Max Mayer is Senior Vice President of Corporate Development, responsible for driving the company's strategy plan, strategic planning process, and management operating system.
Max is responsible for ensuring all company functions are aligned with its strategic direction as well as identifying areas of focus for new growth and business model improvement. Max leads the company’s corporate development/mergers and acquisition function, enablement function, mobility business group, and Cloud Commercialization functions. During his tenure at Pega, Max has managed many of the company’s strategic functions including Sales Operations, Sales Consulting, Alliances, Services, Marketing, Product Management, Pega Cloud, FP&A, Business Officers, and Facilities.
Max brings more than two decades of experience in successful executive management to Pega. Prior to Pega, he was Managing Director of the Mayer Consulting Group, which provided business strategy consulting to more than one dozen technology companies. Previously, he was president of a $400 million, publicly-traded telecommunications company, and prior to that, Max spent 15 years with Digital Equipment Corporation including leading its $2B Global Systems Integration business.
Max holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Pennsylvania, and an MBA from Boston University. He has also completed executive education courses at Insead in Fontainebleau, France.