Charles is Chief Technology Officer of Turbonomic. In this role he contributes to product strategy, evangelizes the Turbonomic technology, and supports its strategic sales and business development efforts. Prior to joining Turbonomic, Charles held senior executive positions at several technology startups including Cirba, Mformation Technologies, Opalis Software, and Cybermation. Opalis was acquired by Microsoft in 2009 and is now Microsoft System Center Orchestrator, a key technology in Microsoft’s data center platform. Cybermation was acquired by CA Inc. in 2006 and is now CA Workload Automation ESP/DE, part of the market leading CA Workload Automation portfolio.
Subsequent to the Cybermation acquisition Charles joined CA as SVP Development responsible for the entire workload automation portfolio representing more than $200M in annual revenue and used by more than 80% of the Fortune 500. Earlier in his career he held various positions in software development, consulting, and education. Charles holds a Bachelor of Mathematics degree from the University of Waterloo, Canada.