Mark Coyle was appointed interim chief financial officer in July 2017. In that role, Coyle is responsible for investor relations, budgeting and planning, financial accounting, tax and treasury, as well as the company’s overall financial and capital management strategies.
Coyle joined Citrix in February 2015 as senior vice president of finance for Citrix, leading the global finance, accounting, treasury and tax, and real estate teams, in support of the strategic business goals of the entire company.
A seasoned finance executive, Mark has over 30 years experience in the technology industry. Before joining Citrix, he was senior vice president and chief financial officer for the Customer Solutions Group of CA Technologies, where he was responsible for all business unit finance activities. Prior to that, Mark was vice president of global sales finance for Cisco Systems, where his teams managed pricing, commissions, the deals desk, and commerce build-outs. He spent 24 years with IBM in a variety of roles with increasing scope and responsibility throughout his tenure. He held senior finance roles in the Software Group, including a number of divisional CFO Roles, as well roles in the EMEA and Americas software businesses.
Mark holds an undergraduate degree from Northeastern University and an MBA from Duke University.