Revolutionizing Business Through Data Science and Analytics
It started with the vision of three founders to build a company that delivers a software platform that enables organizations to feel the exuberance of finding answers faster. Dean Stoecker, Olivia Duane Adams, and Ned Harding founded Alteryx in 1997, and through their leadership and passion, the company has revolutionized business through data science and analytics. Today, Alteryx continues to deliver the goods for data analysts, business leaders, IT and data scientists by helping them get deeper insights faster and more efficiently than they could ever have imagined.
Dean StoeckerChairman and Chief Executive Officer
Dean Stoecker is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and a founding partner of Alteryx, revolutionizing business through data science and analytics. Dean's leadership and motivational skills, along with his ability to create, communicate and realize a vision, are a driving force behind bringing back the thrill of solving to analysts and data scientists across the globe.
Alteryx is a 20 year overnight success with Stoecker leading the company through solid organic growth, three rounds of funding and a successful IPO in March of 2017 to deliver a transformational experience to customers of all sizes. Dean's unique vision and strategy around bringing a code-free and code-friendly experience unleashes the line-of-business analyst from the menial and mundane to truly loving their work again.
2017 has been a banner year for the company. In addition to being recognized as one of the top performers in the class of 2017 IPOs, Stoecker received the EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2017 Award in the Orange County Region, which recognizes entrepreneurs who excel in areas such as innovation, financial performance and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. In addition, Dean drives a philanthropic leadership with the creation of Alteryx for Good, a program that brings the charge of solving real-world problems to non-profits, educators and local communities.
Scott JonesPresident and Chief Revenue Officer
As the President and Chief Revenue Officer for Alteryx, Scott is responsible for the global growth of the sales and professional services teams. Scott brings extensive experience in building and managing sales teams in the enterprise software and marketing services industries with a 25-year track record of rapid, high-impact success in both startups and small rapid growth, as well as market-leading companies.
Scott comes to Alteryx having served as the senior vice president of America Sales at Tableau Software, where he was instrumental in growing the sales organization from 150 to over 700 employees, and revenue from $188 million to over $500 million. Earlier, Jones spent over 10 years at SAP with various leadership roles including COO of their Database and Technology Division, and Group Vice President – Large Enterprise Sales Western U.S. He also brings startup experience at E.piphany and Smart DB.
Scott received his MBA from Pepperdine Graziadio School of Business and Management.
Olivia Duane Adams
Olivia Duane AdamsChief Customer Officer
Olivia Duane Adams is the Chief Customer Officer and a founding partner of Alteryx. Libby is responsible for overseeing and maximizing the complete Alteryx customer experience, from engagement to on-boarding, communications, performance, and retention. She has interacted with nearly every Alteryx customer, giving her a holistic perspective of the overall experience from implementation to adoption success.
Prior to co-founding Alteryx, Libby was a leading sales representative for the media, advertising, communications, and automotive industries at Strategic Mapping, a provider of spatial analytics and desktop-based geographic business intelligence solutions. Libby also served as an account manager at Donnelley Marketing Information Services, where she was responsible for sales growth and vertical-specific product development in the advertising, media, and communications industries.
Prior to Donnelley, Libby was a client service associate within the IMS division of VNU, which was the second-largest information resources holding company in the U.S. media and publishing industries. At VNU, she was responsible for supporting the company's user base with the key media information resources needed for the effective planning of marketing and media strategies.
Libby earned a bachelor's degree from Castleton State College in Vermont, and is an active member of the college's alumni association.
Kevin RubinChief Financial Officer
Kevin Rubin is Chief Financial Officer of Alteryx, responsible for all financial management activities including finance and analysis, accounting, tax, treasury, and business applications. Kevin brings 20 years of experience in the industry leading both public and private technology companies through rapid growth and expansion.
Prior to joining Alteryx, Kevin was Chief Financial Officer of MSC Software, a private-equity backed software company. Kevin was responsible for managing MSC through significant transition including aligning the financial and business operations to support MSC’s growth through systems, processes, and human capital. Kevin also led strategic activities including debt and recapitalizations transactions, and mergers and acquisitions.
Before MSC, Kevin served as Chief Financial Officer for Pictage, a venture-backed Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider, DataDirect Networks, a data storage equipment provider, and MRV Communications, a publicly traded telecommunications equipment provider. Kevin started his career at Arthur Andersen as a member of its Technology Practice working with a broad range of small, privately-held companies to large, publicly traded organizations.
