Stewart Bloom is an Operating Executive with Golden Gate Capital, where he has been since 2006. Mr. Bloom focuses on the Software & Services sector. Mr. Bloom currently serves as Chairman of LiveVox, Vercara, and Securly. Mr. Bloom previously held positions as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Aspect Software and Escalate Retail from its inception until the time of its merger transaction with RedPrairie. Mr. Bloom has served on the Boards of Golden Gate Capital portfolio companies, including Vector Solutions, Neustar Inc., Ensemble Health Partners, Infor, and Symon Communications. Previously, Mr. Bloom held positions as Vice President Americas Technology Services for Capgemini and as Senior Vice President for Mainspring through its initial public offering and subsequent acquisition by IBM. Earlier in his career, Mr. Bloom was a Partner with Ernst & Young Management Consulting following its acquisition of Distributed Systems Solutions International where he was a Vice President and Co-Founder.