Accelerating Software Delivery

 

Steve Brodie, Chief Executive Officer

Steve Brodie, Chief Executive Officer

Steve Brodie is Chief Executive Officer at Electric Cloud. He has over 25 years of experience as a leader in the enterprise software industry, introducing new technologies to the market for both venture-backed startups and leading enterprise IT organizations. Prior to joining ElectricCloud, Steve was Group Vice President and General Manager of the Application Lifecycle Management Business Unit at Serena Software, where he spearheaded the Orchestrated ALM strategy as well as the company's entry and growth in release management, a cornerstone technology for DevOps. Prior to Serena, Steve served as President and Chief Products & Marketing Officer at Skytap, a leading provider of self-service cloud automation solutions, where he was responsible for delivering the world's first VMware-based public cloud. He also led the Load Testing and Application Performance Management product teams at HP/Mercury Interactive and previously held senior product management positions at IBM/Rational.

Steve holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer and systems engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is a graduate of the executive management program at the University of Washington.

Prathap Dendi, Vice President of Business Development

Prathap Dendi, Vice President of Business Development

Prathap has over 15 years of experience in technology executive and leadership positions in companies ranging from startups to public organizations. He has deep international business development background in software, hardware, services and Cloud Computing. Before joining Electric Cloud, Dendi served as IBM's business development executive for the cloud computing business, where he was instrumental in establishing IBM's cloud platform and services. Dendi played a key role in growing IBM's Service Oriented Architecture platform through strategic partnerships with companies such as Capgemini, Accenture, Deloitte and Infosys. He was also responsible for driving software strategy including acquisitions and new technology creation, and held leadership roles at IBM in software, services, sales and business development. Prior to IBM, Dendi held senior positions with Actional, Abilizer, Aspect Development and Ramco Systems. His career includes work with several Fortune 500 companies including Allianz, Barclays Group, Visa, Disney, Gap, Chevron, Procter & Gamble, Nissan and Union Pacific.

Dendi holds a bachelor of technology degree in electronics engineering and telecommunications engineering from the National Institute of Technology, Warangal, India.

Jim Ensell, Chief Marketing Officer

Jim Ensell, Chief Marketing Officer

Jim Ensell is Chief Marketing Officer at Electric Cloud. He brings more than 25 years of experience in marketing, technology, business, and executive management in private and public companies, with a proven track record of fueling substantial growth in both large and small enterprises. Prior to joining Electric Cloud, Jim was Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer at Enterprise Cloud Development provider CollabNet where he was responsible for Marketing, Strategy, and Business Development. During his tenure, the company revenue grew over 100% to $50M and the number of paying customers increased from 600 to over 10,000 companies. Jim joined CollabNet from rfXcel, a SaaS provider of track and trace supply chain applications, where he was President and COO. Prior to rfXcel, Jim was Senior VP of Marketing and Business Development at Virage Logic, where he ran worldwide marketing and business development. Before that Jim served in various executive-level business and technology roles at eSilicon Corporation and Cadence Design Systems during their rapid growth periods.

Jim holds a MSEE in System Engineering and Computer Science from the University of Pennsylvania and a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Villanova University.

Rohit Jainendra (RJ), Chief Product Officer

Rohit Jainendra (RJ), Vice President of Products

Rohit Jainendra (RJ) is Chief Product Officer at Electric Cloud. In this capacity, he engages with customers to drive Electric Cloud's product roadmap and leads the product teams which design, build and deliver products that accelerate the software delivery process. RJ brings nearly two decades of experience and a proven track record of product success to the company. Previously, he served as Vice President at Serena Software where he led the products function in the Application Lifecycle Management (ALM) business unit. During his tenure, RJ helped design the award-winning Serena Release Manager and was responsible for spearheading the company's entry into the DevOps space. Prior to Serena, RJ was Chief Architect at Rubiconsoft where he led the development of a demand forecasting application to bridge sales and marketing teams with their supply chain.

RJ holds a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Wisconsin and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from Angelo State University.

Christian Nall, Executive Vice-President of Field Operations

Christian Nall, Executive Vice-President of Field Operations

Christian brings more than twenty years of experience in sales leadership and his career has spanned many innovative software, hardware, outsourcing and SaaS enterprises. Prior to Electric Cloud, Christian was the Executive Vice President of Worldwide Field Operations of Composite Software Inc, a leader in data virtualization solutions. Christian has also held VP of Sales positions at both publicly owned and privately held start-ups like Proofpoint, Exigen Group, Spyglass, Hitachi Data Systems and IBM.

Christian holds a B.S. Degree in Finance and Marketing from the University of California at Berkeley.

Steven Vattuone, Chief Financial Officer

Steven Vattuone, Chief Financial Officer

Steven Vattuone is the Chief Financial Officer at Electric Cloud. He has over 20 years of experience in finance, accounting, and management at both publicly traded and privately held enterprise software and technology companies. Prior to joining Electric Cloud, Steven served as the Chief Financial Officer (Interim) and VP Finance of Grass Valley USA, LLC, a global leader in the video broadcast technology industry. Before that, Steven was the Chief Financial Officer of Composite Software, a leader in data virtualization solutions. Prior to Composite Software, Steven held senior level finance and accounting positions at a number of publicly traded technology companies in Silicon Valley, including VP Finance and Corporate Controller of Micromuse, Corporate Controller of Rovi Corporation (formerly Macrovision), VP of Finance at Organic, Inc., and Corporate Controller of Brio Software. Steven also spent a number of years at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the audit practice at the beginning of his career.

