Chief Financial Officer & General Counsel, Alation, Inc.
Max Ochoa is the Chief Financial Officer and General Counsel for Alation, Inc. Alation’s collaborative data platform empowers employees inside of data-driven enterprises to find, understand, and use the right data for better, faster business decisions. Alation combines the power of machine learning with human insight to automatically capture information about what the data describes, where the data comes from, who’s using it and how it’s used.
Max oversees Alation’s worldwide finance, legal, HR, and operations functions. Prior to Alation, Max held senior legal, finance, and HR roles at Turn, Inc. (acquired by Amobee) and Adify Corporation (acquired by Cox Enterprises). Previously, Max was Associate General Counsel at TiVo Inc., driving technology transactions, regulatory affairs, intellectual property protection and enforcement, privacy, and public company securities compliance. Max began his legal career in Cooley LLP’s technology transactions group.
Max holds an S.B. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT, an M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from The University of Michigan, and a J.D. from Stanford Law School.
Max serves on the Board of OneJustice, a California-wide social justice not-for-profit focused on increasing and enhancing the delivery of pro bono civil legal services for Calfornia’s underserved communities.