Interview: A data warehouse built for the Cloud

Data Warehouse


‘A data warehouse built for the cloud’. That’s the slogan used by one of Silicon Valley start-ups Snowflake Computing led by Bob Muglia.

Snowflake Computing was founded in 2012 in San Mateo, California by three data warehousing experts: Benoit Dageville, Thierry Cruanes and Marcin Zukowski.

EM360° were lucky enough to be invited to one of their European Tours in London as they try and establish themselves within the UK and Europe, we spoke to Bob Muglia, CEO of Snowflake Computing and an end user, Erika Bakse, Head of BI at IAC Labs (

Speaking to Erika, we discussed the companies future and growth as well at the implementation of Snowflake at IAC Labs, her recording is below.

About Snowflake Computing:

Bob Muglia – CEO at Snowflake Computing

The Only Data Warehouse Built for the Cloud

We are a team of data professionals changing how people use data. Our mission: To safely and efficiently store, transform and analyse business data so anyone can easily and quickly gain data-driven insight. Founded with a vision to efficiently store and access all your data from one location, we designed a completely new SQL data warehouse built for the cloud for enterprises large and small.

About IAC Labs (

Erika Bakse – Head of BI at IAC Labs (

Headquartered in Oakland’s vibrant tech scene, IAC Publishing Labs is an IAC operating company focused on building unique digital experiences in a variety of categories including search, e-commerce, and digital content. Across IAC Publishing Labs we reached 100 million unique users per month across the globe.