Veteran Global General Manager Carlos Ramón Joins 1010data Board of Directors

Ramón brings 25 years of experience in international global strategy and operational scalability 

New York, NY – March 4, 2015 – 1010data, Inc., the only Big Data Discovery platform that uniquely combines a complete analytical platform with all of the relevant data clients need, today announced that veteran global general manager, Carlos Ramón, will join its board of directors. Ramón has over 25 years of experience successfully running the international strategy and operations of world-class technology companies, including PeopleSoft and Akamai Technologies.

“1010data is excited to welcome such a seasoned business leader as Carlos Ramón to our board of directors,” said Sandy Steier, CEO and co-founder of 1010data. “Ramón is a successful strategist and global technology leader with a proven track record in generating results and operating successfully an international expansion.  His experience will be invaluable for strengthening 1010data’s global presence and scalability.” 

In addition to being the Founder and Managing Partner at COMPAS Advisory, Ramón also serves as the Managing Director, Head of Value Acceleration, of Gramercy Funds Management, LLC, a private equity investment management firm dedicated to emerging markets.  Ramon is currently a board member to PICS, EdgeTheory, Luxcloud, and Credivalores and an advisor committee member to PwC ‘s global accelerator initiative.  His previous leadership experience includes: General Manager, Global, for Silver Spring Networks; CEO and President of Conviva; Vice President and General Manager, International, for Akamai Technologies; Vice President of Operations & Business Development, International, for PeopleSoft; and Vice President, Latin America, for Vantive.

“2015 is poised to be a critical year for Big Data and 1010data,” said Ramón.  “We’re at a tipping point where companies need Big Data Discovery solutions that deliver real ROI. That’s why I’m so excited to join 1010data at this juncture. The company has a proven ability to deliver actionable insight from very large data sets faster and at a better value than its competitors, and I look forward to helping the company accelerate its growth both domestically and abroad.”

Ramón holds a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Baylor University and graduated from the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford Graduate School of Business.  Ramón resides in Palo Alto, California.