Recently named to Institutional Investor's Tech 50 list of financial visionaries and innovators, Stephane Dubois is a recognized software and market data industry executive who founded Xignite to pioneer market data in the cloud. Stephane Dubois is a well-known fintech thought leader and is frequently quoted in publications, including Forbes, MarketsMedia, WallStreet & Technology, Financial News, Bob's Guide, Inside Reference Data, and Venture Capital Journal. He has spoken at numerous fintech events around the world, including Finovate, FinDEVr, DKF, WFIC and The Money Conference. Prior to founding Xignite, Stephane was Vice President of Product Management at Advent Software, the leading provider of software solutions for the investment management industry. Prior to Advent, Stephane held senior product and marketing management positions at Walker Interactive Systems and Oracle Corporation. Stephane holds an MS in Management from M.I.T. Sloan School of Management and MS and BS degrees in international management from the MBA Institute in Paris.
Al Chang is a software engineering and technology industry leader with experience leading engineering and professional services organizations in high-growth software companies and start-ups. Prior to joining Xignite, Al was head of engineering for partner solutions at Google, where he enabled global strategic partnerships by extending Google’s core product offerings and by establishing a 24x7 production operations infrastructure. As VP of Product Development for Advent Software, Al led the creation of an integrated portfolio management, accounting, and CRM solution built on a scalable Web architecture. Before Google and Advent, Al held senior management positions in engineering and professional services at TenFold Corporation, an enterprise applications company that he co-founded, reached nearly $100M in revenue, and went public. Al’s career began at Oracle in software engineering. He holds an MS and BS in Mechanical Engineering and a BS in Biology, all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Kerry Langstaff is an accomplished marketing executive with 20+ years of demonstrated success in executing integrated marketing programs that drive awareness, preference and pipeline. Most recently, Kerry was Vice President, Demand Generation at Return Path, where she spearheaded global demand generation strategy for the email intelligence company. Previously she held executive positions at HR outsourcing leader TriNet and IP geolocation provider Quova (now Neustar). She also has lead global channel marketing efforts at 3Com (now HP), Juniper Networks, and Cisco. Kerry holds a BA in Journalism from San Diego State University and earned the Accredited in Public Relations (APR) credential recognizing strategic communications masters. She has held board positions in the Silicon Valley chapter of the PRSA as well as the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC). Kerry has received more than a dozen awards for her work in marketing and PR. @kerrylangstaff
Paul Woodberry is a veteran sales executive with 20+ years of experience managing sales teams and exceeding revenue targets. Prior to joining Xignite, Paul was Vice President of Worldwide Sales at McAfee, where he led efforts for their DLP (Data Loss Prevention) business unit. Previously, he ran global efforts sales and marketing at Passport Capital. Paul began his career at Advent Software, where he stayed 10 years running sales for the Americas. Paul holds a BA from University of California at Berkeley where he played on both their water polo and rugby national championship teams.