John Newton founded Documentum, Inc., Activiti Ltd., Alfresco Software Ltd. and Alfresco Software, Inc. Currently, Mr. Newton is Chairman-Supervisory Board for Alfresco Software AG, Director & Chief Technology Officer at Alfresco Software Ltd. and Secretary & Director at Alfresco Holdings Ltd.
He is also on the board of Weaveworks Ltd. and Director & Chief Strategic Officer at Agile Growth Corp.
John Newton previously was Chief Technology Officer for Activiti Ltd., Vice President-Development at Avid Technology, Inc., Vice President-Strategy Development at Progress Software Corp., Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Benchmark Capital Corp., Chief Technology Officer & Director at Alfresco Software, Inc., Director-DBMS Development at Ingres Corp. and Chairman for AIIM International.
John Newton received an undergraduate degree from the University of California, Berkeley.