Roman Stanek is a passionate entrepreneur and industry thought leader with over 20 years of high-tech experience. His latest venture, GoodData, was founded in 2007 with the mission to disrupt the business intelligence space and monetize big data. Prior to GoodData, Roman was Founder and CEO of NetBeans, the leading Java development environment (acquired by Sun Microsystems in 1999) and Systinet, a leading SOA governance platform (acquired by Mercury Interactive, later Hewlett Packard, in 2006).
Radovan most recently served as Vice President of Engineering for Cloud Automation at Hewlett-Packard. He also served as Chief Architect of Business Technology Optimization, an enterprise software product portfolio of HP Software, Vice President of Engineering at CA Technologies, and co-founder and Vice President of Engineering at Systinet, a SOA Governance vendor. Radovan's priorities at GoodData include continued alignment of business and technology goals, innovating the platform along customer needs, and leading the growing engineering team.
Divya oversees global people operations for GoodData. She has extensive leadership experience developing strategic people operations for diverse global businesses, with a special focus on employee engagement, talent and leadership development, corporate culture and organizational collaboration. Previously, Divya led talent and implementation of people strategy for SaaS and Collaboration at Cisco Systems, assuming HR responsibility for a $4.5 billion, 4,500 employees global business. Prior to Cisco, she served as Director of Human Resources for North American Operations at Tavant Technologies, where she led multiple organization design changes as the company moved to a global delivery model. Divya has also founded and served as CEO for Venturis India, an executive search firm that placed candidates with multinational firms in India. Her passion is building amazing experiences where talented people can perform at their best. Through her data-driven approach, Divya will focus on measurable impact and align people processes with company brand, culture and goals.
Ran comes to GoodData from IBM, where he led global professional services and support for the Tealeaf brand. In his career he has built services and support methodologies and offerings that drove significant license, renewal, and services revenue. He was part of the founding teams at both Ask.com and Tealeaf, and thrives in collaborative, creative, entrepreneurial environments. Ran’s priorities at GoodData include a focus on service experience and implementation to continue to improve quality and ensure customer satisfaction and success.
Zdenek turns ideas into products, co-founding GoodData and leading the effort to build the world's first true multi-tenant cloud BI platform. Zdenek has been building world-class products for more than 15 years in engineering and product management roles at Hewlett-Packard, Systinet and NetBeans.
Jeff is a veteran in the BI and Analytics space with over 11 years of technical product marketing and product management experience at Actuate, one of the leading open source BI vendors. His career began in 1989 at a software engineering vendor, IDE where he was first introduced to analytics, and he ran marketing communications at Forte Software during its IPO (later purchased by Sun). He’s held product management roles Borealis Technology, an early sales automation vendor, and for five years with open source pioneer, Sendmail.
Vishal heads Finance & Business Operations at GoodData. Since he joined in 2011, his mandate has been to build and operationalize a high-growth scalable model for GoodData. Vishal came to GoodData from McKinsey & Company, where he helped Fortune 500 clients across the globe on various Strategy, Operations and Technology issues. He also has 8 years of prior Technology experience. Vishal holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management and a BTech from the Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai.
Jaroslav manages GoodData's engineering team, delivering a high-performance analytics service to thousands of users. Before joining GoodData, Jaroslav worked as a spend management consultant at Ariba, serving its Fortune 100 customers across Europe. Before Ariba, Jaroslav worked at various R&D positions at IBM, Reuters and LCS International.
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