Jim Ryan is obsessed with candor, passion, professionalism, keeping score, celebrating success and giving back. He is known for driving change, developing talent and encouraging transparency, leading to Flexera consistently being named a “top workplace”. He guides Flexera as its chief executive and provides strategic vision as it moves forward. Jim has been with the company since 1998, spending seven of his years overseas running Flexera’s international operations. Prior to becoming CEO in 2016, Jim was Flexera’s Chief Operating Officer.