Get to know the executive team and the board of directors leading EDB.
“Postgres is increasingly the database of choice for enterprises. We are excited to work closely with EDB’s talented leadership team, in partnership with Great Hill, to accelerate the company’s growth,”
Max de Groen, a Managing Director at Bain Capital Private Equity.
President & CEO
Ed Boyajian, President and CEO of EDB, drives the development and execution of EDB’s strategic vision and growth strategy in the database industry, steering the company through 45 consecutive quarters of recurring revenue growth. He also led EDB’s acquisition of 2ndQuadrant, a deal that brought together the world’s top PostgreSQL experts and positioned EDB as the largest dedicated provider of PostgreSQL products and solutions worldwide. A 15+ year veteran of the open source software movement, Ed is a seasoned enterprise software executive who emphasizes that EDB must be a technology-first business in order to lead the open source data management ecosystem. Ed joined EDB in 2008 after serving at Red Hat, where he rose to Vice President and General Manager of North America. While there, he played a central leadership role in the development of the modern business model for bringing open source to enterprises.LinkedIn →
Christian G. Kasper
EVP & Chief Financial Officer
Christian G. Kasper is Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for EDB. Chris has been an integral part of rapidly scaling several enterprise software companies and is adept at understanding how to navigate complex financial environments. Most recently, he was chief financial officer for Reflexis Systems, Inc., a SaaS software business that realized a successful exit after years of exceptional growth. Prior to that, he was chief operating officer and chief financial officer for iboss, Inc., a cloud-based cybersecurity firm. Chris also served as both chief executive officer and chief financial officer for Harvest Power, Inc., an organics management company named one of Fast Company’s 50 Most Innovative Companies. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Gryphon.ai, a SaaS software company based in Boston.LinkedIn →