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Ted Marks

Board Member

Intellectual growth should commence at birth and cease only at death.

Albert Einstein

Why J Leaders?

I was taught from a young age to give back, in both time and dollars, to important causes, both locally and globally. With an interest in developing the next generation, I look forward to helping J Leaders meaningfully impactful professional lives within our community.


Ted Marks is CFO of Applitools, a Thoma Bravo owned SaaS company. Previously, he led finance at other PE-owned and VC funded software companies, including Pulse Secure, through a successful sale in December 2020, and at Numerify, through their exit in early 2020. Earlier in his career, Ted held senior Finance and Business Development roles at Cisco, VMware, and Hitachi Data Systems. He’s done business and led teams around the world, including living in Beijing for two years.

Ted has an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from MIT. In his spare time, he is an enthusiastic ice hockey player.