Santa Cruz, CA – April 24, 2018 – Looker, a leading data platform company, today announced that Tricia Timm has joined the company as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, reporting to CEO Frank Bien and serving on Looker’s executive management team.
Tricia brings over 20 years of experience to Looker and will oversee the company’s global legal affairs, corporate compliance program and provide support to the Looker Board of Directors. As a champion for gender and ethnic diversity in the workplace and building cultures of inclusion, she will also help drive the company’s diversity initiatives.
“We are thrilled to have Tricia join Looker and bring her years of experience and leadership to our team,” said Frank Bien, CEO of Looker. “Her deep knowledge of growth software companies and understanding of global market dynamics will be instrumental as we continue to scale our business and expand operations internationally.”
“I’m proud to come to Looker, especially at such an exciting time for the company,” said Tricia Timm. “This is a very well-run company full of smart, energetic people who have thoughtfully built a rapidly-growing global business. I look forward to helping guide the company through its expansion and evolution.”
Tricia was formerly Senior Vice President and General Counsel at SugarCRM. Prior to SugarCRM, she served as Acting General Counsel for software maker Borland, a public company with over 35 subsidiaries in over 25 locations worldwide. She was previously corporate counsel at Vantive Corporation, one of the original providers of CRM solutions. Her career began at the law firm of Brobeck, Phleger and Harrison LLP, where she specialized in initial public offerings, private financings, mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance and corporate governance.
Tricia earned her law degree and graduated Cum Laude from the Santa Clara University School of Law. She also serves on the Advisory Board of the Katherine and George Alexander Community Law Center and is a mentor at the Entrepreneur’s Law Clinic at the Santa Clara University School of Law.
Looker is a complete data platform that offers data analytics and business insights to every department, and easily integrates into applications to deliver data directly into the decision-making process. The company is powering data-driven cultures at more than 1300 industry-leading and innovative companies such as Sony, Amazon, The Economist, IBM, Spotify, Etsy, Lyft and Kickstarter. The company is headquartered in Santa Cruz, California, with offices in San Francisco, New York, Chicago, Boulder, London and Dublin, Ireland. Investors include CapitalG, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Meritech Capital Partners, Redpoint Ventures, First Round Capital, Sapphire Ventures and Goldman Sachs. For more information, connect with us on LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook and YouTube or visit looker.com.
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