As chief financial officer of Yahoo!, Ken Goldman was responsible for Yahoo!'s global finance functions, including financial planning and analysis, controllership, tax, treasury and investor relations. Before joining Yahoo!, Mr. Goldman was CFO of Fortinet, a provider of threat management technologies.
Previously, Mr. Goldman served as CFO and senior vice president, finance and administration, of Siebel Systems from August 2000 until the close of Oracle Corporation's acquisition of Siebel in January 2006. Prior to Siebel Systems, he was CFO and senior vice president of finance of Excite@Home. From 1992 to 1996, Mr. Goldman was CFO and senior vice president of finance at Sybase, Inc. He has also held CFO positions at Cypress Semiconductor and VLSI Technology.
Mr. Goldman is a member and the former president of The Financial Executive Institute, Santa Clara chapter, and was formerly an advisory council member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board. He serves as a trustee on the boards of The Menlo School and Cornell University and as a director on the board of Infinera Inc. and NXP Semiconductor. He earned a Bachelor's degree from Cornell University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.