David Henshall is chief operating officer and chief financial officer of Citrix.
Henshall joined Citrix in 2003 and oversees the company’s worldwide finance, operations and administration organizations. This includes corporate accounting, strategic development, planning, treasury, tax, audit and investor relations. He also leads the legal, information security, human resources, IT, supply chain, and real estate teams at Citrix.
Over the last 12 years, Henshall has focused on building a balanced portfolio of growth investments, maintaining a scalable operational infrastructure and ensuring disciplined financial decision-making. Henshall is committed to maximizing long-term value for all stake-holders, and leading the open communications with the investment community that Citrix is known for.
With 25 years of management experience in the technology sector, Henshall has worked at several of the industry’s leading companies. Prior to joining Citrix, he served as chief financial officer of Rational Software Corporation, a software company acquired by IBM Corporation in 2003, and also held various finance positions at Cypress Semiconductor and Samsung.