Reputation.com’s executive team comprises experienced, forward-thinking industry leaders who are passionate about helping businesses take control of their online reputation.

Chief Executive Officer

Joe Fuca

Joe Fuca

Joe Fuca

A thirty-year technology veteran, Joe Fuca is known in Silicon Valley for leading both private and public companies through worldwide growth phases, transformative customer success, and category leadership. Most recently the president of worldwide field operations at SaaS breakout FinancialForce, Joe was responsible for all enterprise-class sales, implementation and customer success groups. He was the first executive brought into DocuSign to build out the infrastructure necessary to grow the company ten-fold to $250 million in four years. In addition, he designed DocuSign’s vertical strategy, priorities and positioning; expanded its presence globally; and forged strategic partnerships with Salesforce.com, major financial services organizations and top-tier consulting firms.

Executive Staff

Jason Grier

Jason Grier

Jason Grier

Executive Vice President, Chief Customer Officer

Jason Grier leads Reputation.com’s customer loyalty and growth initiatives as executive vice president and chief customer officer. Jason is a former senior vice president of Global Support Operations and chief customer officer at McAfee, where he spent more than 10 years.

While at McAfee, Jason built a reputation as an industry leader in customer support and operations. His teams were honored with a number of awards, including the Intel Quality Award, a prestigious honor for outstanding quality and personification of Intel’s values and the highest team honor given at Intel. His teams also won two TSIA Star Awards, two Service & Support Professionals Association Awards, and a Stevie Award for innovation in action.

Before his time at McAfee Jason held executive-level positions at Sutherland Global Services and Covad Communications.

Jason holds a bachelor’s degree from North Carolina State University and an MBA from Pfeiffer University.

Chris Lee

Chris Lee

Chris Lee

Chief Revenue Officer

With more than two decades of sales experience at both large-scale and entrepreneurial organizations, Chris Lee leads Reputation.com’s global sales team as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales.

Chris has held North American sales leadership roles at FinancialForce and DocuSign, and he’s a former Regional Vice President of Sales at Salesforce. During his career he has consistently exceeded organizational sales goals while regularly delivering double-digit year-over-year growth.

At FinancialForce Chris helped the enterprise sales team top the $100 million threshold, while at DocuSign he attracted top clients such as JP Morgan Chase, Bank of America, Citi and Wells Fargo. And during his 10 years at Salesforce Chris was part of a team that increased revenue from $25 million to more than $4 billion.

Chris holds a BA in both Economics and Communications from Villanova University.

Rebecca Biestman

Rebecca Biestman

Rebecca Biestman

Chief Marketing Officer

Rebecca Biestman leads Reputation.com’s global marketing organization. Rebecca joins us directly from Dialpad, the only cloud-native business communications SaaS platform. Before Dialpad, she held various marketing leadership positions for RMS, the leading risk modeling software company, servicing the world’s largest insurers and financial institutions. While at RMS, Rebecca also launched the company’s inaugural Social Impact program. Before moving to technology, Rebecca specialized in B2C marketing for CPG and retail, working for both Earth Essentials and Gap, Inc (Gap Digital).

Rebecca received both her undergraduate degree in Political Science from UC Berkeley, and her MBA in Marketing and Corporate Social Responsibility from UC Berkeley’s Walter A. HaaS School of Business.

Amir Jafari

Amir Jafari

Amir Jafari

Chief Financial Officer

Over the past 15-plus years, Jafari has held a number of key financial roles across a variety of organizations. He most recently spent five years at ServiceNow, where he rose to vice president and general manager of finance. Prior to ServiceNow, Jafari was senior director of finance and assistant controller at Atmel Corporation, and before that he was director of financial planning and analysis at InvenSense. Jafari has also held financial positions at Magellan Navigation, AppliedMicro and Memec.

Amir holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from San Diego State University and an MBA from San Jose State University.

Manish Balsara

Manish Balsara

Manish Balsara

Chief Technical Officer

Manish brings over 25 years of engineering experience to Reputation.com, and is responsible for leading and managing the company’s engineering team and technical architecture. Prior to Reputation.com, he architected distributed systems for Liveops, Paypal, SAP Markets, and Advent Software. Manish had previously co-founded Phulaxis (acquired by Agiliance).

Manish is a graduate of the Haas School of Business, University of California Berkeley and has an undergraduate degree from Manipal Institute of Technology in Computer Engineering.

Chris Sundermeier

Chris Sundermeier

Chris Sundermeier

General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer

Chris Sundermeier is General Counsel and Chief Privacy Officer for Reputation.com. He comes to the company after representing various Silicon Valley internet and technology companies for more than a decade as a litigation partner at Cooley LLP. It was there that Chris focused on disputes involving complex commercial contracts and technology agreements, securities, fiduciary duty, mergers and acquisitions, and intellectual property.

Chris graduated magna cum laude with a law degree from Boston College, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Sundermeier taught Philosophy at multiple universities and colleges around New York City while working on a Ph.D. in Philosophy at Fordham University. He also holds an undergraduate degree in English and Philosophy from Creighton University.

Pennie Sponsel

Pennie Sponsel

Pennie Sponsel

Head of People Operations

With more than 15 years’ HR experience, Pennie specializes in culture development, compensation and performance management, talent acquisition and rapid organizational growth. Prior to joining Reputation.com, she held positions at ChargePoint and Workshare.

Pennie received a BA from Chadron State College and earned her Professional of HR (PHR) certification through the Society of Human Resources Management. She also prides herself in being a mentor to HR professionals beginning their careers.

Pranav Desai

Pranav Desai

Pranav Desai

Vice President, Product Management

Pranav leads Reputation.com’s Product organization with responsibility for the long term Product strategy and growth initiatives.

With over a decade of experience in the Customer Experience space, Pranav has launched several innovative products including Customer Experience surveys, Text Analytics, and Identity Analytics using Voice Biometrics. With a penchant for discovering revenue opportunities in crowded markets, his products have been deployed at several Fortune 500 companies including Apple, Cisco, and Oracle.

Pranav has a Masters from the University of Maryland and an undergraduate degree in Engineering from the University of Mumbai.

Brad Null

Brad Null

Brad Null

Chief Scientist and Head of Data Science

Brad has a long career in data science, building predictive and optimization algorithms for a range of applications including online advertising, marketing attribution, finance, and sports. Prior to joining Reputation.com Brad held key research and leadership positions at Advertising.com, the Golden Baseball League and Oncept Consulting Group.

Brad earned his PhD at Stanford University, with a focus on Operations Research and Predictive Modeling. His research in sports analytics, culminating in a thesis on “Stochastic Modeling and Optimization in Baseball,” has provided the foundation for several predictive models and optimization tools used by teams and other entities in baseball, basketball, and football.