Stefan R. Bothe
Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer
Stefan R. Bothe co-founded Flexi and joined the company in 1993 after leading DataEase, a PC Database software company, as President and Chief Executive Officer. From 1989 to 1991, Mr. Bothe was President and Chief Executive Officer of GEAC Computer Corporation Limited. Prior to joining GEAC, Mr. Bothe was President of the Application Products Division of Computer Associates International, Inc., one of the largest software companies in the industry.
While at Computer Associates, Mr. Bothe held numerous senior management positions, including President of the International Division, President of the Micro Products Division, and Senior Vice President of Marketing. Mr. Bothe has extensive marketing experience as Vice President of Marketing at CIT Financial Services and Hertz. He started his career at Colgate Palmolive. Mr. Bothe received his B.S. degree from Cal State Northridge and his M.B.A. from Columbia University.
Dmitry G. Trudov
President, Financial Software Division
Dmitry Trudov joined Flexi in 1996. Mr. Trudov is responsible for all aspects of the FlexiFinancials product line, including technology direction, software architecture, and customer support.
Previously Mr. Trudov has held various positions at Acorn Information Solutions. Mr. Trudov received his B.S. from University of Bridgeport and his M.B.A. from University of Connecticut.
Vice President of Business Development
John O’Connell joined Flexi in 2016, and is responsible for overseeing Sales and Marketing, as well as the strategic direction of Flexi’s initiative into Cloud computing. Mr. O’Connell was the Director of Fusion Sales at Oracle, where he assisted customers in their transition from on-premise applications to Cloud computing.
He has also served as the Vice President Corporate of Technology at Merrill Lynch, where he was responsible for all aspects of Merrill Lynch’s Corporate Financial Applications. Mr. O’Connell received his B.S. from College of Staten Island and his M.B.A. from Rider University.
Director of Sales
Larry Jansson was previously employed by XCM Solutions selling their workflow product to CPA firms. Prior to that, he was at AICPA/CPA.com to initiate their sales efforts in SaaS-based applications to CPA firms. Larry has extensive sales experience in selling accounting solutions, including ERP solutions to large organizations. Larry Jansson received his B.S. degree from Columbia University.