Wrike Names Xactly Founder Chris Cabrera to Board of Directors

February 4, 2020

New Board Member Brings Experience in Rapid Growth Companies to Help Wrike Steer Accelerating Revenue

San Jose, Calif., - February 4, 2020 - Wrike, the most versatile collaborative work management software, announced today that Chris Cabrera, Founder and CEO of Xactly, has joined the company’s board of directors. Chris Cabrera is an expert in sales performance management, incentive compensation and employee motivation.  He is the author of “Game the Plan” and an established thought leader. Chris brings to Wrike’s board a wealth of experience in early-stage and public companies. 

“In Chris’ impressive career he has overseen critical business functions including sales, marketing, and operations in highly successful companies; most recently Xactly,” said Andrew Filev, Founder and CEO of Wrike. “I’m looking forward to benefiting from his insight and direction as Wrike enters the next exciting phase of rapid growth.”

Since founding Xactly Corporation in 2005, both Chris and Xactly have received many accolades. He was chosen as the Alumni Entrepreneur of the Year by the Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies at the University of Southern California Marshall School of Business. He has been featured in leading publications like the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Fortune and Forbes. 

“The invitation to join Wrike's Board of Directors is a great compliment and promises to be an exciting task thanks to their ambitious goals for 2020 and beyond,” said Cabrera.“ Wrike has a leading solution that has helped define the collaborative work management space, and as far as I can see their growth is just getting started."

Wrike and Xactly are both Vista Equity Partners portfolio companies.

About Wrike

Wrike is the most powerful work management platform. Built for teams and organizations looking to collaborate, create, and exceed every day, Wrike brings everyone and all work into a single place to remove complexity, increase productivity, and free people up to focus on their most purposeful work. With unmatched power, versatility, and intuitiveness, Wrike is the only work management solution an organization will ever need to scale, optimize, and move fast in a competitive world. More than 20,000 happy customers power their future and come together in Wrike, including The Estée Lauder Companies, Hootsuite, Nielsen, Ogilvy, Siemens, and Tiffany & Co. Wrike is headquartered in San Diego, CA. For more information, visit www.wrike.com.