Executive Team

David Bieneman

Co-Founder & CEO

David Bieneman has a successful track record in virtualization startups, having launched Vizioncore Inc. in 2002. Co-founder of Liquidware, David is a highly active and enthusiastic participant in the virtualization community. He continually explores emerging technologies to spearhead their use in product strategies and development at the company.

Chris Akerberg

President & COO

As the company's president, Chris Akerberg brings his extensive background in channel development and global sales strategies to drive Liquidware to new levels of success in sales, operations, OEM and worldwide channel development.

Sonja Pelichet

GM – EMEA, Africa, India & ANZ

Sonja Pelichet came to Liquidware from DUNES Technologies SA. Currently Sonja manages sales and channel operations for Western Europe and selected Eastern countries.

Jason Mattox


Jason Mattox is well-known in the virtualization community for his world-class knowledge and leadership in end user computing. In his role as CTO, Jason actively drives product development and product roadmaps for the company.

David Feathergill

Chief Software Architect

With an extensive background in designing ground-breaking virtualization software, David Feathergill focuses on bringing state-of-the-art sophisticated technologies into product development strategies and enhancements at the company.

Evan Rogoff


As chief financial officer, Evan Rogoff has responsibility for financial and administrative matters for the company.

Grace Krokidas

VP, Worldwide Marketing / CMO

As CMO, Grace Krokidas focuses on building the company’s visibility with media, analysts and customers as well as overseeing the company's go-to-market strategies.

Jason E. Smith

VP, Product Marketing

Jason E. Smith heads the Product Marketing team, strategically focusing on go-to-market strategies for the company's innovative desktop solutions. Jason frequently speaks on desktop computing technologies at such events as Citrix Synergy, VMworld, and VMware Partner Exchange.

Joseph Ahn


Joseph Ahn has an extensive background in channel and sales operations in Asia. Today he is responsible for developing and managing Liquidware's APAC (Asia/SE Asia) business unit.

Morteza Esteki

VP Sales, EMEA

As Vice President of Sales, Morteza Esteki manages the Sales teams in Europe for Liquidware. Morteza came to the company after running sales operations across Europe and the Middle East for prominent software organizations, including RES and Quest.