Kevin is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) in California and holds a bachelor's degree in business economics, with an emphasis in accounting from the University of California, Santa Barbara.
Derek KnudsenChief Technology Officer
Derek is the Chief Technology Officer of Alteryx, responsible for all technology and technology initiatives at the company, including Engineering and IT. Derek brings more than 20 years of experience helping companies leverage technology for strategic advantage, as well as leading technology organizations as they scale for growth.
Prior to Alteryx, Derek was a Partner with Credera, focused on technology and business strategy. Derek also worked at Irvine Company where he was a Divisional CIO, responsible for the technology and digital transformation of their largest business, Irvine Company Apartments.
Before then, Derek held a variety of roles at Avanade, including Chief Technology Officer, Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Director of Engineering. Derek also served as Solution Architect at Accenture, focused on architecting digital transformation solutions for Fortune 500 companies.
Derek holds a MBA from the University of Southern California and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona in electrical engineering.
Chad BennettSenior Vice President, Human Resources
Chad Bennett is Senior Vice President of Global Human Resources of Alteryx, revolutionizing business through data science and analytics. Chad is responsible for developing a global human capital strategy that fuels the fast-paced expansion and empowering culture at Alteryx.
Since joining Alteryx in 2015, Chad has built a strong human resources team focused on delivering business results and building on the strengths of its associates. Chad brings a unified, people centered approach to organizational and leadership development, compensation and benefits, associate enablement, talent management, university relations, and advising leaders across the organization. During his tenure, Alteryx was named by Orange County Business Journal as one of the 2016 and 2017 Best Places to Work in Orange County.
With more than 15 years of Human Resources experience, Chad has worked across a variety of industries and organizations including Fortune 500 organizations, healthcare institutions, and government entities. Prior to joining Alteryx, Chad worked as VP of Human Resources for CoreLogic focused on driving change and transformation across their Technology organization. He also served in a variety of roles throughout his tenure at CoreLogic including Global HR, Learning & Development, Mergers & Acquisitions, and Talent Acquisition.
Chad holds a bachelor’s degree in business management from San Diego State University.
Ashley KramerSenior Vice President, Product Management
Ashley is the Senior Vice President of Product Management at Alteryx and is responsible for driving the direction of the Alteryx platform. Ashley brings tremendous knowledge to Alteryx to help scale its product organization, facilitate the development of cloud-based offerings and strengthen strategic technology partnerships.
Prior to Alteryx, Kramer was Director of Product Management and Head of Cloud Strategy at Tableau Software, Inc. where she drove Tableau’s move to the cloud including overseeing the vision and development of its SaaS offering and managing their cloud partnership ecosystem. Prior to that, Ashley was Technical Program Manager at Amazon.com, Inc., where she ran a global program to digitize content for the Kindle product line.
Ashley holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from Old Dominion University and a Master’s degree in Business Administration and Computer Information Systems from Colorado State University.
Chris LalSenior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Chris Lal is Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Alteryx, responsible for all legal affairs, including intellectual property, licensing, contract negotiations, compliance and corporate governance. Chris has 18 years of experience as a corporate, transactions and securities attorney representing both public and private companies in various phases of development and growth.
Prior to joining Alteryx, Chris was Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Tilly’s, Inc., an NYSE traded retail and ecommerce company, where he oversaw legal affairs related to SEC and NYSE compliance, federal trade commission matters, ecommerce, intellectual property and labor and employment, managed complex litigation and was interim head of Human Resources.
Before Tilly’s, Chris served as General Counsel at Thompson National Properties, Sunstone Hotel Investors, and RemedyTemp, helping these companies through various stages of growth and corporate change. Chris began his career at O’Melveny & Myers, LLP, as a member of the corporate and securities practice, where he advised clients on matters including public securities offerings and private placements, corporate finance transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance.
Chris holds a B.A. from the University of California, Santa Barbara, and a J.D. from the University of Southern California.
Steve WaldenSenior Vice President, Business Development
Steve is the Sr. Vice President of Business Development at Alteryx and is responsible for systems integrators, Alteryx reseller partners, and driving expansion in emerging markets.
Before Alteryx, Steve held executive roles across operations, sales, strategy and product management. He brings 25 years’ experience in technology as a line-of-business General Manager where he led product management efforts in a variety of businesses such as Sagent, Group 1, and Pitney Bowes. He also led the global sales team at Risk Management Solutions.
He has a Bachelor’s in Business Administration (with honors) from Menlo College.