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.
Ryan Snyder is the Vice President of Global Services and Customer Success at GoodData where he is focused on providing world class service programs so that every client thrives on the GoodData Platform. Most recently Ryan was Sr. Director of North America Consulting at Symantec in charge of delivery and service selling for all security and data products. Prior to GoodData, Ryan built service and support organizations across multiple technology startups including Clearwell, Financial Engines and Arbor Software (now Hyperion) as well as large public companies including Verint Systems. Ryan is a native of silicon valley and holds a B.S. from U.C. Davis.
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.
Jeff Cooper serves as Chief Financial Officer for GoodData, where he is responsible for all aspects of the financial operations that support GoodData's globally expanding business. Prior to joining GoodData Jeff served as VP of Finance at Rally Software (acquired by CA Technologies), where he lead FP&A, corporate development and investor relations. Jeff brings with him more than a decade of investment banking experience, and spent approximately five years at Deutsche Bank focused on enterprise software advisory for clients including Concur, ExactTarget, Guidewire and SuccessFactors. Jeff holds an MBA in Finance from the London Business School and a BA in Politics from Princeton University.
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.
Chris is the VP of Sales at GoodData and is responsible for driving revenues and customer value. Chris has over 20 years of experience in the Data Warehouse and BI space having worked in direct selling and leadership roles at Teradata, Seibel, Oracle, HP/Vertica and Tableau. Chris's teams have often created record customer value and business, and he is doing the same here at GoodData. Chris has an honors degree in Economics for the University of Leicester in the U.K.