More NewsVonage Holdings Appoints Barry Rowan as CFO

Vonage Holdings Appoints Barry Rowan as CFO

Vonage Holdings, a provider of voice and messaging services over broadband networks, has appointed Barry Rowan as executive vice president (EVP), chief financial officer (CFO), chief administrative officer (CAO) and treasurer of the company.

Rowan joins after spending three years with Nextel Partners, where he served as EVP, CFO and treasurer. During his time at Nextel Partners, the equity value of the company grew from US$2bn to over US$9bn, culminating in its sale to Sprint for US$10bn in June of 2006.

Rowan brings to Vonage 25 years of executive leadership experience in building technology and communications companies. Prior to joining Nextel Partners, he served as chief executive officer (CEO) of Vesper, the Brazilian subsidiary of Velocom, a large-scale telecommunications start-up. He was previously with Fluke Corporation, a leader in electronic test tools, where he began as CFO and subsequently served as senior vice president and division manager until its sale to Danaher Corporation.

He earned his MBA from the Harvard Business School, and his BS, summa cum laude, in Business Administration and Chemical Biology from The College of Idaho.

Related Articles

Preparing for GDPR? Here’s four things to consider

More News Preparing for GDPR? Here’s four things to consider

2m Elliott Wiseman
Cash flow in focus for investors

Cash Management Cash flow in focus for investors

3m Conor Deegan
Treasury TV: Karen Pugsley, Domino's Pizza Group

More News Treasury TV: Karen Pugsley, Domino's Pizza Group

3m Victoria Beckett
Treasury TV: Yeng Butler compares US and European MMF reforms

Compliance Treasury TV: Yeng Butler compares US and European MMF reforms

3m Victoria Beckett
Treasury TV: Tim de Knegt, The Port of Rotterdam

10 Minutes With The Treasury Treasury TV: Tim de Knegt, The Port of Rotterdam

4m Victoria Beckett
Banks are selling clients short with short dated cash deposit U-turns

Banking Banks are selling clients short with short dated cash deposit U-turns

4m Victoria Beckett
What does sterling’s Brexit boost mean for UK manufacturers?

More News What does sterling’s Brexit boost mean for UK manufacturers?

4m Tasja Botha
FX for corporates: 5 best practices for treasurers

Economy FX for corporates: 5 best practices for treasurers

4m Mateo Graziosi