“DataRobot, the leader in enterprise AI, has named Dan Wright as its new Chief Executive Officer as the company seeks to further accelerate its growth and adoption of its Enterprise AI Platform. Wright has served as DataRobot’s President and Chief Operating Officer since January of 2020 and succeeds co-founder Jeremy Achin.”
“’Over the last year, we expanded on the foundation established by our visionary founder – increasing operational capacity, augmenting our leadership team, and helping more customers than ever unlock the power of their data with AI,’ said Wright. ‘As we look to build on this momentum and execute on our ambitious growth plans, I am honored to have the opportunity to lead DataRobot into its next chapter.’”
“’Since moving to Washington, D.C. in July to help with the Covid-19 response, I’ve gained a deeper understanding of the problems we face as a country and the threats to our nation’s security,’ said Jeremy Achin, co-founder of DataRobot. ‘Helping prevent future pandemics and making major contributions to all matters of national security has become my real passion. I need to follow my heart and dedicate more time to these efforts…’”
“Prior to joining DataRobot, Wright served as Chief Operating Officer at AppDynamics, the leader in application performance management (APM). During his tenure, he was instrumental in helping AppDynamics increase annual recurring revenue 100x and establish the company as the largest and fast-growing APM vendor. AppDynamics was acquired by Cisco in 2017 for $3.7 billion two days before its planned initial public offering and continued its aggressive growth as a part of Cisco…” Read the full press release here.
Source: Dan Wright Named Chief Executive Officer of DataRobot – March 10, 2021. DataRobot.