Carla brings over 30 years’ experience in executive leadership, strategic planning, and execution for businesses from startups to multibillion-dollar enterprises. Her expertise spans a variety of functions including mergers and acquisitions, purchasing, business management, supply chain, and operations. She is known as a results-oriented leader with a track record of proven success in driving organizations to achieve their goals.
Carla’s roles have included executive leadership of a Fortune 100 company, advising private equity firms, consulting for a variety of businesses, and investing in startups. She joined Opptly as a board member in 2017, drawn by the mission to revolutionize the way people connect with work and the promise of the Opptly technology solution. Carla took on the leadership of Opptly by becoming CEO in January 2019. Carla moved to join the Opptly Board of Advisors in October 2021.
In her spare time, you can find Carla on the ski slopes, traveling to interesting new places, or enjoying a dance with her husband. Carla’s Fun Friday intro song is “Let’s Get the Party Started” by Pink.