Executive Leadership

Our Global Leadership is committed to accelerating the pace of innovation

Jerre Stead

Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Jerre is Executive Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Clarivate Analytics plc. Jerre served as CEO of Churchill Capital Corp until its merger with Clarivate in May 2019.

Mukhtar Ahmed

President, Science Group

Mukhtar Ahmed has been President, Science Group of the Company since September 2019. He joined the Company in January 2018 as President of Life Sciences.

Andrea Degutis

Chief Human Resources Officer

Andrea joined Clarivate in April 2017 as its SVP, HR, and has responsibility for global HR strategy, talent development and organization effectiveness.

Richard Hanks

Chief Financial Officer

Richard joined Clarivate in March 2017 as its Chief Financial Officer where he manages the global financial organization and leads the development and execution of the company’s fiscal strategies.

Steve Hartman

General Counsel and Global Head of Corporate Development

Steve Hartman has served as General Counsel and Global Head of Corporate Development for Clarivate since July 2014.

Randy Harvey

Chief Technology Officer

Randy Harvey is a seasoned technology executive with over 30 years of progressive management and technical experience leading both small and large commercial technology organizations.

David Liu

Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Asia Pacific

David Liu has served as Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Asia Pacific for Clarivate since 2017. He joined Thomson Reuters in 2000 and served the business in a variety of leadership roles.

Julia Mair

Chief Marketing Officer

Julia is the Chief Marketing Officer for Clarivate, joining in May 2017. Committed to a “customer first” philosophy, Julia was most recently the Chief Marketing Officer at Sterling Talent Solutions, a leading background screening company, where she led global marketing and sales teams in a variety of industries, including media, business services and financial services.

Mike Morhardt

Executive Vice President, Commercial Performance and Operations

Mike joined Clarivate in December 2017 and he is currently EVP, Commercial Performance and Operations.

Kerri Nelson

Chief Strategy Officer

Kerri joined Clarivate in June 2020 as its Chief Strategy Officer. She will lead critical strategic initiatives with a focus on customer-facing processes, M&A Integration and Customer Delight. She is responsible for building a “best in class” customer experience.

Armughan Rafat

Chief Data Officer

Armughan Rafat joined Clarivate in August 2018 as Chief Data Officer. In this role, he has responsibility for the global Content Operations and Content Technology functions.

Jeff Roy

President, IP Group

Jeff Roy has been President, IP Group of Clarivate since September 2019. He joined Clarivate in September 2017 as President of CompuMark.