Chief Financial Officer
James (Jim) Tholen brings more than 20 years of financial and strategic management experience to BroadSoft. As CFO, Jim oversees a number of BroadSoft’s strategic and financial planning initiatives, including areas in accounting, tax, legal, human resources, investor relations, acquisitions, real estate and risk management operations. Jim has been instrumental in ensuring BroadSoft’s continued growth and long-term viability. In 2010, he guided BroadSoft into launching a successful IPO.
Prior to joining BroadSoft, Jim served as CFO and chief operating officer (COO) at NetSec, Inc., a managed security services company acquired by MCI (now Verizon Business). He has also served as chief strategy officer and CFO for CareerBuilder.com and was a founding member of CareerBuilder’s board of directors.
In 2012, Jim was named as CFO of the Year by the Tech Council of Maryland, and in 2009, he was selected as CFO of the Year by the Northern Virginia Tech Council. Jim is currently a member of the Board of Directors for Millennial Media (NYSE-MM) and Spectra Logic.