Bob Hughes is Everbridge’s President. He leads the company’s global go-to-market operations, and is responsible for driving growth and customer success. Leveraging his extensive experience scaling companies, Bob also works to set the strategic direction of the company.

Prior to Everbridge, Bob served as President for Worldwide Operations for Akamai Technologies. He spent 17 years at the company scaling and expanding the company’s global operations from under $50 million to over $2 billion in annual revenues. Bob served on Akamai’s executive leadership team for more than a decade, most recently overseeing day-to-day global operations, and all aspects of the customer experience, including global sales, services and support, go-to-market strategy, branding, and human resources. Earlier in his career, Bob worked at PictureTel and Boston Scientific.

Bob serves on the Board of Directors of QuickBase, Inc., and is an advisor to several technology companies. He is a graduate of Northeastern University.