Board Members

James ClarkJames Clark has been contributing to the Open Source community for nearly 20 years. In the past 15 years, his work has focused on SGML/XML, where he is a renowned pioneer of these technologies. Since its publication in February 1998, XML has achieved widespread industry acceptance as a key technology for the future development of the Web. In 2001, James was awarded the first XML Cup.
Tyler JewellChairmanTyler Jewell is a venture partner at Toba Capital focusing on application development, middleware and systems management markets. His investments include ZeroTurnaround, InfoQ, WSO2, and AppHarbor. He also sits on the advisory boards of TomiTribe and SD Elements.
Tyler is also the founder and CEO of Codenvy, a cloud development environment for coding, building, and testing applications in the cloud. He's previously held leadership positions at Oracle, Quest (acquired by Dell), and The Middleware Company (acquired by TechTarget), and BEA (acquired by Oracle). He holds degrees in Computer Science and Economics, and is the author of three books on Java.
Sanjiva Weerawarana, Ph. D Dr. Sanjiva Weerawarana, chairman and CEO, founded WSO2 in 2005 in order to reinvent the way enterprise middleware is developed, sold, delivered and supported through an open source model.

Board Observers

Pankaj Srivastava Pankaj Srivastava brings more than 20 years of Systems Integration, Solutions and Software Engineering, and Enterprise Architecture experience. Over the last 10 years, he has played the role of Technical / Business leader of innovative Software Engineering Groups and Solutions Technology Groups. Over the years he has also developed in-depth technical expertise in the areas of Application Infrastructure, SOA, Middleware and Enterprise Applications, Video-based applications, and Cloud Applications. At Cisco over the past 8 years, he has led several innovative solution development and delivery initiatives, creating solutions and businesses around those new solutions.
Alok Bardiya Alok Bardiya is a senior executive with 16+ years of leadership experience spanning Fortune 500 companies, Entrepreneurship and Board of Directors positions with high growth companies. He has a strong track record in starting and growing businesses; establishing and leading functions (sales, marketing and strategy) in large companies with topline responsibility; venture capital investing/corporate M&A. His specialties include general management; building new businesses right from the planning stage, function & BU head; led Sales (multiple businesses), global marketing, and strategy, corporate; venture capital investing / mergers & acquisitions.
Paul FremantlePaul Fremantle, co-founded WSO2 in 2005 in order to reinvent the way enterprise middleware is developed, sold, delivered and supported through an open source model. Previously, he served as the WSO2 CTO where he led WSO2's overall product strategy and as WSO2 Vice President of Technical Sales where he led the development of the groundbreaking WSO2 Enterprise Service Bus. In 2008, Paul was recognized as a Top 25 CTO by InfoWorld.
Dilip Rahulan Dilip Rahulan is the founder and Executive Chairman & CEO of Pacific Controls the world leader in Managed Services is at the forefront of the convergence of networked computing and large scale data management with real time machine intelligence and is driving the integration of the physical and virtual worlds. The intersection of these trends - the Internet of Things and People - will create unimagined new values for Governments and Businesses globally, enabling them to deliver real time business intelligence and Smart City applications to the people. With more than 30 years of experience as a successful entrepreneur, he has positioned Pacific Controls as a global leader in delivering managed energy services on the cloud. He is the visionary behind “Galaxy 2021” the Internet of Things platform for managed services and the revolutionary “Gbots” - intelligent, autonomous, experienced and cognitive software robots, deployed across networks to deliver diverse tasks in assets across the world. The Middle East’s largest Data Centre Campus in Dubai, under the banner of Pacific Controls Cloud Services is one of his latest achievements, positioning his company as a pioneer in the global business virtualization space delivering City and Country management Platforms as a service.