Steven holds an M.B.A. from Santa Clara University, and a B.S. Degree in Business Administration with an accounting concentration from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo. Steven is also a licensed CPA in the State of California.

Anders Wallgren, Chief Technology Officer

Anders Wallgren, Chief Technical Officer

Anders Wallgren is Chief Technology Officer of Electric Cloud. Anders brings with him over 15 years of in-depth experience designing and building commercial software. Prior to joining Electric Cloud, Anders held executive positions at Aceva, Archistra, and Impresse. Anders also held management positions at Macromedia (MACR), Common Ground Software and Verity (VRTY), where he played critical technical leadership roles in delivering award winning technologies such as Macromedia's Director 7 and various Shockwave products.

Anders holds a B.SC from MIT.

John Ousterhout, Chairman of the Board

John Ousterhout is Founder and Board Chairman of Electric Cloud, Inc. He is also the creator of the Tcl scripting language and is well known for his work in distributed operating systems, high-performance file systems, and user interfaces.

Prior to Electric Cloud, John was Founder and CEO of Scriptics Corporation (acquired by Interwoven (IWOV)), Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems (SUNW), and Professor of Computer Science at U.C. Berkeley.

John holds a BS degree in Physics from Yale University and a PhD in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University. He is a Member of the National Academy of Engineering and has received numerous awards, including the ACM Software System Award, the ACM Grace Murray Hopper Award, the National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator Award, and the U.C. Berkeley Distinguished Teaching Award.

Steve Brodie

Steve Brodie is Chief Executive Officer at Electric Cloud. He has over 25 years of experience as a leader in the enterprise software industry, introducing new technologies to the market for both venture-backed startups and leading enterprise IT organizations. Prior to joining ElectricCloud, Steve was Group Vice President and General Manager of the Application Lifecycle Management Business Unit at Serena Software, where he spearheaded the Orchestrated ALM strategy as well as the company's entry and growth in release management, a cornerstone technology for DevOps. Prior to Serena, Steve served as President and Chief Products & Marketing Officer at Skytap, a leading provider of self-service cloud automation solutions, where he was responsible for delivering the world's first VMware-based public cloud. He also led the Load Testing and Application Performance Management product teams at HP/Mercury Interactive and previously held senior product management positions at IBM/Rational.

Steve holds a Bachelor of Science degree in computer and systems engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and is a graduate of the executive management program at the University of Washington.

Mike Majors

Mike Majors is a Managing Partner at Siemens Venture Capital, based in Boston. Mike leads SVC's Industry Fund and focuses on investments in industrial automation, water technologies, lighting, electric vehicles, motors and drives, and industrial software.

Before joining Siemens, Mike was the CFO at Indeed.com, a search engine for jobs, and a Venture Partner at StarVest Partners. Prior to that, Mike was the CFO at Visible World, a provider of targeted television advertising solutions backed by Comcast, Time Warner, and WPP. Earlier in his career, Mike was a Vice President at BEV Capital, a consumer, digital media, and software focused venture capital fund. At BEV, Mike invested in companies such as Retail Solutions (acquired by VeriSign), MaxPreps (acquired by CBS), and ProfitLogic (acquired by Oracle).

Mike received a PhD in control systems from Cambridge University and a BSE in mechanical and aerospace engineering from Princeton University.

Yogen Dalal

Yogen Dalal is an entrepreneur, engineer, and Silicon Valley executive who has been at Mayfield Fund since 1991. He invests in the consumer and internet infrastructure areas.

Prior to joining Mayfield, Yogen was a founding member of two startups, Claris Corporation and Metaphor Computer Systems. Yogen was also a member of the original Star and Ethernet development teams at Xerox, and a co-author of the TCP Specification in 1974 while at Stanford University.

Yogen earned a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Stanford and a B.Tech. in Electrical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay where he was honored as a Distinguished Alum.

Steve Krausz

If change is the only constant, then it's the unique qualities of each entrepreneur that keeps Steve Krausz, General Partner at U.S. Venture Partners passionate about working with startups. "I get excited about creation in technology," says Steve, who joined USVP in 1985. "It's exciting to see new generations of entrepreneurs who bring leadership to their organizations. These are people who can paint a picture of success that makes others want to join them, who can liberate others to be their best."

Steve managed the firm's investments in and serves on the boards of Blekko, Guidewire, Imperva, Quixey, ReadyForce, Savings.com, Smartling, ThreatMetrix, Trusteer and Xirrus.

Steve also serves on the board of the WAVC, the World Affairs Council, the Stanford GSB Trust and DAPER. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University and an M.B.A. from Stanford Business School, where he was an Arjay Miller Scholar.

Douglas Schrier

Prior to joining Rembrandt Venture Partners Douglas Schrier was at Argo Global Capital since 2001 where he was a Senior Partner. Doug has been involved in funding, managing, and developing technology companies for over 20 years. His prior experience includes being Senior Vice-President for Acquisitions and Strategic Ventures at SAIC in La Jolla, CA. While at SAIC, Doug was responsible for investing over $90 million in nine companies, as well as being responsible for commercial, acquisitions and joint ventures. Doug was co-founder of Multum Information Services and President of Ceon Corporation where collectively he raised over $75 million. Doug has also held positions at Salomon Brothers Inc., where he was an Associate in their Venture Capital Group and at Prudential-Bache Capital Funding where he worked as an Associate in Corporate Finance. Currently, Doug sits on the boards of Electric Cloud, Proximetry, Aptana and is a board observer at Convio.

Doug received his MBA from Columbia Business School in 1990 and his undergraduate degree in Economics/Pre-Med from DePauw University in 1986.