Ron Kasner serves as the Chief Corporate Development Officer and General Counsel for iCIMS. In this capacity, he has leadership responsibility for corporate strategy and development, business process improvement, and legal affairs. Specifically, Ron drives global partnering, alliances and M&A initiatives, along with iCIMS' international expansion. He also works closely with the leadership team to identify, prioritize and execute business process improvement that can have an immediate impact on revenue and profitability of the company. In addition, Ron oversees all legal activities on a worldwide basis, with a focus on ensuring that iCIMS' commercial and intellectual property rights are effectively safeguarded in its contractual relationships and the technology marketplace.
Prior to joining iCIMS, Ron was the Vice President of Corporate Development & General Counsel of LabVantage Solutions, Inc., a leading global provider of laboratory information management solutions. During his tenure at LabVantage, Kasner drove corporate strategy and organizational process improvement, enabling LabVantage to significantly grow revenues, expand its global operations, and increase profitability. In his dual role, Kasner also advised on and addressed all legal affairs of the company on a worldwide basis, including contract negotiation, licensing, intellectual property protection, and employment matters. Kasner also held a variety of managerial roles with software and financial services companies, as well as counseled numerous clients, from Fortune 1000 corporations to start-up ventures, as a business and technology transactions attorney with Venable, LLP.
A graduate of Harvard Law School with a concentration in negotiations, Ron received a BS in Commerce, with distinction, from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia, majoring in both Finance and Accounting.