Apptio appoints Kathleen Philips to board
Ms. Philips currently serves as chief financial officer of Zillow Group.
Ms. Philips joined Zillow in 2010 as general counsel, and served as chief operating officer from 2013 to 2015.
She has played a pivotal role in all of Zillow Group's key corporate finance initiatives including Zillow's 2011 initial public offering, two follow-on equity offerings, and all 13 of the company's acquisitions.
Ms. Philips has received numerous awards including: Puget Sound Business Journal's 2017 Chief Financial Officer of the Year for a large public company, Puget Sound Business Journal's 2012 Outstanding Corporate Counsel of the Year, Seattle Business Magazine's 2013 General Counsel of the Year, San Francisco Business Times' 2013 Corporate Counsel of the Year finalist, and honoree in San Francisco Business Times' Most Influential Women in Bay Area Business 2014.
Before joining Zillow, she served as General Counsel of Hotwire, StubHub, Flip Video camera maker Pure Digital Technologies, and FanSnap.
Ms. Philips received her juris doctor with honors from the University of Chicago Law School, and received her bachelor's degree with distinction from the University of California, Berkeley.
She currently serves on the Visiting Committee of the University of Chicago Law School. ■