Management Team

  • Olivier Pomel

    Olivier Pomel

    CEO & Co-Founder

    Prior to founding Datadog, Olivier Pomel built data systems for K-12 teachers as a VP, Technology for Wireless Generation, growing the development team from a handful to close to 100 of the best engineers in NYC until the company’s acquisition by News Corp. Before Wireless Generation, Olivier held software engineering positions at IBM Research and several internet startups. Olivier is an original author of the VLC media player and holds a MS, CS from the Ecole Centrale Paris.

  • Alexis Lê-Quôc

    Alexis Lê-Quôc

    CTO & Co-Founder

    Alexis brings a strong focus on technical elegance and operational efficiency to Datadog. Prior to founding Datadog, Alexis Lê-Quôc served as the Director of Operations for Wireless Generation where he built the team and infrastructure that served more than 4 million students in 49 states. As a member of the original “devops” movement, Alexis spent several years as a software engineer at IBM Research, Neomeo and Orange.  Alexis holds an MS, CS from the Ecole Centrale Paris and has presented sessions on cloud monitoring and server performance at conferences including AWS re:Invent, Monitorama, DevOpsDays, Velocity, and PyCon.

  • Amit Agarwal

    Amit Agarwal

    Chief Product Officer

    Throughout his 15 years of experience in enterprise software, Amit has worked in various business strategy and technical management roles to bring new products to market. Before Datadog, Amit was the Director of Product Management at Quest Software (now Dell), where  he led the team responsible for application performance monitoring. Previously, Amit held product management roles at enterprise software firms including Datamirror (now IBM) and Embarcadero Technologies, and  technical roles with 3D-medical imaging and mobile encryption software companies. Amit holds an MBA from the Schulich School of Business and a Masters in Computer Science from Dalhousie University.

  • Chad Savoy

    Chad Savoy

    Vice President, Sales

    Chad brings extensive experience scaling and developing high-performing sales teams to his role leading Datadog’s sales efforts. Through more than 16 years in enterprise sales, Chad has helped grow companies from start-ups to profitable, publicly traded firms. Before Datadog, Chad served as VP of North American Sales at Solarwinds (NYSE: SWI) where he contributed to increasing revenue from the North American Commercial Region more than 500%, and also served as VP of Worldwide Sales – SMB at CornerstoneOnDemand (NASDAQ: CSOD). Chad holds a Bachelors of Arts and Sciences from Louisiana State University.

  • Alex Rosemblat

    Alex Rosemblat

    Director, Marketing

    Alex Rosemblat is Director of Marketing at Datadog. Previous to Datadog, Alex served as the Product Marketer for Dell’s Cloud and Virtualization product family (via the acquisition of VKernel), bringing to market virtualization management and cloud monitoring software products. Alex has several years of experience with enterprise software and related technologies through product management, IT consulting, and pre-sales engineering with Symantec (via the acquisition of SwapDrive) and Epic Systems Corporation. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Commerce, specializing in IT, from the University of Virginia and an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.

Board of Directors

  • Shardul Shah

    Shardul Shah

    Index Ventures

    Shardul joined Index in 2008. His focus is on infrastructure, security and software. Shardul’s board involvement includes Datadog, Outbrain, Lacoon and Adallom. He has also supported investments in Moleskine, Squarespace, Dropbox, Centrify, Stack Exchange, Erply, Zend, Ariad (ARIA), and Micromet (acquired by Biogen). He holds a BA in Economics and a BA in Biology, with a specialization in Immunology, from the University of Chicago.  Full Bio

  • Dev Ittycheria

    Dev Ittycheria

    CEO, MongoDB

    Dev recently joined MongoDB as the company’s CEO. He was previously Managing Director at OpenView and, prior to that, a Venture Partner at Greylock Partners. Earlier, he was President of BMC Software (joined via acquisition of BladeLogic for $900 million in 2008), where he was responsible for a business with $1.4 billion in annual revenue. Dev began his professional career at large and growth-stage telecom companies developing advanced broadband services for large enterprise customers. Dev received a bachelor’s in electrical engineering from Rutgers University, was awarded the Medal of Excellence, and was recognized by the School of Engineering as its 2010 Alumnus of the Year. Full Bio

  • Murat Bicer

    Murat Bicer

    RTP Ventures

    Murat Bicer is a General Partner at RTP Ventures focusing on investments in software  and  enterprise infrastructure. Murat previously worked at Battery Ventures and in multiple business development and engineering roles at Mercury Computer Systems where he was responsible for expanding Mercury’s wireless communications business. Murat is on the board of the New England Venture Network (NEVN) and holds an M.B.A, summa cum laude, from the Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College as well as  an M.S.E.E from Northeastern University. Full Bio

  • Michael Callahan

    Michael Callahan

    CEO and Co-founder, Awake Networks

    Prior to founding Awake Network, Michael was CTO and co-founder of PolyServe, a Greylock portfolio company that built mission-critical shared-data storage clustering software for Linux and Windows acquired by HP in 2007, and  served as Director of Advanced Development at Ask Jeeves, an early natural-language search engine. Michael  graduated from Harvard University summa cum laude and was both a Rhodes Scholar and Junior Research Fellow in Mathematics at Oxford University, where his research focused on differential geometry, topology, gauge theory, and the application of massively parallel architectures to computer vision.   Full Bio