Ted Pawela is Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Altium, a public software company that provides PC-based electronics design software for engineers who design printed circuit boards. Previously, Ted served as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Prior to joining Altium, Ted served as Product Management Executive responsible for marketing at BIOVIA (a subsidiary company of Dassault Systemes). As COO, Ted works closely with the CEO to drive brand and program management to successfully execute against Altium’s corporate goals in its bid for PCB market leadership and going beyond to bring about a transformation of electronics design. Ted is actively involved in marketing, M&A, and partnership activities of Altium and strategy development. Ted has extensive knowledge and experience in marketing at a leadership level and a strong technical background with broad functional experience in software companies.