Ben Nye is Chief Executive Officer of Turbonomic, the leader in workload automation for hybrid cloud. Ben has over 20 years of experience as a senior business leader in the enterprise software space. Prior to Turbonomic, he was Senior Vice President at VERITAS Software following its acquisition of Precise Software, where he served as COO and CFO of Precise. During his tenure, Ben helped build Precise from a $10M privately-held company to a $100M public company – which subsequently became the fastest growing public company in its space. Ben also is co-managing partner at Bain Capital Ventures.
Ben has been named to the Forbes annual “Midas List” of top VC investors three times. He currently serves on the board of several companies including Solarwinds, Rapid7, SevOne, and AppNeta. Previously, Ben was a principal at Allied Capital. He also served as a political appointee member of the Senior Executive Service and direct report to US Treasury Secretaries Robert Rubin and Lloyd Bentsen.
As a Harvard Scholar, Ben graduated with honors from Harvard College and Harvard Business School.