Team New
The Nuvoloso founding team has solved some of the most difficult application data problems in distributed, highly available environments. We have built an extensive track record understanding enterprise requirements to deliver solutions that “do what it says on the tin”. Today, we are working closely with early adopters to solve the problems of running applications with persistent data in multi-cloud environments.

MEET OUR TEAM

Tad Lebeck

Tad Lebeck

Tad is the co-founder and CEO of Nuvoloso. He has 25 years of executive experience growing large enterprises and startups around the globe. He sees the intersection of business, people, and technology to deliver new solutions and create new markets. Prior to Nuvoloso Tad was an executive at Symantec, Invio, as well as Legato, where he helped lead the creation of the modern backup market. Tad holds a Masters in Computer Science from University of Wisconsin and an EMBA, Global Asia from Columbia Business School, London Business School, and HKU Business School

John Edwards

John Edwards

John is the co-founder and Chief Architect of Nuvoloso. Over the past 20 years, John has developed the most innovative data management solutions in the industry. At NetApp, he led the architecture and development of the file system and data protection. His work helped grow NetApp from a workgroup product to an industry-leading enterprise data management platform. His inventions made the system more scalable, reliable, and available. He also laid the groundwork for data operations to support devops and CI/CD. As a founding engineer of Bracket Computing, John understands how to evolve data management for private and public clouds. John holds dozens of patents as well as a Masters in Mathematics from University of Wisconsin.

Rick Rasmussen

Rick Rasmussen

Rick left Wisconsin Research to join a newly founded Legato and built a successful R&D track record covering eight different data-focused firms. Along the way he has been a key player in turning ideas into companies as well as transitioning startups into larger organizations.

Dave Cohrs

Dave Cohrs

After completing his PhD at University of Wisconsin, Dave has helped build multiple companies and products from the ground up. Dave has worked on data management and highly scalable systems to support enterprise and HPC customers. Closely attuned to customer priorities, Dave excels at leading teams to respond to customer issues and get features into customer’s hands that precisely satisfy their needs.

Carl Braganza

Carl Braganza

Carl has provided architectural leadership in high performance, highly available file systems and distributed data management for over 25 years. Carl is always eager to learn about new technologies and lead others to a thorough understanding of those technologies.

John Glen

John Glen

John is adept at evaluating and designing systems of all scales to solve customer problems. John has led teams in delivering multiple software and appliance products to the market, solving database, file system, and large-scale object storage requirements for customers.

Titus Ou

Titus Ou

Titus enjoys building user interfaces for all ranges of customers, from mobile gaming to enterprise solutions. For over ten years he has worked on all facets of software development, building solutions from the necessary backend technologies to creating easy-to-use interfaces for the web and mobile platforms.

Steven Manley

Stephen Manley

Stephen was CTO for both Data Protection and Core Storage at EMC between 2011 and 2017. In addition to driving the core technology, he led initiatives for hybrid cloud, cloud-native storage and data protection, and analytics in the cloud. Prior to EMC, he was the technical lead for NetApp's Data Protection Team. Stephen graduated with a BA in CS from Harvard.

Mike Federwisch

Mike Federwisch

Mike has seen the Valley move from centralized mainframes to distributed workstations and (back) to centralized cloud computing. He has invented, designed and built industry-defining replication and data protection solutions for NetApp, Data Domain, Riverbed, and other companies.

Sirish Bathina

Sirish Bathina

With a BS in computer engineering from Illinois Champaign-Urbana, Sirish has worked on consumer and enterprise solutions, including management solutions for different storage products. Sirish has an entrepreneurial spirit, participating in multiple consumer startups. Sirish has applied his artistic skills to the products he has built at those companies, including the editing and production of videos.

Suresh Iyer

Suresh Iyer

Suresh brings over 18 years of experience in developing software related to file systems, NAS/SAN, distributed systems, operating systems, and storage resource management.

MEET OUR INVESTORS

Steve Kleiman & Helen Bradley

Steve Kleiman & Helen Bradley

Steve Kleiman and Helen Bradley are veteran technology executives who have built leading edge products that transformed computing from desktop to client-server to cloud. Steve and Helen helped form Nuvoloso because they believe the next important trend of multi-cloud computing will require innovation in data management to solve business problems in a new era. They have been advisors and investors in multiple successful technology startups.