Denzel Bolsters Data Integration Company’s Board with Additional
Global Leadership Skills; Leading Advocate of Women in Tech will Help
Foster Talend’s Diversity Efforts
REDWOOD CITY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 31, 2017--
TLND), a global leader in cloud and big
data integration software, today announced that it named Nora Denzel
to its board of directors. With nearly three decades of experience in
the enterprise software industry, numerous awards recognizing her talent
and leadership, and a commitment to supporting women in technology, Ms.
Denzel brings an array of expertise that will inform Talend’s strategy
as it grows its leadership position in the cloud and big data markets.
“Nora is a tremendous addition to our board,” said Mike Tuchen, CEO,
Talend. “The technical acumen and leadership skills she’s gained as an
executive and board member at world-class organizations will be
instrumental in helping guide Talend through its next stage of global
growth and product expansion. Her dedication to advancing women in
technology will be integral to Talend’s continued efforts to attract an
increasingly diverse group of talented employees.”
Ms. Denzel served as interim CEO of Outerwall Inc. from January 2015 to
September 2015, as Senior Vice President of Big Data, Marketing and
Social Product Design from February 2008 to August 2012 at Intuit Inc.
and has held a number of senior management positions at Hewlett Packard
Enterprise Company (HPE). Prior to HPE, she was the Senior Vice
President of Product Operations at Legato Systems, Inc. She began her
career as a software engineer at International Business Machines
Widely recognized for her talent and support for women in technology,
Ms. Denzel has been named one of the 10 leading women in tech (2012) by
CIO Magazine, one of the top 25 women engineers (2012) by Business
Insider, and one of the top 20 CMOs by Exec Rank (2012). Ms. Denzel
currently sits on the boards of Telefonaktiebolaget
LM Ericsson and Advanced Micro Devices and also serves as Vice President
of the board of trustees of the Anita Borg Institute, an organization
dedicated to increasing the number of women in computing.
“I’ve followed Talend’s growth trajectory and been very impressed by its
ability to help organizations across all sectors leverage their data for
a true competitive edge. I believe that it’s ideally positioned to
continue growing its leadership position in the cloud and big data
industries, and I’m delighted to be able to contribute to that growth by
being part of Talend’s board,” said Ms. Denzel.
Ms. Denzel holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Santa
Clara University and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science
from the State University of New York.
TLND) is a next-generation leader in cloud and big data integration
software that helps companies make data a strategic asset that provides
realtime, organization-wide insight into customers, partners, and
operations. Through its open, adaptive, and unified integration
platform, Talend provides the data agility required for companies to
rapidly adopt the latest technology innovations and scale to meet the
constantly evolving demands of modern business. A leader in the 2016
Gartner Magic Quadrant for Data Integration Tools and Forrester Wave:
Big Data Fabric Q4 2016, Talend’s solutions support over 1500 global
enterprise customers including Air France, GE, and Lenovo, across a
range of industries. For more information, please visit www.talend.com and
follow us on Twitter: @Talend.
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