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Our Leadership

Mike Whitmire

CPA*, CEO & Co-Founder

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As CEO and Co-Founder, Mike leads FloQast’s corporate vision, strategy and execution. Prior to founding FloQast, he managed the accounting team at Cornerstone OnDemand, a SaaS company in Los Angeles. He began his career at Ernst & Young in Los Angeles where he performed public company audits, opening balance sheet audits, cash to GAAP restatements, compilation reviews, international reporting, merger and acquisition audits and SOX compliance testing. Mike is also the author of Controller's Code: The Secret Formula to a Successful Career in Finance, an Amazon Best Seller providing career guidance for finance professionals. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Syracuse University.

Chris Sluty

CPA*, CPO & Co-Founder

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As Chief Product Officer and Co-Founder, Chris oversees customer setup and support, product strategy and go-to-market planning. He works hands on with our new and existing clients to ensure their success in creating a faster, more accurate close process. Prior to joining FloQast, Chris was an Audit Manager at Rothstein Kass (acquired by KPMG), where he managed their largest client. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Syracuse University.

Cullen Zandstra

CTO & Co-Founder

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As CTO and Co-Founder, Cullen leads FloQast’s long-term technology vision and product execution. Prior to joining FloQast, Cullen developed digital solutions for MySpace and OneScreen Inc. His innovative products have been used by millions of concurrent users at Global 2,000 companies.

Razzak Jallow


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As Chief Financial Officer, Razzak leads FloQast's accounting, finance, and business operations. Prior to joining the team, Jallow served as the vice president of finance at Looker – a data analytics company which was acquired by Google in 2019. As a veteran finance professional in the SaaS space, Razzak possesses a wealth of experience in financial planning and analysis, accounting, sales, and investor operations – for both public and private companies, including Google, Apple, Adobe,

Ken Sims


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Ken leads FloQast’s go-to-market team with overall responsibility for sales, marketing and business development. Previously he was CEO of Reach150, and held executive positions at Axcient and KACE as well as leadership roles at Inktomi, Oblix and Silicon Graphics. While at KACE he established a partnership with Dell that led to KACE’s acquisition. He received a BA from UCLA and MBA from Harvard.

C. Edward Brice


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Ed leads FloQast’s global marketing effort with a focus on brand experience, product marketing, and demand generation. As an industry veteran, Ed brings more than 18 years of marketing experience in developing new markets and businesses for evolving technology in enterprise applications, artificial intelligence, and information security. Ed has held several executive-level positions including those at Sony and SAP. Ed is a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a frequent speaker on evolving trends in marketing and technology, and an award-winning photographer and time-lapse film-maker.

Erik Graham-Smith

General Counsel

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Erik joined as FloQast's General Counsel and first legal hire in 2017. As General Counsel he oversees and manages FloQast's Compliance & InfoSec, Facilities, HR, Legal and Recruiting Departments. Prior to joining FloQast, Erik practiced law at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP and Kleinberg, Kaplan, Wolff & Cohen, P.C. where his practice concentrated in the areas of M&A, investor activism and corporate governance. Erik received his J.D. from Harvard Law School, an MDiv with honors from Yale Divinity School and a B.A. magna cum laude from Boston College.

Jill Cooper

SVP of Sales

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Jill has spent the past 30 years working in many different sales models, mostly focused on building and growing word class Inside Sales Teams. A strategic sales leader, Jill has held leadership roles at Phone Works, JLC Consulting, Rational Software/IBM, Backweb Technologies, Inc. and Netmanage.

Amit Nayar

VP of Engineering

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Amit oversees all engineering efforts to develop FloQast’s world-class close management SaaS platform. With more than two decades of engineering leadership experience, Amit has led engineering teams at GoDaddy, Pearson, Quark Software and Rivet Software where he worked closely with business and product teams to deliver multiple industry leading B2B SaaS offerings. Amit holds a Bachelor’s from The Colorado College and a Master’s from the University of Denver.

Justin Smith

Global VP, Professional Services & Success

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Justin is responsible for leading FloQast’s global customer services including implementation, customer success, and support. Prior to joining FloQast, Justin spent over a decade developing and scaling customer success teams across numerous high-growth tech companies, including Dynamic Signal, BloomReach, and Quid.

Adam Zoucha

Managing Director/VP of FloQast EMEA

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Adam is a CPA certified dual US/British citizen serving as Managing Director of EMEA for FloQast to improve companies' abilities to close the books faster without the hassle. He heads a team responsible for all client activity in all of EMEA. Adam worked in the audit practice at Deloitte & Touche in San Francisco, auditing both private and public clients, and overseeing the inner-workings of accounting departments meeting deadlines for SOX compliance and internal management. He joined Deloitte after achieving a Bachelor's Degree in Business Entrepreneurship and a Master's Degree in Accounting, both at the University of Southern California.

Adey Tadesse-Heath

VP of Human Resources

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Adey oversees the growth of FloQast's culture by building an engaging and professional work environment. Adey focuses on attracting and hiring the best in the industry to help fuel FloQast’s rapid growth and ensuring they have access to the infrastructure and environment to succeed. Adey is always looking for ways to enhance employee experience, cultivate growth and maintain a positive and safe work environment for everyone.

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