Advisory board

Ratmir Timashev

Ratmir Timashev possesses a rare combination of proven business savvy, forward-looking technical knowledge, and market vision. As president and CEO of Veeam Software, Ratmir brings to bear more than a decade of entrepreneurial experience building, advising and investing in successful technology companies. Ratmir earned a master’s degree in Chemical Physics from the Ohio State University in 1995, and prior to that has graduated from Moscow Physical Technical Institute. He continues to share his knowledge and ideas to fuel innovative IT solutions around the world.

Steve Oriola

Steve has over 20 years of experiencing helping early stage tech companies scale including 10 years with Constant Contact. He has held functional leadership roles in product strategy, marketing, and business development. With over 16 years in SaaS, Steve has expertise building solutions for both SMB and enterprise customers. Steve is currently an Executive-in-Residence at Bessemer Venture Partners and was recently the CEO of Pipedrive, a global SaaS CRM solution for SMB. Steve holds a BS in Psychology from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and an MBA from Boston University's Questrom School of Business.