Talend names Krishna Tammana Chief Technology Officer
Former Splunk VP of Engineering Brings Significant Cloud Product Innovation Expertise
Redwood City, CA - September 28, 2020 - Talend, a global leader in data integration and data integrity, today announced it has named Krishna Tammana, as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Krishna, most recently VP of Engineering at Splunk, will be responsible for scaling the product and engineering organizations to drive innovation and Talend’s continued market growth.
“Digital transformation is accelerating at an unprecedented pace, and agile product innovation is more essential than ever to meet the needs of businesses at every step of that journey,” said Christal Bemont, CEO of Talend. “I’m delighted to welcome Krishna as our new CTO. He has the background and market experience that’s essential to lead Talend’s engineering organization and ensure that we are consistently at the forefront of innovation and driving the redefinition of the data market.”
Most recently, Krishna spent nearly a decade as VP of Engineering & Product Advocacy at Splunk, the market-leading data monitoring, management, and analytics player. During his tenure, he led global engineering teams and cloud operations during the company’s successful portfolio expansion and transition to the cloud. Krishna was deeply involved in defining Splunk’s product and cloud strategy during its rapid growth from $80 million in revenue to over $2 billion and expanding the addressable market both organically and inorganically while fostering a culture of agility and innovation.
Prior to Splunk, Krishna held engineering management roles at Dun & Bradstreet, YouSendIt, RIGHT90 INC. and E*Trade.
“It’s a great time to be joining Talend. This is a pivotal moment in both the data market and the company’s evolution,” said Tammana. “Talend has the leadership, talent, and commitment needed to become a critical and strategic business partner that companies can run their businesses on. I look forward to working with the entire executive team in carrying that vision forward.”