'It was a crazy idea' - Mimecast CEO on building a tech company in the wake of the dotcom crash

Marian McHugh
clock
'It was a crazy idea' - Mimecast CEO on building a tech company in the wake of the dotcom crash

Peter Bauer on the company's humble beginnings, how he deals with the 'not so good' days as CEO, and why he doesn't regret going public in the US rather than the UK

"Brazenly ambitious" is how Mimecast CEO Peter Bauer describes the decision he and CTO Neil Murray made to co-found a tech company after the dotcom bubble of the late 90s and early 00s disastrously burst....

To continue reading this article...

Join CRN

  • Enjoy full access to channelweb.co.uk - the UK’s top news source for the IT channel
  • Gain the latest insights through market analysis and interviews with channel leaders
  • Stay on top of key trends with the Insider weekly newsletter curated by CRN’s editor
  • Be the first to hear about our industry leading events and awards programmes

 

Join now

 

Already a CRN member?

Log in

More on Legal

Econocom on the brink of closing multiple M&A deals in Europe following Trams buyout

Econocom on the brink of closing multiple M&A deals in Europe following Trams buyout

Managing directors lay out M&A plan which includes more acquisitions in the UK

Josh Budd
clock 19 May 2022 • 5 min read
CCS Media boss on Q1 results, investing for the long-term and creating an 'authentically positive business'

CCS Media boss on Q1 results, investing for the long-term and creating an 'authentically positive business'

James Hardy talks to CRN following Q1 results

Josh Budd
clock 19 May 2022 • 5 min read
CRN reveals nominees for Women & Diversity in Channel Awards 2022

CRN reveals nominees for Women & Diversity in Channel Awards 2022

Deadline to submit questionaries is Friday 17 June, 5pm

Josh Budd
clock 18 May 2022 • 1 min read