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Our team

Our team is comprised of industry experts and relentless innovators bringing years of experience to a young company.

Tony Van-Eyk

Tony Van-Eyk

Managing Director

Seasoned SaaS Entrepreneur. Founding Member Birdeye Australia. GTM specialist.

Daniel Pavia

Daniel Pavia

Director of Strategic Growth

Seasoned Leader, 19+ Years Sales Experience, Operational Excellence. Avid fan of stand-up comedy.

Ben Hurn

Ben Hurn

Director of Marketing

Obsessed with innovation, passion for empathetic leadership, team building, design, AI tools, and unicorns.

Global Leadership

Naveen Gupta

Naveen Gupta

Co-Founder & CEO

Former Yahoo executive. CPO at RingCentral. Product innovator. Table tennis player.

David Lehman

David Lehman

President, GTM

Former EVP at Yext, Chief Revenue Officer at Campaign Monitor, and VP of Commercial Sales at Salesforce

Neeraj Gupta

Neeraj Gupta

Co-Founder & President, R&D

Engineering architect at Oracle and Yahoo. Makes things happen at Birdeye. Warrior's fan.

Yang Chao

Yang Chao

CFO

20+ year finance leader at Motorola and Gogo, 3-time start-up CFO. Loves photography and the outdoors.

Deepak Bahree

Deepak Bahree

CMO

More than 20 years driving growth for fast-moving companies. Loves delighting customers with innovative products.

Anil Panguluri

Anil Panguluri

SVP of Product

Former Head of Product at RingCentral, Yahoo and Uninterrupted - golfer and poetry aficionado

Aaron Steinfurth

Aaron Steinfurth

SVP, Customer Success

Former VP of Client Services & Success at Phreesia; Special Agent, Counterterrorism for the FBI

Tiffany Humphrey

Tiffany Humphrey

SVP, People

Former HR VP at Vista companies: Solera, DealerSocket & ACTIVE Network. Loves coffee, chocolate & Texas Tech

Steven Munch

Steven Munch

Head of Sales, SMB

20+ years small business, SaaS business dev & software services. Avid sports card investor & NY Rangers fan.

Sarah Bennett

Sarah Bennett

Head of Sales, Commercial

Former Fortune 500 sales leader. Expert in driving revenue for hyper growth. Trailblazer for women in technology.

Zach Watson

Zach Watson

Head of Sales, Enterprise

13+ years direct sales experience for Box, Adobe, Marketo and Reputation.com. Sports car enthusiast and outdoorsman

Nate Henry

Nate Henry

Head of Sales, Channel

Former Head of Strategic Partnerships at Yext. Problem solver. Volunteer for children at YMCA USA.

Pietro Consavari

Pietro Consavari

VP of Design & PLG

Designed for Ferrari and Amazon. Design thinker. Design maker.

Ameya Virkar

Ameya Virkar

VP, Engineering

Yahoo dude. Eats full stack for breakfast. Highest calibre, highest integrity.

Kamal Joshi

Kamal Joshi

VP, Engineering

Tech leader; experience building high-performing teams, large-scale distributed systems & cloud computing

Nate Chambers

Nate Chambers

Chief NLP Scientist

Stanford Phd. Big brain. NLP, computational semantics, information extraction and stuff.

Board and Investors

Ajay Chopra

Ajay Chopra

Gen. Partner, Trinity Ventures Board Member, Birdeye

From living room to IPO with Pinnacle Systems.

Rob Theis

Rob Theis

Chief Investment Officer, WiL Board Member, Birdeye

Builder of category winners: HubSpot, RingCentral, DocuSign.

Joseph Porten

Joseph Porten

Managing Director, Accel-KKR, Board Member, Birdeye

Prior VP at Battery Ventures. MBA from University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Marc Benioff

Marc Benioff

Founder CEO, Salesforce.com Investor, Birdeye

One of the pioneers of cloud computing.

Jerry Yang

Jerry Yang

Cofounder ex CEO, Yahoo Investor, Birdeye

Co-created the Yahoo Internet navigational guide in April 1994.

Gokul Rajaram

Gokul Rajaram

Product Engineering, Square Investor, Birdeye

Godfather of Google AdSense. Then Facebook. Then Square.

Kevin Weil

Kevin Weil

Head of Product, Instagram Investor, Birdeye

The Twitter insider that ran all Twitter products. Now Instagram.

Ellen Levy

Ellen Levy

Managing Director, SVC Investor, Birdeye

The most connected woman in Silicon Valley (Fast Company).