We believe data intelligently applied can
revolutionize customer experience.

Leadership Team

Christophe Bisciglia

Founder & CEO

Christophe founded WibiData in 2010 after having founded Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software and services. Previously he was a senior software engineer at Google where he founded the Academic Cloud Computing Initiative which provides Google-hosted computational resources, in partnership with the National Science Foundation, to facilitate research and education involving large scale, data-intensive, computing systems. Previously at Google, Christophe developed and taught a course at the University of Washington on the MapReduce data processing model and related topics in distributed computing. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Washington. Outside the office, Christophe likes to improve his command of Mandarin and obsess over the weight of his road bike.

Garrett Wu

Founder & CTO

Garrett founded WibiData in 2010 and serves as the company's Chief Technology Officer. His expertise includes web-scale distributed infrastructure, personalization algorithms and predicting consumer behavior to optimize customer experience. Garrett built the first version of WibiData's platform, which understands, analyzes and serves user data. He is responsible for engineering, technical strategy and customer success. Previously, Garrett was the technical lead of Google's personalized recommendations team both in Mountain View, CA and New York City. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science with a minor in Linguistics from the University of Washington. Outside of work, Garrett can often be found on a beach volleyball court.

Rob Seaman

VP Product

Rob joined WibiData in 2013 having spent three years as head of product at IRI, a SaaS data and analytics provider for consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers. Previously he held various product management and product strategy positions at Siebel Systems, Oracle Corporation, and SAP. Rob holds a B.S. in Accounting and Computer Applications from the University of Notre Dame. In his free time, Rob can be found playing golf at Harding Park, traveling, running a strange endurance race, cooking, or remodeling his place.

John Sines

CFO

John joined WibiData in 2014 after having spent four years at Corticon Technologies, an Enterprise Decision Management platform that was acquired by Progress Software. Over his career, he has been the CFO of 7 startups of which 6 were successfully financed and acquired. He specializes in enterprise software and infrastructure applications. John is CPA certified and holds a B.A. in Business Administration from CA State University of SB. On his free time, John enjoys finding the perfect spot in the Bay Area to create his open-air landscape paintings.

Leonard Palomino

VP Customer Success

Leonard joined WibiData in 2014 to lead the Customer Success team after heading Client Services at Simplyhired for three years, where he led the transformation of the team into a proactive, scalable client management organization driving revenue growth of 40% year-over-year. Over the past 30 years, he has held executive management positions at leading firms in the software & services industry, including Informix Software (Database software), InfoGain Corporation (IT services), Greenplum (Big Data analytics) and Liveops (Saas call center technology). Leonard is an avid sports fan and enjoys skiing and reading.

Investors

Eric Schmidt

Google

Dr. Eric Schmidt is the executive chairman of Google, where he was CEO from 2001 to 2011. Additionally, Dr. Schmidt is a former member on the board of directors for Apple and served as CEO of Novell and CTO of Sun. Along with Mike Lesk, Dr. Schmidt co-authored the lex analysis software program for the Unix computer operating system.

Mike Olson

Cloudera

Mike Olson is a Founder and the current Chief Strategy Officer of Cloudera, the leading provider of Apache Hadoop-based software and services. He was formerly CEO of Sleepycat Software, makers of Berkeley DB, the open source embedded database engine.

Jerry Yang

AME Cloud Ventures

AME Cloud Ventures is Jerry Yang's technology innovation investment arm. It helps entrepreneurs from a very early stage by nurturing them with the resources, advice, and financial support they need to grow their companies. AME Cloud Ventures focuses on seed to later stage companies building infrastructure and value chains around data.

New Enterprise Associates, Inc. (NEA) is a global venture capital firm focused on helping entrepreneurs build transformational businesses across multiple stages, sectors and geographies. With approximately $13 billion in committed capital, NEA invests in technology and healthcare companies at all stages in a company's lifecycle, from seed stage through IPO. The firm's long track record of successful investing includes more than 190 portfolio company IPOs and more than 315 acquisitions since its founding in 1977.

Canaan Partners is a global venture capital firm that invests in people who turn visionary ideas into valuable and significant technology & healthcare companies. Canaan were early investors in some of the world's leading technology companies, including Acme Packet, CommerceOne, and DoubleClick as well as healthcare giants Cerexa, Dexcom and Peninsula Pharmaceuticals.

Amplify Partners is an early-stage venture capital firm committed to redefining IT infrastructure. We invest in technical entrepreneurs pursuing the multi-hundred-billion dollar Infrastructure 2.0 disruption. Amplify helps talented founders build valuable businesses by investing the right amount of early-stage capital and providing active company-building assistance. Amplify offers the unique combination of deep domain expertise, early-stage focus and a network of Venture Amplifiers to improve outcomes for infrastructure entrepreneurs.

Innovation Endeavors partners with teams to build companies that have exponential impact on the world. We provide company-building capital, community, and venture creation programs. What defines the people we work with is the audacity of their big ideas and the cutting-edge technology they create.

AME Cloud Ventures is Jerry Yang's technology innovation investment arm. It helps entrepreneurs from a very early stage by nurturing them with the resources, advice, and financial support they need to grow their companies. AME Cloud Ventures focuses on seed to later stage companies building infrastructure and value chains around data.

SV Angel is a San Fransico-based Angel firm. We help startups with business development, financing, M&A and other strategic advice.

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WibiRetail

WibiRetail is the first out-of-the-box Big Data platform designed for retailers to rapidly deploy algorithmically-driven personalized shopping experiences. WibiRetail lets retailers keep their valuable data in-house and arms them with state-of-the-art machine-learning models, experiment frameworks, data infrastructure and simple interfaces for next-level personalization, without needing to build these tools in-house. WibiRetail makes Big Data usable, actionable and profitable.

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