Bernd Leger

Chief Marketing Officer at Cornerstone

Bernd Leger has a diverse and extensive work experience in various leadership roles in the technology industry. Bernd is currently the Chief Marketing Officer at Cornerstone OnDemand, where they oversee the development of a talent experience platform and serves a large customer base worldwide. Prior to this, Bernd worked as a Limited Partner at Stage 2 Capital and FXP, two venture capital firms focused on supporting early-stage B2B software companies. Bernd also served as an Advisory Board Member at HYPR | The Passwordless Company, which specialized in passwordless authentication technology.

Bernd has held multiple CMO positions in their career, including at Mimecast, a cloud-based software company that provides email protection against cyber threats. Before that, they were the CMO at Nexthink, a leader in digital employee experience solutions, and at Checkmarx, a global leader in software security solutions for DevOps. Bernd's marketing expertise extends to the security sector, as they were also the CMO of CloudLock, a provider of CASB solutions that was later acquired by Cisco.

Earlier in their career, Bernd served as the Vice President of Marketing at Localytics, a mobile engagement platform provider used by major companies in the media industry.

Bernd's work experience highlights their strong leadership skills and strategic marketing expertise in the technology sector, particularly in areas such as talent development, cybersecurity, and digital employee experience.

Bernd Leger has an education history in Business Administration and Management. Bernd attended Georgetown University, where they pursued studies in Business Administration and Management, General. Later, they enrolled in Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, where they completed their Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. Apart from their formal education, they also obtained a certification in CloudLock University Certified - Security Fabric from CloudLock.


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  • Chief Marketing Officer

    April, 2023 - present

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