Austin Rutherford is the VP of Data & Analytics at eCapital Advisors with responsibility for Software Sales and Services.
His career in Business Intelligence began working at Cognos Corporation where he led various Pre-Sales and Strategic Alliance teams over a 15 year period leading up to the IBM acquisition in 2007. Prior to joining eCapital, Austin held leadership roles at Pivotal (formerly Greenplum) including Americas Pre-Sales Leader and Global Field Operations and Strategy. His leadership provided direction and strategy for Big Data and Platform as a Service (PaaS) solutions.
Currently, Austin is a Certified Solution Architect on Amazon Web Services (AWS).
He graduated from Central University of Iowa with a BA in Management Information Systems (MIS). While attending Central, he also studied abroad in London during his junior year. Austin grew up in Iowa, but is currently based in Minneapolis, Minnesota.