Ben Golub is the executive chairman and CEO at Storj, an open source, decentralized cloud storage provider. Under Ben’s guidance, Storj has rolled out initiatives that deliver better privacy and security for developers and empower open source projects by enabling them to passively earn revenue every time their users store data in the cloud.
Ben also serves as an advisor at Mayfield, a global venture capital firm with over $2.7 billion under management. He was previously co-founder and CEO at Docker, the leader of the container and microservices movement and one of the fastest growing open source companies in history. Prior to Docker, Ben was cofounder and CEO of Gluster, an open source cloud storage platform that was acquired by Red Hat in 2011. Ben has a BA from Princeton and an MBA from Harvard.