Our Mission

To equip organizations and end-users with the power of real-time data to drive informed decision making.

    Put Integrity First

    We hold ourselves, our community, and our partners to the highest standards

    Drive Innovation

    We are constantly looking forward and pushing the boundaries of technology

    Inspire Each Other

    We are stewards of a community where individuals feel valued and supported

    Our Story...

    … begins with an open-source software called Apache Pinot™. Developed by our founders within the gates of LinkedIn, Pinot quickly proved its outstanding capabilities for real-time analytics at scale. As enterprises across industries embraced this revolutionary technology, its creators wanted to accelerate its adoption. StarTree was born.

    Our Leadership

    Meet the team of proven and passionate leaders that are pioneering the real-time analytics industry

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    Kishore Gopalakrishna
    Co-founder & CEO
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    Xiang Fu
    Co-founder & 
Founding Engineer
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    Jeff Miller
    Chief Revenue Officer
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    Bhavani Akunuri
    Chief of Staff
    Jess Iandiorio
    Chief Marketing Officer
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    Jitender Aswani
    VP of Engineering
    Chinmay Soman
    Head of Product
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    Matt Vaughn
    VP of Sales
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    Jen Murphy
    VP of Channels & Alliances
    Ken Tamura
    Head of Finance
    Anna McCaffrey
    Head of HR
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    Uday Vallamsetty
    VP of Customer Success
    Tim Veil
    VP of Sales Engineering and Enablement
    Minesh Patel
    Head of Solutions Architecture
    Eric Walmer
    VP of Revenue Operations

    Our Team

    We assembled a global team of rockstars who are committed to giving every decision-maker the insights they need to make great choices.

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    Our Investors

    Bain Capital
    crv
    GGV Capital
    Sapphire Ventures

    Press

    Apache Pinot Uncorks Real-Time Data for Ad-Tech Firm

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    StarTree among CRN's 10 Coolest Cloud Computing Startup Companies of 2022

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    StarTree named one of The Information's 50 Most Promising Startups

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