Darren Shimkus

Darren Shimkus

Founder and CEO

Modal

Darren is the Founder and CEO of Modal, which helps enterprises improve employee skills through active learning.  Prior to starting Modal, Darren built Udemy's enterprise business and scaled it globally.  A lifelong learner himself, Darren started his career in learning at the Corporate Executive Board, where he was an executive trainer and eventually ran European operations.  Darren lives outside of San Francisco with his wife, two daughters, and two very loud dogs.