Leadership team

Meet the Digital.ai leadership team

Stephen Elop
Stephen Elop
Chief Executive Officer
Stephen Elop

Stephen Elop is a seasoned leader with more than 20 years of experience spanning enterprise software and smart devices. Throughout his career, he has participated first-hand in the accelerating trends of digital transformation, and the changes of methodologies and techniques that are making that possible. Prior to his current role, Stephen served as CEO of APiJET, and before that, as Group Executive of Technology, Innovation, and Strategy at Telstra. Earlier in his career, he served in multiple leadership roles at Microsoft, and at Nokia where he served as the President and CEO. Stephen has also held executive roles at Juniper Networks, Adobe Systems, and Macromedia.
 

Mike O'Rourke
Mike O'Rourke
Chief R&D Officer
Mike O'Rourke

As Chief Research & Development Officer, Mike is responsible for strategy around connecting and delivering value from IT / Development back to the business. This means creating the shortest sustainable lead time for products delivered with the best possible quality and value back to the business. Mike brings over 25 years of development, product management, customer support, and executive management experience for companies ranging from small start-ups to billion-dollar industry leaders such as Teradata, IBM, and more.
 

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Patricia Prince-Taggart
General Counsel
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As chief general counsel with Digital.ai, Patricia Prince-Taggart is responsible for the firm’s global legal team. With more than 25 years of legal experience, Pati previously served as general counsel and chief of staff at Cognitive Scale Inc.; as SVP, chief counsel at CA Technologies; and as general counsel for start-ups in Austin, Texas. During her career, Pati has been responsible for all aspects of legal work including corporate, IP and products, transactional, employment, ethics, and compliance. In 2016, Pati received the Global Counsel Award, general commercial category, in recognition of achievements as in-house counsel. Pati is a graduate of the Pace University School of Law.

Jeff Moloughney
Jeff Moloughney
Chief Marketing Officer
Jeff Moloughney
Jeff is a seasoned marketing executive helping drive go to market strategies across marketing, product and sales teams for SaaS, growth and traditional software organizations. Jeff has two decades of experience in the business and software application market holding roles across marketing, sales, product and business development. He recently joined us from ServiceNow where he was the head of product and solutions marketing for numerous technology solutions and was accountable for aligning marketing’s strategy and execution to business objectives. Prior to ServiceNow, he was responsible for marketing CA Technologies Agile Management and Portfolio Management solutions, and he has held marketing and product leadership roles for BMC, FrontRange Solutions (currently Ivanti) and Oracle.
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Srikant Gokulnatha
Senior Vice President, Product Management
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Srikant Gokulnatha brings more than 20 years of product strategy and management to his role as Senior Vice President of Product Management at Digital.ai. Srikant joined Digital.ai following its acquisition of Numerify, a leading provider of AI-driven IT Business Analytics solutions, where he served as co-founder and Chief Product Officer. Previously, Srikant was a Vice President of Product Development at Oracle where he was responsible for the development of Oracle Business Intelligence Applications as well as the development of BI based content for the Oracle SaaS Applications. Prior to Oracle, he headed up product management for MicroStrategy’s business intelligence products and served as a strategy consultant for the Boston Consulting Group.

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Aviad Arviv
General Manager, Security
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As General Manager of Security, Aviad Arviv brings more than 20 years of experience in global operations and business development to Digital.ai. He joined Digital.ai following its acquisition of Experitest, a leading provider of mobile and web application testing solutions, where he served as Chief Revenue Officer. During his career, Aviad has been instrumental in overseeing revenue growth in sectors including DevOps, Cyber Security, and Media. Previously, he held senior leadership roles at companies including NorthBit Cyber Security, where he served as COO, and Perion, where he was VP of Monetization. 

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Tal Barmier
General Manager, Quality
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As General Manager of Quality, Tal brings over 17 years of experience in various marketing and management roles at leading companies. Tal joined Digital.ai following its acquisition of Experitest, a leading provider of mobile and web application testing solutions, where she served as CEO.  Prior to Experitest, Tal led the marketing department at Comverse’s Services Division and worked several years as a Strategy Manager at Accenture.

