Senior Leadership Team

Eric Johnson

Chief Executive Officer

Eric has more than 20 years of financial and operational experience at mid- and large-sized software companies. He has served as Nintex CEO since early 2018, growing the company to more than $250 million in annual sales, and previously served as Nintex CFO. Eric graduated with honors from the University of Portland with a degree in finance.

Ben Brewer

Ben Brewer

President, Global Go to Market

Named Nintex President, GTM in November 2021, Ben has more than 15 years of leadership experience in the tech industry leading orgs through all phases of the growth journey. Ben is responsible for the company's GTM strategy including leading the sales, customer success and marketing orgs. Ben joined Nintex in 2020 as CRO. He holds a degree in communications from WSU.

Keith Fujinaga

Chief Financial Officer

Keith brings more than 20 years of experience from big four public accounting firms, Fortune 500, and mid-size technology companies to Nintex. Keith holds a degree in business administration/accounting from the University of Washington.

Jeffrey A. Christianson

Chief Legal Officer

Jeffrey has more than 25 years of general counsel experience within leading technology organizations and as a partner within a Seattle-based law firm. He received a B.A. from Whitman College and a J.D. from the University of Washington.

Neal Gottsacker

Chief Product Officer

Neal Gottsacker brings 30-plus years of management experience leading product management and technical teams in a variety of high-tech industries and within enterprise software companies. He holds a Bachelor of Science in computing and information science from McKendree University.

Josh Waldo

Joshua Waldo

Chief Customer Officer

Josh has 20-plus years of experience leading partner strategy, partner marketing, product marketing and customer advocacy at leading organizations. He holds a master’s degree in public admin/political science from Eastern Washington University.

Nellie Thompson

Chief People Officer

Nellie has 15 years of global HR and talent management experience in the technology industry including at Avanade and most recently at K2 Software, Inc. Nellie holds a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of Washington.

Baran Erkel

Sr. VP, Corporate Development

Baran brings more than 15 years of experience in strategy development, M&A, strategic investments, and partnerships to his role at Nintex. He holds both bachelor and master degrees in computer science from North Carolina State University.

Amanda Slaughter

Chief of Staff

Amanda has more than 10 years of experience planning and executing company-wide programs that drive internal alignment, create a strong culture, and generate results. She holds both bachelor and master degrees in education from the University of Florida.