Meet the NuoDB Leadership Team

The NuoDB executive team leads a diverse, distributed workforce dedicated to transforming database technology to deliver consistency, scalability, and availability anywhere, from on prem to any cloud.

NuoDB is funded by market leaders, led by industry veterans, and built on the radical notion that a database should never be what holds your applications or business back.

Meet the NuoDB

Leadership Team

bob walmsley

Bob Walmsley

President and Chief Executive Officer

ariff kassam

Ariff Kassam

Chief Technology Officer

jeff weil

Jeff Weil

Vice President, Customer Success

tyler drolet

Tyler Drolet

Chief Financial Officer

josh verrill

Josh Verrill

Chief Marketing Officer

Meet The NuoDB

Board of Directors

gary morgenthaler


Gary Morgenthaler

Morgenthaler Ventures

Gary Morgenthaler, based in Menlo Park, CA, joined Morgenthaler Ventures as a Partner in December 1989. He has a national reputation as a successful executive in the software industry and currently emphasizes investments in information technology.


mitchell kertzman


Mitchell Kertzman

Hummer Winblad Venture Partners

Mitchell Kertzman is a Managing Director at Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. He has over 30 years of experience as a CEO of public and private software companies.

nilanjana bhowmik

Nilanjana Bhowmik

Longworth Venture Partners

Nilanjana Bhowmik joined Longworth Venture Partners in 2003 and focuses on infrastructure, software and mobile investments. As a current board member of NuoDB she also serves on the boards of Cellufun, Viewfinity, VKernel, and Symform.

thibault de tersant


Thibault de Tersant

Dassault Systèmes

Thibault de Tersant has been Senior Executive Vice-President and General Secretary of Dassault Systèmes’ since February 5, 2018. He had previously served as Senior Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer of Dassault Systèmes since 2003. He joined Dassault Systèmes in 1988 as Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining Dassault Systèmes, Mr de Tersant served as a finance executive at Dassault International.

Outside the Dassault Systèmes Group Thibault de Tersant is Director of Temenos (listed company in Switzerland) and Director of DFCG (the French National Association of Chief Financial Officers and Financial Controllers.


clive ketteridge


Clive Ketteridge


Representing TEMENOS Headquarters SA is Clive Ketteridge. Clive started his computing career in the 80’s at McDonnell Douglas Information Systems. In 1989, he co-founded jBASE, which evolved into a company supporting thousands of users around the globe. jBASE was acquired in 1999 by TEMENOS, making the TEMENOS product line database Independent, enabling TEMENOS’s impressive growth to a market cap of $10billion. In 2014, he oversaw the sale of jBASE to Zumasys. In late 2018, Clive influenced the Temenos investment in NuoDB.