Gigi has spent her career in technology, consulting, and market research. Prior to joining Invoke, she held numerous positions with market research and industry insight companies. Key positions include CRO at the Yankee Group, EVP at TNS (a WPP company) serving the Consumer and Technology sectors, and SVP and CMO roles at IDC. She holds an M.S. in Engineering Management from the University of Massachusetts and B.S. in Operations Research from Cornell University. Gigi has served as a Director of Invoke since 2011.
Jim is an experienced CFO with extensive experience providing financial and operational leadership to companies. He has designed and implemented systems, frameworks for financial analysis, and benchmarks. His experience includes CFO roles with a variety of companies, including design & innovation consulting firm Continuum, where he helped lead the company to increased profitability and global expansion, as well as consulting CFO and advisory roles for numerous other companies. Jim holds an MBA from UC Berkeley, an MS in taxation from Bentley, and a BS in accounting from the University of Vermont. He is also a CPA.
Charlie manages the engineering team at Invoke and is a member of the executive team. He has deep experience with the latest technology stacks, release management processes, and AWS infrastructure & APIs. Prior to Invoke, Charlie held leadership roles in DevOps, Technical Ops, and Cloud Ops at several startups. He was also VP of Engineering at Intralinks where he led a team responsible for the performance and scalability of the company’s SaaS platform. Earlier in his career, he was a Sr. Performance Engineer at Fidelity Investments. Charlie holds an MBA from Babson and a BE in Mechanical Engineering from Dartmouth.