Chief Executive Officer

Robert Bonavito develops JAGGAER’s business vision and is working on expanding the company’s technology and global business footprint. He has 30 years of experience in the procurement and sourcing software space and was most recently the Chairman of On Center Software.

Robert has held executive roles in several Fortune 500 companies. In 1999, he founded and was the CEO of iTradeNetwork, a SaaS based global provider of supply chain management solutions serving over 10,000 companies in the Food Industry.

He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from San Jose State University and an MBA from John F. Kennedy University.


Vic Chynoweth brings 14 years of industry experience with several multinational companies to JAGGAER. He was most recently at Planview, Inc., where he led finance for a global enterprise software company. Chynoweth has extensive international experience. He received his BS from University of Colorado and MBA from University of Washington.

Chief Technology Officer

Zia Zahiri leads JAGGAER’s development efforts through a constant analysis of market trends and continual customer engagement. Zia has a long history in the technology industry, working as CTO at iTradeNetwork. He has also held senior Management positions at Quantum, Read-Rite and IBM.

Zia holds both a Bachelors and Masters of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington, and a Master of Science in Computer Science from the University of Syracuse.

Global Vice President

Jim Bureau is responsible for JAGGAER’s customer success, sales and commercial operations globally. He brings more than 20 years of leadership experience and sales success to the company. Jim came to JAGGAER from Verint Systems/KANA Software where he was in the role of Senior Vice President, North America. Prior to that he held other VP of Sales roles at Pegasystems and Shared Health. Additionally he worked various sales leadership roles at Oracle.

Jim holds a B.S. degree from Georgia Institute of Technology.