Our Team

Marc Fleischmann

CEO & Founder

Nic Bellinger

Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Flavio Santoni

Chief Revenue Officer

Ashok Rajagopalan

Head of Product Management

Claudio Fleiner

Founder & Architect

Bill Borsari

Head of Systems Engineering

Board of Directors

Brian Byun, Khosla Ventures

Jay Chong, Samsung Ventures

Eric Wolford, Accel Partners

Marc Fleischmann, Datera

Nic Bellinger, Datera


Datera was founded by the authors and maintainers of the Linux I/O storage stack and is backed by Khosla Ventures, Samsung Ventures and Silicon Valley innovators Andy Bechtolsheim and Pradeep Sindhu.


Jens Axboe, Facebook

Martin Buhr, Google

Michael Dvorkin, Cisco UCS

Steve Kleiman, NetApp

Mike Perez, OpenStack Foundation

Carl Waldspurger, VMware