Scott Tachiki provides overall leadership and coordination of Liferay's finances. Scott has close to 20 years of business experience as an executive officer, consultant, attorney, and CPA. His previous experience includes Deloitte & Touche, where he specialized in the financial services industry, and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Howard Rice et al., where he provided legal counsel to clients in mergers and acquisitions and corporate finance transactions. Scott also served as VP of Business Development at LearningGate.com, where he managed software development and successfully structured, negotiated, and closed the sale of the company. Scott serves on the board of the George Washington High School Basketball Foundation and coached high school basketball for seven years.
Scott holds a law degree from the Boalt Hall School of Law (UC Berkeley) and a BS in Business Administration, also from UC Berkeley.