Ron Hovsepian has been a Director of Pega since January 2019.
Mr. Hovsepian served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Intralinks, Inc. – a cloud-based software company – which he led through a strategy and cloud re-platforming cycle and increased shareholder value over three times. Prior to that, Mr. Hovsepian was President and Chief Executive Officer of Novell, where he led the company through its critical shift to Linux and tripled the company’s overall operating margin. He started his career at IBM and held a number of executive positions over a 16-year period. Mr. Hovsepian is currently an executive partner at Flagship Pioneering, a life sciences venture company.
Mr. Hovsepian has extensive experience serving on the boards of top technology organizations including Skillsoft, ANSYS, as well as the Cloud Technology Partners advisory board. He was previously a member of the Board of Directors for ANN Inc. from 1998 to 2015, serving as the non-executive chairman from 2005 to 2015.
He received a Bachelor of Science degree from Boston College.