Cloud-Based Data Warehouse Snowflake Appoints Chair And CEO
October 31, 2019
Snowflake Inc., a data warehouse built for the cloud, tapped Frank Slootman as its chairman and chief executive officer. Former CEO Bob Muglia has left the company after leading Snowflake through five years of growth.
Between 2011 and 2017, Slootman was chairman and CEO of SaaS provider ServiceNow, taking it from $100 million to $1.4 billion in revenue through a successful IPO. Prior to that, Slootman was chairman and CEO of Data Domain, which he led from the early stages through an IPO, and ultimately to a $2.4 billion sale to EMC.