Dean Stoecker, Executive Chairman of the Board
Board of Directors
Executive Chairman of the Board
Dean Stoecker is the co-founder and Executive Chairman of the Board. Dean founded Alteryx in 1997 and led the company as CEO through October 2020, achieving solid organic growth, and a successful IPO in March 2017. Dean’s leadership and motivational skills, along with his ability to create, communicate, and realize a vision, were a driving force behind the company’s 20+ year success.
The company’s performance since going public in 2017 is a direct result of the company’s ability to execute on delivering a transformational experience to customers of all sizes, and Dean’s unique vision and strategy around empowering every worker, regardless of technical acumen, to transform their data into actionable insights and drive meaningful business impact.
Dean serves as advisor to entrepreneurs and is an active philanthropist, creating the Alteryx for Good program to bring the thrill of solving real-world problems to nonprofits, educators, and local communities. Dean is passionate about humanizing the world of data science and analytics, which is evident in the company’s culture, extensive resources for continued education, and efforts to influence social change.
Before co-founding Alteryx, Dean held various sales and business leadership roles at Strategic Mapping and Dun & Bradstreet. Dean earned his MBA from Pepperdine University and his undergraduate degree in international business from the University of Colorado, Boulder.
Mark Anderson, Chief Executive Officer
Chief Executive Officer
Mark Anderson is the chief executive officer (CEO) of Alteryx. Prior to Alteryx, Mark was president of Palo Alto Networks where he and the team grew the company from pre-IPO in 2012 to become one of the largest security companies in the world. Prior to Palo Alto Networks, Mark led sales and go-to-market initiatives at F5 Networks where he was instrumental in driving the company’s long-term, sustained hyper-growth.
For the past two years, Mark also served on the Alteryx Board of Directors. During his tenure on the Alteryx board, Mark played an active role in the company’s operations and strategy. Mark also served as the executive chairman at Avi Networks, a private, multi-cloud ADC innovator in Silicon Valley (acquired by VMWare in 2019), and has served on the board of directors for Cloudflare, Inc. (NYSE: NET) since Aug. 2019. Earlier in his career, Mark held leadership positions at Cisco Systems and Lucent Technologies. He holds a B.A. in business and economics from York University in Toronto.
Kimberly Alexy, Principal at Alexy Capital Management
Principal at Alexy Capital Management
Kimberly Alexy is a seasoned financial services professional with more than 20 years of experience in capital markets, corporate finance, and investments. She was a sell-side equity research analyst on Wall Street for nearly a decade, specializing in technology stocks. Over the past 15 years, she has been an active board member at multiple publicly traded and private companies and has chaired audit, compensation, nominating, and governance committees as well as a series of special committees. Ms. Alexy is Principal at Alexy Capital Management, a private investment fund she founded in 2005.
John Bellizzi, Former Global Head of Corporate Development, Thomson Reuters
Former Global Head of Corporate Development, Thomson Reuters
As one of the early investors in Alteryx, John Bellizzi saw the vision for the convergence of market data and customer insight. Mr. Bellizzi was the Global Head of Corporate Development of Thomson Reuters Corporation, a global provider of integrated information-based solutions, from April 2008 to March 2020. Prior to this role, Mr. Bellizzi served as Senior Vice President, Business Development and Operations for Thomson Learning, and Executive Vice President and CFO of Manning, Selvage & Lee, a worldwide public relations firm. Mr. Bellizzi’s career also includes senior-level positions at Thomson Financial, Thomson Learning International, Eli Lilly & Co., Paramount Publishing, Inc., and Pepsi-Cola International.
Chuck Cory, Former Chairman of Global Technology Banking, Morgan Stanley
Former Chairman of Global Technology Banking, Morgan Stanley
Charles R. (“Chuck”) Cory served as Chairman of Global Technology Banking at Morgan Stanley from 2005 to 2015. Before being named Chairman, he was responsible for the firm’s activities in technology M&A from 1996 to 2005, running that business on a global basis from Silicon Valley. In more than 30 years as an investment banker, Mr. Cory has advised on more than 300 successful transactions aggregating well in excess of $500 billion, ranging from IPOs and debt financings to corporate restructurings, spinoffs and mergers, acquisitions, and business combinations. Mr. Cory serves on the board of directors of Essence Group Holdings Corp, the parent of Lumeris, Inc., a leading technology-enabled platform for population health. He is a director of ezCater, the only national online marketplace for corporate catering.
Jeff Horing, Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners
Managing Director, Insight Venture Partners
Jeff Horing, a co-founder and Managing Director at Insight Venture Partners since 1995, led the Series B funding for Alteryx and joined its board to help drive global growth. Under his leadership, Insight has become a premier venture capital and private equity firm focused on growth investments in software and internet businesses. Mr. Horing’s areas of focus include data, analytics, mobile, and infrastructure, and SaaS software in Europe and North America.
Anjali Joshi, Former Vice President of Product Management, Google Inc.
Former Vice President of Product Management, Google Inc.
Anjali Joshi is an accomplished technology leader who drove major improvements in product experiences at Google using big data and automation, combined with intuitive user interfaces. Ms. Joshi served as vice president for product management at Google, where she led product teams for Emerging Markets, Search, Image Search, Maps and Global Infrastructure. Prior to Google, Ms. Joshi was executive vice president of engineering for Covad Communications, Inc., and before that, held positions at AT&T Bell Labs. Ms. Joshi also currently serves as a board member for Lattice Semiconductor and Iteris.
Timothy I. Maudlin, Board Member, Pluralsight
Timothy I. Maudlin
Board Member, Pluralsight
Timothy I. Maudlin comes to the Alteryx Board of Directors with a strong web and e-commerce background. He currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Pluralsight Holdings, LLC and serves on the boards of several other companies across a range of industries, including Ministry Brands, LLC and Inhabit IQ. He previously served on the board of ExactTarget, Inc.; MediaMind Technologies, Inc.; Frontline Technologies; and eVestment Alliance. Formerly, Mr. Maudlin was a managing partner of Medical Innovation Partners and then appointed President of its management company. He holds a B.A. and is a “Distinguished Alumnus” of St. Olaf College, and graduated with a Master’s in Management from the Kellogg School of Northwestern University with majors in accounting, finance, and management.
Eileen Schloss, Former Executive Vice President, Medidata Solutions, Inc.
Former Executive Vice President, Medidata Solutions, Inc.
Eileen Schloss is a veteran executive who has worked for more than 20 years as a human resource professional to help mentor and guide HR strategy and operations. She currently serves on the Board of CCC IS and as Chair of the Compensation Committee. She has held executive human resources roles at organizations including both global brands in the Fortune 500 such as Apple Computer and Charles Schwab, and high-growth businesses needing to scale. Ms. Schloss has also worked with many boards and committees on executive compensation and human capital elements.