SAN FRANCISCO, CA – March 8, 2018 –Silicon Valley technology company Stellar Labs, Inc. (“Stellar”) announced the appointment of Tat Ng as VP of Engineering. In this role, he oversees a growing engineering team as the company continues to scale and expand its offerings.
Tat is a highly accomplished software engineering leader with a strong track record of building and scaling high-performance teams. He has had repeated success leading organizations ranging in size and complexity from start-ups to globally distributed teams spanning ten countries. Prior to joining Stellar, Tat was CTO of Spruce Finance, a Kleiner Perkins company, where he led the effort to build a unified SaaS origination platform for PPA, Loans, PACE and other financing products.
“We are very excited to have Tat on board as we build up our engineering team,” said Stellar co- founder and CEO David Fox. “His knowledge and experience building large-scale SaaS platforms are exactly what we need to create an industry-changing, flight management platform.”
Upon joining Stellar, Tat oversaw the development and launch of the Stellar Cloud—the next- generation software delivery infrastructure platform for business aviation solutions—built on the industry-leading and proven Amazon Web Services (“AWS”) infrastructure. The Stellar Cloud is the preferred infrastructure environment for Rockwell Collins’ ARINCDirectSM Flight Operations System (“FOS”) and the foundation for future next-generation flight operations management solutions currently under joint-development by Stellar and Rockwell Collins.
“I joined Stellar because I see the possibility to fundamentally change the business aviation industry through technology,” explained Tat. “Stellar has undertaken a massive task of leading the industry into the digital age, and I am honored to be part of that journey from an early stage.”
Tat is a five-time CTO/VPE with three successful IPOs/acquisitions and was named Triangle Business Journal CIO of the Year in 2014.
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