Management


  • Mike Tuchen, CEO

    Mike Tuchen joined Talend as Chief Executive Officer in 2013. Prior to joining Talend, he served as the CEO of Rapid7 and led the company through a dramatic expansion of its marketing, sales, partnerships and product line. A former Microsoft executive and seasoned marketing and product strategist, he also served as the General Manager of Microsoft's SQL Server Marketing team. Mike received a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Brown University, M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.



  • Fabrice Bonan, Co-Founder and CPO

    Fabrice Bonan is Talend’s Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer. Prior to Talend, as Technical Director of the integration practice for a large European systems integrator, he managed complex projects for large clients. Fabrice also co-founded an IT Asset Management software company, based in France with offices in the Silicon Valley. Fabrice holds a degree in Computer Science from EPITA in Paris.



  • Thomas Tuchscherer, CFO and VP of Corporate Development

    Thomas Tuchscherer joined Talend in 2010 as Vice President of Corporate Development and became Chief Financial Officer in 2012. Thomas joined Talend after successful tenures at companies including SAP, Business Objects, and Cartesis, bringing 14 years of software M&A, investment and business experience.
     



  • Mike Sheridan, Executive VP of Sales

    Mike Sheridan joined Talend in 2013 and is Executive Vice President of Sales. Mike brought nearly 30 years of successful experience in sales, marketing, support and IT for technology companies including Aspect Software, Genesys Telecommunications Labs and Hewlett Packard.



  • Ashley Stirrup, CMO

    Ashley Stirrup joined Talend in 2014 as Chief Marketing Officer.  In this role, Ashley is responsible for driving market leadership, global awareness, product management and demand generation.  Prior to Talend, Ashley held a number of senior leadership positions in marketing and products at leading cloud and software companies, including ServiceSource, Taleo, Citrix and Siebel Systems.



  • Nello Franco, SVP of Customer Success

    As Talend's Senior Vice President of Customer Success, Nello Franco is responsible for all of Talend's customer-facing functions, including Customer Support, Professional Services, and Client Success Management. Before joining Talend in 2013, Nello had extensive experience leading the implementation of technology solutions to Global 1000 customers and building consulting practices. He is also a leading influencer in the Customer Success space.



  • Cédric Carbone, CTO

    Cédric Carbone is Talend’s Chief Technical Officer. Prior to joining Talend in 2006, he managed the Java practice at Neurones, a leading systems integrator in France. Cédric has also lectured at several universities on technical topics such as XML or Web Services. He holds a master’s degree in Computer Science and an advanced degree in Document Engineering.



  • Laurent Bride, CTO

    Laurent Bride joined Talend in 2014 as Chief Technical Officer. He came with 17 years of software experience during which he held various individual, management and executive roles in customer support and product development.
    Most recently, Laurent was CTO at Axway where he was responsible for R&D, Innovation and Product Management. He has also spent more than nine years in the Silicon Valley, working for Business Objects and then SAP. Laurent holds an engineering degree in mathematics and computer science from EISTI.