Mike Corkery has been named the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Deltek by the company’s board of directors. Corkery has been acting CEO since December 2012, and was Deltek’s chief financial officer (CFO) since joining the company in January 2010.
“We are very excited to name Mike as the CEO of Deltek,” said Thoma Bravo partner Holden Spaht. “It has been a privilege working with Mike over the last several months as he has shown tremendous leadership and kept the Company on a clear path for success. Since Mike joined Deltek as its CFO, he has played a critical role in transforming the Company into a highly profitable, fast-growing, global market leader. Mike’s combination of operating skill, technology experience, and market knowledge make him a fantastic choice to lead Deltek into the future.”
Corkery also had some words on the appointment, saying,
“I am thrilled to lead the Deltek team as its CEO. We are in the strongest position in our history with the industry’s broadest and deepest capabilities for project-based businesses, complemented by a global team that is committed to delivering superior results for our customers. Our team has an enormous opportunity to leverage our numerous strengths to grow revenue and expand Deltek’s presence around the world. As we embark on that journey together, our commitment to our customers will be unwavering. We will continue to aggressively deliver the innovative solutions that our customers demand.”
Deltek is a private company owned by middle market private equity firm Thoma Bravo, LLC.