Robert LoCascio, Founder and CEO
Robert LoCascio is the Founder & CEO of LivePerson, Inc. (LPSN: NASDAQ & TASE). Since 1997, LivePerson has been the leader in intelligent engagement solutions, allowing companies to create meaningful online connections with their customers. Prior to LivePerson, Robert was the Founder & CEO of Sybarite Media. He is a Founding Member of the NYC Entrepreneurs Council of the Partnership for New York City, and a Mentor of the NYC Venture Fellows, a fellowship program designed to help the next generation of global entrepreneurs succeed in New York City. Passionate about community and helping others, Robert founded FeedingNYC, a volunteer-based organization which delivers Thanksgiving Day meals to thousands of families in need throughout New York City.
Daniel Murphy, CFO
Dan brings to LivePerson more than 20 years of broad experience in senior management, corporate finance and accounting roles. As the Chief Financial Officer, he is responsible for the financial, operational and administrative procedures of the Company.
Prior to joining LivePerson, Dan served as CFO at Conductor, Inc. a maker of a SAAS platform focused on search engine optimization for enterprise customers, and also served as SVP and chief financial officer of Marketing Technology Solutions. Prior to that, Mr. Murphy spent for 13 years at Thomson Financial (now Thomson Reuters), a leading global information services company, where he held several management and finance roles of increasing responsibility and complexity, serving as CFO of multiple business units, including the then $1.6 billion Sales, Marketing and Services Organization for the financial services vertical, and supporting many successful acquisitions, as well as integrations of new products and businesses.
Dan received a Bachelor's degree in business administration from Saint Bonaventure University.
Eran Vanounou, CTO
Eran is based out of our Israel office where he leads LivePerson’s global technology operations, product and R&D organizations. He brings more than 15 years of experience leading global technology teams and delivering enterprise-class solutions at global scale for several of the world’s top companies.
Most recently, Eran served as general manager of the product and technology unit at NICE Systems where he led their enterprise product portfolio. Prior to that, Eran spent nearly eight years at Sun/Oracle where he led the mobile and embedded technologies business unit, across nine countries, and went on to become the general manager of the Sun/Oracle R&D center in Israel during the last four years of his tenure. Prior to Sun/Oracle, Eran spent six years at LocatioNet where he established and led their R&D division.
Eran holds a B.A. in computer science and business administration from Interdisciplinary University in Israel and is graduate of the Israeli Naval Officers Academy.
Monica Greenberg, EVP, Business Affairs and General Counsel
Monica oversees LivePerson's legal affairs and is responsible for a wide variety of corporate and strategic matters. Monica brings to LivePerson extensive legal experience in the technology and Internet industries.
Prior to joining LivePerson, Monica served as vice president, general counsel of Nuance Communications, Inc., a leading provider of speech recognition software. Previously, Monica was associated with the law firms of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati in Palo Alto, CA and Willkie Farr & Gallagher in New York, NY.
Monica holds a J.D. from Boston University School of Law where she was a member of the Boston University Law Review, and a B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania.