David R. Friedman

David R. Friedman

Chief of Staff, Office of the CEO

David R. Friedman heads up the Citrix Office of the CEO as Chief of Staff. In this role, he works closely with the CEO and executive leadership team to drive the company’s vision of a software-defined workplace that enables businesses and people to work better. At Citrix since 2002, he previously served as general counsel and senior vice president of human resources, overseeing acquisitions, commercial transactions, corporate governance initiatives, regulatory requirements and other legal matters, as well as leading the company’s dedication to hiring and developing best-in-class talent.  

Friedman earned his law degree from Suffolk University Law School and holds a bachelor’s degree from Middlebury College.