Infoworks Bolsters Go-To-Market Executive Team
EDO2 leader focused on supporting rapid growth and ensuring customer and partner success
PALO ALTO, Calif., July 16, 2019 – Infoworks.io, the leader in Enterprise Data Operations and Orchestration (EDO2) systems, today announced several key leadership appointments. The expertise and track record of the company’s new additions establish an outstanding, experienced go-to-market team that will help grow the company’s pre- and post-sales organizations to meet market demand and ensure customer and partner success.
“I am delighted to welcome such a remarkable and proven group of executives to the Infoworks leadership team,” said CEO Buno Pati. “As our growth accelerates, we are very fortunate to continue to attract exceptional talent to help maintain our focus on driving business transformation for our customers and build on our current momentum.
Recently joining Infoworks are:
- Kevin Kennedy, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Sales – A veteran software industry sales executive with over 25 years of experience, Kennedy is experienced in market evolutions and helping customers identify solutions to drive real value within their businesses. Prior to joining Infoworks, Kennedy served as Chief Operating Officer at Qubole where he was responsible for all go-to-market functions. He has held several senior executive positions at both startups (Qubole, Comprehend and Ooyala) and established enterprises (Oracle and Peoplesoft) having built and led high-performance go-to-market teams that have achieved substantial measurable results.
- Russ Barck, Vice President and Global Head of Strategic Alliances and Partnerships – Prior to joining Infoworks, Barck led the marketing and alliances activities for Dell Technologies Capital. Before Dell, he led EMC’s Technology Alliances team with responsibility for cloud native and big data partners. Previously, he held several executive positions at Spansion (now Cypress Semiconductor), including Chief-of-Staff to the CEO, and held roles involving strategic planning and restructuring, corporate and business development, and product development. Barck has helped launch and grow three technology startups in the mobile, networking and memory industries, and for 13 years was with Intel Corporation.
- Viroopax Mirji, Vice President and Global Head of Customer Success & Solutions – Mirji comes to Infoworks from Infosys where he was the U.S. Delivery Head and Associate Vice President for CME (Communications, Media and Entertainment) innovation consulting programs and was also responsible for running innovation programs with Tier 1 service providers. Previously, Mirji was Vice President, Mobile Finance & Social Commerce at Roamware (later Mobileum), and prior, Vice President of Service Operations & Customer Experience Engineering at Sezmi.
- Kevin Holder, Global Head of Technical Presales Engineering – With over 20 years in technical presales engineering, Holder’s career comprises deep experience in data integration and big data. Holder comes to Infoworks from Couchbase, where he was Vice President, World Wide Technical Field Operations which included managing technical solution engineering, solution architect and professional services teams globally. Previously, Holder spent 15 years at Informatica in technical leadership roles, preceeded by executive consulting and development positions at Brightstar and B. R. Blackmarr & Associates (BRBA).
The build-out of Infoworks’ customer and partner-facing sales and support organizations sets the foundation for wide-scale, successful deployment of the company’s EDO2 systems to build, manage and orchestrate data and analytics pipelines, enabling the agility and flexibility critical for the successful digital transformation of businesses.
Infoworks offers the most comprehensive Enterprise Data Operations and Orchestration (EDO2) system on the market. It is the only EDO2 system built to automate and accelerate deployment and orchestration of analytics projects at scale, in cloud, hybrid, multi-cloud, and premise-based environments. Through deep automation and a code-free environment, Infoworks empowers organizations to rapidly consolidate and organize enterprise data, create analytics pipelines and deploy projects to production within days – dramatically increasing business agility and accelerating time-to-value. Infoworks counts some of the world’s largest financial, retail, technology, healthcare, oil & gas, and manufacturing companies as its customers. Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Palo Alto, the company is funded by NEA, Nexus Venture Partners, Centerview Capital Technology, and Knoll Ventures. To learn more, please visit infoworks.io.
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