TimescaleDB is the first time-series database specifically designed for scale, ease of use, complex queries.

Our team includes top researchers and industry veterans with experience building scalable systems at a variety of large and small companies.

The company is based in NYC, Stockholm, and LA, and is backed by top tier investors with a track record of success in the industry.

Ajay Kulkarni

Ajay Kulkarni

Ajay loves making sense of data: first financial (2002-2005), then mobile (2005-2014), now time-series (2014+). Also loves: running, ice cream, NYC. Last entrepreneurial venture acquired by GroupMe/Skype/Microsoft. MIT x 3 (BS, MEng, MBA).

Co-founder/CEO
Mike Freedman

Mike Freedman

A Professor of Computer Science at Princeton, Mike specializes in distributed systems, networking, security. Co-invented CoralCDN and OpenFlow/SDN; co-founded Illuminics (acquired by Quova). Awards: White House PECASE, ONR YIP, NSF CAREER, DARPA CSSG. Ex-climber. MIT BS, MEng; NYU/Stanford PhD.

Co-founder/CTO
Erik Nordström, PhD

Erik Nordström, PhD

Our lead platform and infrastructure engineer, Erik got his MSc and PhD from Uppsala in Sweden, then worked as a research scientist at Princeton. Ex-Spotify infrastructure engineer and avid hiker.

Software engineering
Rob Kiefer, PhD

Rob Kiefer, PhD

Rob was born and raised a Terp (BS in CompSci, UMD '10), and later a Tiger (CS PhD Princeton '16). He enjoys sitcoms, card games, and sports, even though all his teams continually find new ways to disappoint him.

Software engineering
Matvey Arye, PhD

Matvey Arye, PhD

Mat has been working on data infrastructure in both academia (Princeton, PhD) and industry. As one of TimescaleDB's core architects he works on performance, scalability, and query power. Previously, he attended Stuyvesant, The Cooper Union, and Princeton. In his free time, Mat enjoys theater, travel, hiking, and skiing.

Software engineering
Shane Ermitano

Shane Ermitano

Shane has a breadth of experience serving as an art director for advertising agencies, a Fortune 50 corporation, and startups of his own. He's always on the hunt for his next slice of pizza.

Design
Solar Olugebefola, PhD

Solar Olugebefola, PhD

Solar graduated with a BS then PhD in Materials Science from MIT. He has two kids and enjoys rock climbing and homemade science experiments.

Web/Front-end
Andrew Staller

Andrew Staller

A Penn grad and former lacrosse player for the Quakers, Andrew received the Senior Cornerstone Award for ENTHUSIASM, voted on by his teammates, and brings the same energy to work. Loves to ski, read, travel, paint.

Growth & Evangelism
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