Eric Friedrichsen

Member Since 2021

Eric Friedrichsen



Denver Area

As CEO of Emburse, Eric Friedrichsen drives the overall strategic direction of the organization, from new market growth through to product direction. Eric has nearly 30 years of experience driving growth for software companies. Prior to Emburse, he was Global Head of Commercial, SMB and Growth Markets for Marketo, a division of Adobe. Before joining Marketo, he was SVP and General Manager for SAP’s North American mid-market and ecosystems division. Earlier in his career, Eric had sales, technical, and general management leadership positions at SAP Concur, Business Objects, and Information Builders. Eric has a BBA in Management Information Systems from the University of Iowa.


  • Sales/Marketing and Strategic Partnerships
  • M&A
  • Product Strategy


October 26th, 2022

14 leading factors about hybrid-remote work business models

If you're thinking about making the transition to a more flexible work environment, the positives outweigh the negatives, according to these panel experts from Fast Company Executive Board. 

August 26th, 2022

Tech companies: To lead during a downturn, think like a cyclist

During an economic downturn, startup leaders need to think like a cyclist would—maximizing effort versus spend, looking out for obstacles, and committing to the long haul. Here’s how. 

August 17th, 2021

5 ways to establish greener travel habits as business trips return

Your employees want to work for a conscious, ethical employer.



Emburse is a modern spend management company offering solutions that revolutionize the way organizations manage employee expenses, process invoices and make payments. Its innovative offerings are trusted by more than 9 million users in more than 120 countries. Over 16,000 customers, from start-ups to global enterprises, including Bosch, Grant Thornton, Telefónica, Lufthansa Systems, and Toyota, rely on Emburse to make faster, smarter decisions, improve compliance, and optimize spend -- making corporate spend deliver meaningful value for the organization.


  • Accounting
  • Enterprise Software
  • Payments