Jeff Clarke


Jeff Clarke has been the Co-CEO of Emerge Technology Acquisition Corporation (NASDAQ:ETACU) since July 2020.  ETACU is a Special Purpose Acquisition Corporation (SPAC).   Mr. Clarke also serves on the Board of Directors of FTD, LLC. where he was the Executive Chairman from 2019-2020.   Mr. Clarke has more than 30 years of leadership experience and operational experience.  Mr. Clarke was the Chief Executive Officer of Eastman Kodak from 2014 until 2019.  In addition, Mr. Clarke was the Chairman of the Board of Orbitz Worldwide from 2007-2014 and Chief Executive Officer of Travelport, Ltd. from 2006-2011.  From 2004-2006, he was the Chief Operating Officer of CA Software and from 2002-2003 the Executive Vice President of Hewlett Packard Company.  Mr. Clarke was also the Chief Financial Officer of Compaq Computer from 2001-2002.  Mr. Clarke has also served on the Boards of Directors of Generate Life Sciences, Docker, Autodesk, Red Hat and Computerware in the past.  Mr. Clarke has a Master of Business Administration from Northeastern University, where he currently serves as a Trustee, and a Bachelor's Degree in Economics from the State University of New York at Geneseo.

Independent Director