Shay has over two decades of hands-on senior management experience in high-growth companies. Likewise, he has vast experience in managing and growing various functions including finance, operations, and product development. This is accompanied by an extensive track record of building and optimizing global business operations, strategy development, and mergers and acquisitions integration to augment organic growth. Before joining ClickSoftware, Shay served as the Senior Vice President and CFO of one of the business units of Verint Systems, based at their New-York HQ office. Prior to that, he served for nine years as a CFO of MRV Communications in California and as a General Manager of their Israeli operations. He also held various financial roles at Elbit Systems in Israel for 6 years. Shay holds a Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from the Technion Israel Institute of Technology, and a Master’s in Finance and Accounting from Bar-Ilan University in Tel-Aviv, Israel.