Richard Beckert joined TriNet in 2017 and serves as Senior Vice President of Finance, overseeing accounting, financial planning and analysis, treasury and tax.
Previously, Richard served as the Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at CA Technologies, where he led a team of over 1,000 professionals in running all accounting and reporting, treasury, risk management, tax, real estate, and internal audit processes. Earlier at CA, Richard served as Senior Vice President and Corporate Controller, a role in which he oversaw financial reporting, planning, budgeting, forecasting, and pricing, as well as the integration of facilities of acquired companies. Prior to that, he was Senior Vice President of Strategic Pricing at CA.
Before joining CA, Richard spent more than two decades at IBM in various leadership positions, including Division Controller of the Data Management division and of the Lotus division. At IBM, he also served as the Director of Financial Operations for IBM Americas Software and as the Director of World Software Pricing.
Richard earned a Bachelor of Science in Finance Administration from Northeastern University.