Chief Executive Officer
Charles Phillips is Chief Executive Officer of Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry with 68,000 customers in 170 countries, and 17,000+ employees. Headquartered in New York City, Infor provides CloudSuite applications that automate specific industries including manufacturing, retail, healthcare, fashion, distribution, and public sector.
Prior to Infor, Phillips was President of Oracle Corporation and a member of its Board of Directors. Before Oracle, Phillips was a Managing Director at Morgan Stanley in the Technology Group and served on its Board of Directors.
Phillips served as a Captain in the U.S. Marine Corps in the 2nd Battalion, 10th Marines at Camp Lejeune in a line of three generations of military service.
Phillips holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the U.S. Air Force Academy, a J.D. from New York Law School, and an MBA from Hampton University and is a member of the Georgia State Bar Association.
Phillips serves on the Boards of Viacom Corporation, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, and the Council of Foreign Relations. Phillips also served on President Obama’s Economic Recovery Board, led by Paul Volcker.