Leadership

  Ash Munshi

Ash Munshi, CEO

Before joining Pepperdata, Ash was executive chairman for Marianas Labs, a deep learning startup sold in December 2015. Prior to that he was CEO for Graphite Systems, a big data storage startup that was sold to EMC DSSD in August 2015. Munshi also served as CTO of Yahoo, as a CEO of both public and private companies, and is on the board of several technology startups.

  Sean Suchter

Sean Suchter, Cofounder and CTO

Sean was the founding GM of Microsoft’s Silicon Valley Search Technology Center, where he led the integration of Facebook and Twitter content into Bing search. Prior to Microsoft, Sean managed the Yahoo Search Technology team, the first production user of Hadoop. Sean joined Yahoo through the acquisition of Inktomi, and holds a B.S. in Engineering and Applied Science from Caltech.

  Chad Carson

Chad Carson, Cofounder

At Microsoft, Yahoo, and Inktomi, Chad led teams using huge amounts of data building web-scale products, including social search at Bing and sponsored search ranking and optimization at Yahoo. Before getting into web search, Chad worked on computer vision and image retrieval, earning a Ph.D. in EECS from UC Berkeley. Chad also holds Bachelor’s degrees in History and Electrical Engineering from Rice.