Cynthia Gaylor

Chief Financial Officer


Cynthia Gaylor is Pivotal’s Chief Financial Officer.

In this role, Cynthia is responsible for leading Pivotal's worldwide finance and operations organizations, including financial planning and analysis, treasury, tax, accounting, sales and services operations, and facilities.

Cynthia has over 20 years of experience partnering with management teams on their most strategic priorities. She has expertise across the technology sector—particularly software, Internet, mobile, and e-commerce—navigating significant operating scale and complexity. Prior to Pivotal, Cynthia was the Head of Strategy and Corporate Development at Twitter—where she scaled the team, as well as led the company through an intensive period of M&A activity. Prior to Twitter, Cynthia was a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley in the technology investment banking group. During her tenure as an investment banker Cynthia was responsible for over 150 transactions, representing over $100 billion dollars.

Cynthia graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a Bachelor's degree in Economics. She is also on the Board of Directors of Girls on the Run Bay Area, an organization dedicated to inspiring and empowering girls to reach their full potential.