Ari Buchler, who leads Intralinks’ global legal affairs and M&A activities, works to ensure that Intralinks delivers high quality services within a global compliance framework. He partners with the corporate strategy team to identify and drive potential acquisition opportunities.
Ari brings to the company over 20 years of deal and operating experience and has completed over 40 M&A and financing deals and 5 IPOs in both advisor and principal roles. With his background as an early adopter and active user of virtual data rooms, Ari brings an invaluable customer-centric perspective to Intralinks’ business.
Prior to Intralinks, Ari held a variety of executive roles in venture-backed, PE-backed and public companies in the US and the UK. He served as General Counsel and SVP of Corporate Development at Sophos Group plc, VP and General Counsel at Rocket Software, and SVP Legal and Regulatory Services at Phase Forward. Ari also serves on corporate and advisory boards of emerging technology companies. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Hunter College of the City University of New York and a Juris Doctor degree from Columbia University School of Law.