Brian BoruffExecutive Vice President, Strategic Enterprise Partnerships
Brian Boruff serves as Blackbaud’s Executive Vice President, Strategic Enterprise Partnerships, with responsibility for growing, building and leading Blackbaud’s global partner ecosystem. He has more than 32 years of experience operating at the forefront of major transformational changes that have shaped the IT software and services Industry. Beginning at Hewlett-Packard in 1982 during the mini-computer era; 9 years at Apple during the PC revolution; 15 years as a senior executive at Microsoft; and the past 7 years forming and leading software business units at CSC, Accenture and Infosys, Brian has been able to identify and then capitalize on IT trends and technologies. At Microsoft, he spent 15 years in various software sales and services delivery leadership roles, including founder and leader of the Communications Sector Group across EMEA (based in Paris) and vice president of US Enterprise Services, a $1.2 Billion consulting and software support division responsible for providing mission-critical product support, consulting services, systems integration and cloud applications to enterprise and public sector clients across the US. Brian serves on the board of Certified Security Solutions, a leading Microsoft solution partner, and has advised many early stage companies such as Cumulux and Opstera on their growth and M&A strategies. He was awarded the prestigious Bill Gates Chairman’s Award in 2003, one of Microsoft’s top honors, in recognition for his work building and leading EMEA’s Network Service Provider and Mobility division. Brian is active in Young Life and other philanthropic efforts focused on the development and growth of our youth.