Chief Product Officer and Executive GM
In his role as EVP and GM of Smartbear’s API Business, Christian is responsible for leading the company’s API business strategy and operations, product development, and market alliances.
Christian is passionate about growing and leading disruptive customer-focused companies. He has a strong track record of growing Marketing Technology and Enterprise SaaS Applications.
Prior to joining SmartBear, Christian held multiple CTO and GM positions within eBay Enterprise. While at eBay Enterprise, Christian facilitated the divestiture of the eBay Enterprises marketing technology product lines, first to a consortium of PE firms and ultimately to Zeta Interactive. Prior to eBay, he held CTO and P&L roles at multiple high-growth companies in the marketing technology and services space including KBM, MITI, and Merkle.
Christian holds a B.S. in Marketing from The University of North Carolina.