Jason Child, Senior Vice President and CFO at Splunk
Join Airbase CEO, Thejo Kote, in conversation with Jason Child, the CFO at Splunk. Jason has over 29 years of experience in all aspects of finance including ten years as CFO at Opendoor, Jawbone, and Groupon, Inc. Before his executive leadership roles, Jason spent more than 11 years leading various global finance teams at Amazon and learning the growth opportunity of cloud technology-centric organizations. Learn how he built his career and his advice to you as you build yours.
- Get career insights from an inspirational CFO.
- Learn how finance teams can contribute to the success of a company and how you can harness that knowledge to build your career.
- Get tips on skillsets, mentors, and experience worth pursuing.
Who should attend?
- Finance and accounting professionals.
- Aspiring CFOs.
- Executives looking to grow their finance function.
About the speakers.
Senior Vice President and CFO at Splunk
Jason Child brought his expertise in scaling high-growth organizations to Splunk as Senior Vice President and CFO in 2019 following ten years of CFO experience at Opendoor, Jawbone and Groupon, Inc. Before his executive leadership roles, Jason spent more than 11 years leading various global finance teams at Amazon and learning the growth opportunity of cloud technology-centric organizations. Considering cloud-first a top priority for Splunk, its customers and the technology industry, Jason uses his CFO lens to drive financial strategies that deliver a return in business transformation through the adoption of cloud-first strategies. He is an avid bicyclist, reader and podcast fan, and he holds a B.A. from the University of Washington. Jason’s favorite career advice is that, “No one will care about your career as much as you do. If there is an opportunity you want, don’t wait for someone to tap you on the shoulder; go pursue it on your own.”
CEO and Founder at Airbase
A seasoned entrepreneur, Thejo is the Founder and CEO of Airbase, the cloud-based spend management platform for growing companies. Prior to Airbase, Thejo co-founded Automatic which was acquired by SiriusXM in 2017.