Carl Bass is presently serving as an advisor to Autodesk Inc., a software company. From May 2006 to February 2017, Mr. Bass served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Autodesk. He also served as Interim Chief Financial Officer for Autodesk from August 2014 to November 2014. From 2001 to 2006, Mr. Bass held various other positions at Autodesk, including Chief Technology Officer and Chief Operations Officer. Previously, Mr. Bass served as Chief Executive Officer for technology companies Ithaca Software, a software company, and Buzzsaw.com, Inc., an online collaboration company. Mr. Bass currently serves as a director of Autodesk, Planet Labs Inc. and Zendesk, Inc. Mr. Bass was previously a director for McAfee, Inc. and E2open, Inc.