Dana, a certified public accountant licensed in the state of Utah, has a masters degree in accounting from Weber State University. As senior vice president and chief financial officer at Novell, a global publicly traded software company, he helped lead the definitive merger agreement between Novell and Attachmate (valued at $2.2 billion) and a business and patent cooperation agreement with Microsoft (valued at over $450 million).
Prior to his tenure as CFO at Novell, Russell held other senior finance positions at Novell, WordPerfect and PricewaterhouseCoopers. With extensive experience in strategic financial management at high tech companies, Dana brings a proven combination of strong strategic, financial, and management skills to the Allegiance team.
Carine, Dana, and the rest of the team here at Allegiance are looking forward as we continue to help organizations drive growth and increase profitability through improved customer and employee engagement programs.