GoodData Leadership

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Roman Stanek
Roman Stanek

CEO and Founder

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).

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Zdenek Svoboda
Zdenek Svoboda

Vice President, Platform

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.

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Radovan Janecek
Radovan Janecek

Sr. Vice President, R&D & Operations

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.

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Ryan Snyder
Ryan Snyder

Chief Customer Officer

Ryan Snyder is in charge of GoodData's Global Services, Customer Success, Account Management and ISV Sales Organizations. Ryan is focused on providing a world class end-to-end Customer experience 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.

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James Smith
James Smith

Chief Marketing Officer

James Smith is responsible for GoodData’s global marketing strategy with main focus on lead generation, messaging and branding strategy as well as corporate communications. He is committed to combining the art and science of marketing to deliver the exceptional customer experiences that drive measurable results. He brings more than 25 years of global marketing and technology experience with a proven background in both B2B and B2C marketing. Most recently James was the CMO at OneLogin and prior roles include marketing leadership positions at Sitecore, Avaya, Electronic Arts and Intel.

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Justine Cohen
Justine Cohen

Chief of Staff

As Chief of Staff, Justine works directly with the CEO and tracks strategic cross-functional initiatives, helps manage the executive team and improves business efficiencies. She has 10 years of work experience streamlining operations in multiple small businesses, primarily in the contemporary art and fitness industries. She is also pursuing her MBA at Babson's FW Olin Graduate School of Business. Originally from the East Coast, Justine is happy to call San Francisco home.

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Garry Olah
Garry Olah

Senior Vice President of Business Development

Garry Olah is the Senior Vice President of Business Development at GoodData focused on building strategic alliances and creating synergies between GoodData and industry leaders. Garry has over twenty years of enterprise software experience, and has built partner ecosystems for great companies like Citrix, BMC Software, and Apprenda. He has served on various industry boards including as chairman of the board of the Software & Information Industry Association, Software Division and actively speaks at industry events. Garry grew up in Texas and considers himself a Texan, though he now resides in San Francisco, CA.

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Grant Salisbury
Grant Salisbury

VP of Sales Engineering and Business Architecture

Grant Salisbury serves as VP of Sales Engineering and Business Architecture at GoodData where he is responsible for supporting the company’s direct and channel sales. His organization works cross-functionally with UX Designers and Data Scientists to design new products based on the GoodData platform. Grant has more than a decade of management experience working at the intersection of technology and operations. In a previous life as an executive at the world’s largest landmine clearance organization, Grant dealt with the recurring challenge of designing systems to drive operational excellence across large, distributed workforces. Grant graduated summa cum laude from Princeton University with a degree in Middle Eastern languages and history.

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Jamie Bordewyk

Senior Director of ISV Sales and Account Management

Jamie Bordewyk is the Senior Director of ISV Sales and Account Management at GoodData, where she focuses on driving revenue, customer success and long-term strategic partnerships in the ISV embedded market globally. Jamie has over 10 years of technology sales experience across Business Intelligence, Database and SaaS products while at QlikTech, Microstrategy, Oracle and BrightEdge. Jamie holds a bachelors degree in Marketing from San Francisco State University.

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Emily Rugaber
Emily Rugaber

Sr. Director, Product Marketing

A dedicated and passionate member of the GoodData family, Emily has a broad track record of leadership within GoodData. Emily started her GoodData career five years ago as an integral member of the consulting team working to ensure the success of some of GoodData's largest and most complex customer implementations. After contributing to and subsequently leading that team, Emily transition to leading the sales enablement and most recently product marketing efforts at GoodData. Emily holds an MBA in marketing from the University of Colorado, Boulder and a BA in Politics from Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.

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Andy Bhaduri
Andy Bhaduri

Head of Industry Solutions and Global Alliances

With over 20 years of Business Development, Alliances, Sales and Product Management experience under his belt, Andy leads GoodData’s Enterprise business strategy and execution by focusing on industry verticals, packaged solutions and global alliances to accelerate revenue, capture global market share and establish GoodData as the dominant Insights Platform in the market. Prior to GoodData, Andy built multi-million dollars direct and partner driven revenue portfolios working at some of the fastest growing SaaS and Technology companies like Adaptive Insights, Accela and Mindtree. Andy holds an MBA in Marketing & Strategy from Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore and a B. Tech. (Honors) from Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Kharagpur.

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Amy Durea
Amy Duryea

Director of Corporate Communications & Customer Marketing

Amy Duryea is the Director of Corporate Communications & Customer Marketing at GoodData, where she focuses on creating a unified corporate communication strategy and evangelizing GoodData's strategic vision. She is responsible for managing public and analyst relations, as well as building GoodData's customer advocacy program. Prior to GoodData, Amy built successful advocacy programs with a variety of companies for more than fifteen years. Originally a native of Silicon Valley, Amy has lived in Portland, OR for the past 20 years.

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Albert Chin
Albert Chin

General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

Albert Chin oversees the legal and HR functions at GoodData. Albert's responsibilities include managing GoodData’s legal and HR teams and advising the company on legal, HR operations, commercial and corporate governance matters. Before joining GoodData, Albert led the legal organization at Calypso Technology, a global FinTech software company, and has held senior legal roles at several leading technology companies, including Capcom (videogame software), VMware (cloud infrastructure), and Intuit (business/financial software). Albert holds a B.S. in Computer Science and Engineering from Columbia University and a JD from Boston College Law School. He is a member of the state bars of California, D.C., and New York.

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