Michael Kohlsdorf

President & CEO

Michael Kohlsdorf is President and CEO of GoTo and has served on GoTo’s Board of Directors since August 2020. Michael oversees GoTo’s day-to-day operations and overarching strategic direction and has more than thirty years of experience in executive management roles across private and publicly held technology companies.

Michael has served as an Operating Partner with Francisco Partners since 2011, leading Francisco Partners Consulting since its inception, and has successfully served as CEO of six Francisco Partners portfolio companies and Executive Chairman of two. Most recently, he served as the CEO of Quest Software, a global systems management and security software provider.

Prior to joining Francisco Partners, Michael was President, CEO and a Board Member of Aderant. He also previously served as a Senior Vice President of Enterprise Services and Corporate Officer at IKON Office Solutions (NYSE: IKON) and, before that, was President and CEO of T/R Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRSI). He began his career at IBM.

Michael holds an MBA from the University of Notre Dame where he majored in International Business and participated in an exchange program with the London Business School.

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