Derek Holt General Manager Agile and DevOps
Derek Holt
General Manager, Agile and DevOps
Derek Holt General Manager Agile and DevOps

As General Manager of Agile and DevOps, Derek brings nearly 20 years of experience leading large enterprise and startup technology companies with a consistent focus on the digital transformation. Derek joined Digital.ai after serving as President & COO of K4Connect, a venture backed IoT software company focused on bringing digital solutions to empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities. Prior to K4Connect, Derek was a member of the founding executive team at Startup America Partnership, a public-private partnership with the White House focused on accelerating entrepreneurship and regional startup ecosystems. He began his career at IBM Rational where he served in various technical and business leadership roles across development, strategy, services, and sales with a core focus on helping Global 5000 companies drive business value and agility through agile digital transformation.

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Gaurav Rewari
Chief Technology Officer & General Manager, AI & VSM Platform
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As Chief Technology Officer & GM of the AI & VSM platform, Gaurav brings over 25 years of experience driving technology innovation at leading data and business analytics companies. Gaurav joined Digital.ai following its acquisition of Numerify, a leading provider of AI-driven IT Business Analytics applications, where he served as co-founder & CEO. Previously, he was Vice President of Product Management and Strategy at Oracle of a $2.5 billion Business Analytics business that included the Hyperion, Oracle BI, and Siebel Analytics product lines. Gaurav started his career as the first product manager at MicroStrategy where he rose to become VP/GM with responsibility for MicroStrategy’s Product Management, Professional Services, & Analytical Applications divisions.

Board members

Nehal Raj

Nehal Raj is a Partner at TPG based in San Francisco. He co-leads the firm’s investment activities in software and enterprise technology across its private equity platforms (TPG Capital, TPG Tech Adjacencies, TPG Growth, and The Rise Fund). Prior to joining TPG in 2006, Nehal was an investor at Francisco Partners. Previously, he worked in the Mergers, Acquisitions, and Restructurings Department of Morgan Stanley. He received an AB in Economics and MS in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University (Phi Beta Kappa) and an MBA from Harvard Business School (Baker Scholar). Nehal currently serves on the board of the following TPG investments: C3.ai, Digital.ai, Kaseya, Noodle.ai, Sutherland Global Services, WellSky, and Wind River Systems. He is also closely involved with the firm’s investments in Checkmarx and Sonatype. Nehal was previously a director of a number of TPG investments prior to their successful exits, including: CCC Information Services (acquired by Advent International), IQVIA (NYSE: IQV), Intergraph (acquired by Hexagon AB), and Zscaler (NASDAQ: ZS). Nehal serves on the Board of Trustees of San Francisco Day School and the Advisory Board of Breakthrough San Francisco.

Art Heidrich
Art Heidrich
Art Heidrich

Art Heidrich focuses on technology investments across TPG’s private equity platforms (TPG Capital, TPG Growth, and The Rise Fund). He has been or is currently involved with TPG’s investments in Advent Software, C3 IoT, Eze Software, IMS Health, RefleXion Medical, Sonatype, Vertafore, and WellSky. Prior to joining TPG, he worked in the Technology group at Morgan Stanley, where he advised on and executed M&A and corporate finance transactions.
 

Stephen Elop
Stephen Elop
Stephen Elop

Stephen Elop is a seasoned leader with more than 20 years of experience spanning enterprise software and smart devices. Throughout his career, he has participated first-hand in the accelerating trends of digital transformation, and the changes of methodologies and techniques that are making that possible. Prior to his current role, Stephen served as CEO of APiJET, and before that, as Group Executive of Technology, Innovation, and Strategy at Telstra. Earlier in his career, he served in multiple leadership roles at Microsoft, and at Nokia where he served as the President and CEO. Stephen has also held executive roles at Juniper Networks, Adobe Systems, and Macromedia.
 

Angela Tucci
Angela Tucci
Angela Tucci

Angela Tucci has more than 20 years of experience leading and managing business operations, integrations, and strategic growth initiatives at enterprise technology companies. Most recently, she served as CEO of Apto. Prior to Apto, she served as General Manager of the Agile Management Unit of CA Technologies, and before that, as Chief Revenue Officer of Rally Software and Chief Strategy Officer of Symantec. Presently, Angela is Chairperson for the Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology, Director of Progress Software (NASDAQ: PRGS) and Chief Operating Officer for Uplight, Inc.
 

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