Talend welcomes Krishna Tammana as Chief Technology Officer

29 September 2020 | Abigail Opiah


Data integration company Talend (NASDAQ: TLND) has named Krishna Tammana (pictured), as its Chief Technology Officer (CTO).

Tammana will be responsible for scaling the product and engineering organisations to drive innovation and Talend’s continued market growth.

He spent nearly a decade as VP of Engineering & Product Advocacy at Splunk, a data monitoring, management, and analytics company.

During his tenure, he led global engineering teams and cloud operations during the company’s portfolio expansion and transition to the cloud.

Tammana was involved in defining Splunk’s product and cloud strategy during its growth from $80 million in revenue to over $2 billion and expanding the addressable market both organically and inorganically.

“Digital transformation is accelerating at an unprecedented pace, and agile product innovation is more essential than ever to meet the needs of businesses at every step of that journey,” said Christal Bemont, CEO of Talend.

“I’m delighted to welcome Krishna as our new CTO. He has the background and market experience that’s essential to lead Talend’s engineering organisation and ensure that we are consistently at the forefront of innovation and driving the redefinition of the data market.”

Prior to Splunk, Tammana held engineering management roles at Dun & Bradstreet, YouSendIt, RIGHT90 INC. and E*Trade.

“It’s a great time to be joining Talend. This is a pivotal moment in both the data market and the company’s evolution,” said Tammana.

“Talend has the leadership, talent, and commitment needed to become a critical and strategic business partner that companies can run their businesses on. I look forward to working with the entire executive team in carrying that vision forward.”

Talend Data Fabric brings together all the data integration and governance capabilities, to simplify every aspect of working with data. The company delivers complete and uncompromised data in real-time.