RMS has announced the appointment of Cihan Biyikoglu to executive VP of product. Mr Biyikoglu will report to CEO Karen White and serve as a member of the company's executive committee. As the head of product management, Mr Biyikoglu will oversee management of the full suite of RMS products including models, software, platform, data and analytics.
Mr Biyikoglu comes to RMS with nearly 20 years of experience spearheading product management for big data, data analytics and modeling solutions with some of the world’s most successful technology companies. He holds multiple patents in these areas. Most recently, he served as the VP of product management at Databricks.
Prior to his leadership role at Databricks, Mr Biyikoglu served as the VP of product for Redis Labs. He also held prominent product management positions at Microsoft, Couchbase and Twitter. For nearly a decade, he served as product leader for Microsoft’s Azure Cloud Platform and suite of SQL Server products, the most widely adopted database solution in the market worldwide. He has demonstrated throughout his career an ability to bring customer-centric and commercially successful solutions to market at scale.