Management

Matt Cain, CEO

Matt is a proven technology executive and general manager with nearly two decades of experience leading global organizations. Most recently, as President of Worldwide Field Operations for Veritas Technologies LLC, Matt led a 4,200 person team responsible for all aspects of sales, customer retention, channels, services, and support. Before that, as Chief Product Officer for Veritas’ $2.5B business, he led strategy, product management, product marketing, engineering, support, hardware operations, and cloud delivery. During his tenure, he revitalized the company strategy, increased operational efficiency, delivered growth across the portfolio, and was instrumental in the separation of Veritas from Symantec. Matt previously held a variety of senior leadership positions at Symantec Corporation and Cisco Systems. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Northwestern University and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Scott Anderson, SVP of Product Management and Business Operations

Scott brings more than 20 years of experience in finance, operations, product management, and general management to Couchbase. As SVP of Product Management and Business Operations, he is responsible for driving Couchbase’s product and solution strategy, product roadmap, pricing strategy, competitive strategy, documentation, and development advocacy. Most recently he was SVP and GM of a $1.5B business at Veritas, where he spent 15 years in various positions. Prior to then, he spent 8 years at Oracle serving in various finance and business operations roles. Scott holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business and Finance from the University of the Pacific.

Peter Finter, CMO

Peter Finter is a senior international marketing executive with broad experience across product, sales, and marketing. As Chief Marketing Officer at Gigamon, he led product management, business development, and marketing from IPO, delivering 40%+ YoY revenue growth and exceeding Street expectations for 9 quarters in a row. He repositioned the brand and relaunched the company into the cybersecurity market, growing their addressable market by over $5B. Previously at Juniper Networks, he was responsible for worldwide demand generation and the expansion of Juniper’s Enterprise and Service Provider customer base in the Americas. He also has more than 20 years of experience building and leading marketing and sales organizations for a variety of B2B businesses in EMEA and Canada. Peter is an Electrical Engineering graduate of Imperial College, London, and a Chartered Engineer.

Greg Henry, SVP and CFO

Greg brings more than 20 years of experience leading global growth and financial operations within the technology industry, including time at General Electric (NYSE: GE), Ernst & Young LLP, and most recently, ServiceNow (NYSE: NOW). At ServiceNow, Greg led the enterprise cloud company’s financial development and was responsible for a global team of more than 130 professionals in accounting, procurement and treasury. Prior to ServiceNow, Greg held various senior executive financial positions at GE Healthcare, culminating as CFO of the multi-billion dollar Healthcare IT unit. Greg holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business.

Denis Maynard, SVP and CRO

As Chief Revenue Officer, Denis plays a pivotal role in driving revenue growth faster and is accountable for tight alignment between all revenue-related areas, including Couchbase’s overall go-to-market optimization efforts, strategic account planning, global expansion, and customer success. Most recently SVP of Worldwide Sales at Illumio, he brings more than 25 years of experience in sales, operations, and marketing to Couchbase, including leadership roles with Ruckus Wireless, Harmonic, Omneon and QLogic. Earlier, he was a sales and operations leader at Cisco during their hyper-growth phase, where he last ran global sales operations for a 10,000 person, $20B field team. Denis studied Business Administration from Pepperdine University, Malibu.

Ravi Mayuram, SVP, Products and Engineering

Ravi Mayuram is responsible for product development and delivery of Couchbase NoSQL offerings. He comes to Couchbase from Oracle where he was a senior director of engineering leading innovations in the areas of recommender systems and social graph, search, and analytics, and lightweight client frameworks. He was also responsible for kickstarting the cloud collaboration platform. Previously in his career, Ravi has held senior technical and management positions at BEA, Siebel, Informix, and HP in addition to a couple of start ups including BroadBand office, a Kleiner Perkins funded venture. Ravi holds a MS in Mathematics from University of Delhi.

Matt McDonough, VP of Business Development

Parlaying his experience in building emerging technologies as a product leader, Matt is responsible for Couchbase partner strategy and worldwide partner execution including channels, technology partners, solution partners, systems integrators and cloud service providers. Prior to Couchbase, Matt was at EMC where he built out and led one of the flash storage offerings running product management, marketing, and solutions. And in a previous role at EMC, he led the company’s Emerging Technologies Division product and portfolio strategy. Before joining EMC, Matt was at Symantec/Veritas for seven years where he held positions across business development, alliances, strategy, marketing and product management for both the security and information management businesses. Matt’s technology career is preceded by his service as a United States Army Officer. He holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the United States Military Academy.

Michelle O’Gorman, VP of People

As VP of People, Michelle is responsible for growing and leading the global People function at Couchbase. She is responsible for the company’s human capital management strategy and oversees talent acquisition, talent development, total rewards, employee communications, and engagement programs. Michelle brings more than 15 years of human resources experience to Couchbase by having most recently spent the last 11 years in various international HR leadership roles at Informatica and where she was the HR lead responsible for executing several mergers and acquisitions from early due diligence through long-term integration. She is an experienced leader of global teams and adept at driving change management across diverse regions. Michelle earned her bachelor’s degree at University College Dublin and her master's in Human Resource Management at the Dublin Business School.