Christopher is currently the Field CTO at BigID where he focuses on solving complex data management problems for customers. Christopher is a data leader with broad experiences spanning product development, data management, architecture, operations and compliance. He has a proven track record for building and developing high performing teams and innovative products that lead to competitive advantage.
In his work at PayPal, he held roles in architecture and management. As an architect, he was responsible for new architecture that significantly increased the availability of the core transaction processing systems. As a leader, he helped to create a new data management organization where he had responsibility for frontend and backend data architecture, integration architecture and data governance functions.
At eBay, he led the Inc.-level data initiative focused on the aggregation of global data assets from eBay and its subsidiaries. He worked closely with executive leadership to overcome organizational barriers ultimately creating a new universal view of the customer with applications in customer service, marketing, advertising and risk. He also had a critical role in the separation of the of PayPal businesses, responsible for all shared data assets pre and post separation.