Icertis Names Engineering VP, Advancing Innovation

Bellevue, WA, September 3, 2015: Icertis, the leader in enterprise contract lifecycle management, announced today the appointment of Nikesh Jain as the company’s Vice President of Engineering. Nikesh brings nearly two decades of experience in building highly scalable platforms and complex software systems to Icertis.

In his role, Nikesh will be responsible for managing the Icertis Contract Management (ICM) platform and providing thought leadership around ways to make the product even stronger. His ideas, initiatives and strategies will help shape the best-of-breed platform moving forward. Monish Darda, CTO of Icertis, said, “I’m thrilled to welcome Nikesh onboard. He is a proven leader, having managed and developed enterprise applications for some of the world’s biggest brands. As we strive to provide our customers with the best contract management platform possible, Nikesh’s leadership will be critical.”


“Icertis has already built an innovative and top-of-the-line product,” said Nikesh. “ICM is intuitive, easy to use and really breaks the mold when it comes to today’s contract management solutions. I’m excited to join the team as they look to build and improve on the premier contract lifecycle management platform in the world.”


Before joining Icertis, Nikesh worked as the Director of Engineering for Ariba (an SAP Company), where he was responsible for managing a host of Ariba Spend Management products on the Ariba Commerce Cloud. Prior to that, he worked at Yahoo! where he managed and contributed to Yahoo! Video transcoding and the Yahoo! Geo Platform. Nikesh also worked at AOL, where he developed the AOL Travel Guide, which was awarded the fastest portal in travel category portals at that time. He received his Bachelor of Engineering in Computer Science from Indore and MBA in Marketing from IBS, Hyderabad.


About Icertis
Icertis is the leading provider of contract lifecycle management software in the Microsoft Cloud. Icertis Contract Management (ICM) is an innovative, easy-to-use platform that is highly configurable, and continually adapts to complex business needs. With its intelligent workflow and built-in analytics, ICM provides ongoing contractual insights and best-of-breed contract management. ICM enables customers to increase compliance, improve governance, mitigate risk, and enhance user productivity, thereby maximizing ROI and accelerating time to value across the global enterprise.


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