine (BL) is traded on BATS Exchange in USA. It is located in 21300 Victory Boulevard and employs 978 people. BlackLine is listed under Business Services category by Fama And French industry classification.

BlackLine Leadership Team

John Brennan, Independent Chairman of the Board
Maria Riley, IR Contact Officer
Jason Babcoke, Independent Director
Chris Murphy, Chief Revenue Officer
Mark Partin, CFO, Treasurer
Christopher Murphy, Chief Revenue Officer
William Griffith, Independent Director
Thomas Unterman, Independent Director
Hollie Haynes, Independent Director
Mika Yamamoto, Director
Christine Greany, IR Contact Officer
Marc Huffman, COO
Kevin Thompson, Director
Patrick Villanova, Chief Accounting Officer
Andres Botero, Chief Marketing Officer
Graham Smith, Independent Director
Mario Spanicciati, Chief Marketing Officer and Director
Karole MorganPrager, Chief Legal and Administrative Officer, Secretary
Therese Tucker, CEO, Director
Owen Ryan, Director

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