Lytx, a global provider of video fleet management and fleet safety solutions, announced that Steve Lifshatz joined the company as chief financial officer (CFO), effective May 14.

Lifshatz is based in Lytx’s San Diego headquarters and reports to Brandon Nixon, Lytx chairman and CEO. Lifshatz joins Lytx with three decades of executive-level experience at software and software-as-a-service (SaaS) companies, Lytx said in a news release.

Lifshatz most recently served as CFO for Fleetmatics, a global fleet management telematics and SaaS firm.

As CFO of Fleetmatics, Lifshatz led financial strategy, processes and enterprise systems that supported the company's growth, 2012 initial public offering, and ultimately Fleetmatics 2016 acquisition by Verizon for $2.4 billion, Lytx said.

Lifshatz has held the CFO position at Authoria, Lionbridge Technologies, The Dodge Group and Marcam Corp.