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 previously serving as Nintex CFO from 2014-2018. Eric graduated with honors from the University of Portland with a degree in finance.


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.


Ben Brewer

Ben Brewer

Chief Revenue Officer

Ben has 15 years of leadership experience in the tech industry where he has successfully managed global sales teams and delighted customers with innovative SaaS solutions to improve how people work. He holds a bachelor’s degree in communications from Washington State University.


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.


Dustin Grosse

Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer

Dustin has more than 25 years of management, strategy and go-to-market experience with leading high tech companies at various stages of growth. He previously worked at Microsoft, DocuSign, McKinsey & Company and P&G. He holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management.


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

Vice President, 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.