Leadership Team

Chris Rasmussen

President and CEO

Chris founded Doxim in 2000 with a vision to develop and deliver software that helps customers automate and digitize processes that enhance customer engagement. Over the last two decades he has lived through the ground zero of transformational change in business communications, information management, and document automation. Chris is a charismatic and approachable leader, and under his careful guidance Doxim has grown to become a leading supplier of SaaS customer engagement software to the North American Financial Services marketplace. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Administrative and Commercial Studies from Western University. Outside work, Chris loves to spend time at his cottage in Muskoka with family and friends.

Patrick Leung

Chief Financial Officer

Patrick is Doxim’s Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for all financial and corporate matters of the company. Patrick brings 25 years of finance experience focused on strategic growth, capital raising for both private and public companies, and M&A. Patrick has served as the Chief Financial Officer for a number of technology companies including GuestLogix Inc., Spectra7 Microsystems, and ATX Incorporated. Patrick also has held executive and senior level positions with Merrill Lynch & Co. and Rockwater Capital Corporation. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CA) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and holds both a BA and MAcc from the University of Waterloo.

Michael Hennessy

Chief Revenue Officer

Mike leads a team of world class sales, customer success and business development professionals focused on delivering measurable value for Doxim’s clients across North America. A SaaS veteran, he specializes in delivering scalable, sustainable revenue for high growth B2B software companies, and has built built diverse go-to-market strategies that delivered 30-120% in annual growth. Most recently, Mike was the North American GM for ScribbleLive. Before that, he was the VP of North American Sales for [24]7-Inc., a California-based company providing customer experience software to the Fortune 500. Mike holds an MBA from Queen’s University, a Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing Communications from Seneca College and a Bachelor’s Degree from Mount Allison University.

Chris Palmer

Vice President, Product Vision & Strategy

Chris Palmer is Vice President of Product Vision & Strategy at Doxim. Chris joined Doxim in 2015, following Doxim’s acquisition of Neocog Technologies. In his strategic, cross-functional role Chris oversees the strategic product planning for all the applications under the Doxim Customer Engagement Platform. Chris brings over two decades of experience with financial service technology to his role with Doxim. Prior to founding Neocog Technologies in 2000 Chris was a Professor of Information Technology at Fanshawe Community College and a Senior Systems Analyst for Libro Credit Union. He began his career as a Technical Analyst for the Royal Bank of Canada. Chris holds bachelor’s degrees in Music Performance and Computer Science and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at Western University.

Pat Krishnan

Director Human Resources

As Director, Human Resources, Pat works closely with the CEO and the rest of the senior leadership team to provide better insight and deliver on various HR initiatives. In this leadership role, she works to drive a positive corporate culture that benefits the overall company performance and supports the strong growth objectives. Pat joined the company in July 2015, and prior to Doxim held senior management position at Jonas Software and Camilion Solutions, Inc. Pat holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Madras, India.

Sean O’Donovan

Vice President, Customer Success

Sean O’Donovan joined Doxim as VP Marketing in 2010. In 2011, he launched the Product Management activity and in 2012, added leadership of Doxim’s Operations and Professional Service activities. In spring 2017, he took on a new, green-field challenge at Doxim, defining and leading the company’s strategic approach to Customer Success, developing programs and processes to monitor, track and improve every customer interaction. Prior to Doxim, Sean held several technology sales and marketing leadership roles across Europe and Canada. Sean holds a B.A. from Hull University, U.K. Outside the office his happy place is in the kitchen, cooking for friends and family.

Dennis Brink

Senior Vice President, Operations

Dennis joined Doxim in 2014 as VP, Professional Services, bringing 25 years of experience executing business strategies for technology organizations. His role has been expanding continuously and in 2017 he became our SVP, Operations, with additional responsibilities including technical operations and support. Prior to joining Doxim, Dennis was an executive with T4G, running several divisions as the company grew fivefold. Dennis joined T4G after they acquired his development and analytics company, Dedicated System Builders. Dennis’ earlier career included technology delivery roles for Canada’s leading banks, transportation firms, and telecoms, and projects with IBM, Accenture, CGI, KPMG, Ernst & Young, and Boston Consulting Group. Dennis has a degree in Engineering Physics (Nuclear) from Queen’s University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in Ontario.

Olga Zakharenkava

Vice President, Demand Marketing

As the VP, Demand Marketing, Olga is responsible for telling the story of innovation Doxim brings to the industry and for building customer-focused marketing programs. She spent the past 15 years immersed in marketing and technology, leading collaborative teams that bring exceptional products to the market. Prior to Doxim, Olga held marketing leadership positions at Telmetrics, Actuate (acquired by OpenText), and JVL, helping growing B2B software companies build go-to-market strategies and launch data-driven marketing initiatives. Olga holds an MBA from the Paul Merage School of Business at the University of California, a Master's degree in Finance and a Bachelor's degree in Management.

Paul Abdool

Vice President, Sales, CFI, Canada

Paul brings 20 years of industry experience to his role as Vice President of Sales, Credit Unions (Canada). He has built a career helping clients develop and optimize their customer communication systems with process automation, workflow solutions and professional services. Previously, Paul was the Vice President of Enterprise Solutions for Solimar Systems, Inc. Paul has also held senior positions with document industry leaders like RICOH and Pitney Bowes. Paul is a sought-after speaker, author and guest professor at Ryerson University, Sheridan College, and Humber College. He’s also an active member of several document industry boards and associations. In his spare time, Paul both coaches and plays volleyball.

Michel Hepp

Vice President, Inside Sales

Michel brings with him a depth of sales and pre-sales experience. With over 20 years of experience in the software industry, Michel has consistently demonstrated success in advancing rapid growth and generating substantial revenue for a variety of organizations. Prior to Doxim, Michel held senior positions with InSystems Technologies (Oracle), DataMirror (IBM) and BlueCat Networks. As Vice President, Inside Sales, Michel is responsible for providing the leadership to develop a strong business development methodology, grow Doxim sales revenue and manage a world-class inside sales team. Michel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the Faculty of Health, York University.

Michael Black

Vice President, Sales Wealth, Americas

Michael is Vice President of Sales for Wealth, Americas. Michael joined Doxim in 2016 after successfully partnering IBM with Doxim to bring solutions to the Wealth Management space. Michael’s career has been entirely focused on the Financial Services Industry, selling and supporting solutions across the globe. Michael’s dedication to his clients’ success has resulted in long standing relationships and a respected reputation within the industry. Michael holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Economics from the University of Guelph.