Susan Villare has served as Ribbon’s Senior Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis since October 2017. Prior, she was Sonus’ interim Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer from June 2016 to September 2017 and its Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis since February 2012. Previously, from June 2008 to February 2012, she served as the Vice President of Financial Planning and Analysis of BigBand Networks, Inc., that developed and sold network-based solutions that enable cable multiple system operators and telecommunications companies to offer video services across their networks and that was acquired by ARRIS Group in 2011. Prior to BigBand Networks, Inc., Ms. Villare was the Chief Financial Officer of Burst Media, a company that provided display advertising for specialty content web publishers, from 2007 to 2008.
From 1999 to 2006, Ms. Villare served in various positions, including Chief Financial Officer of MatrixOne, Inc., a leading service provider of Internet collaborative software that was acquired by Dassault Systemes in 2006. Prior to joining MatrixOne, Ms. Villare was a senior auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP.
Ms. Villare is a certified public accountant and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Boston College.