Our leaders

When you’re driving success for thousands of merchants, it’s vital to have a steady hand on the wheel. Our executives have experience growing companies like PayPal, HomeAway and Twitter. They’re supported by a board of distinguished business leaders who know that building a great company takes unfailing commitment to your customers.

Experienced executives

Brent Bellm

Brent is the CEO of BigCommerce. A retail and ecommerce veteran of 20 years, Brent has served in a variety of executive leadership positions, successfully growing industry-leading companies including HomeAway and PayPal.

Robert Alvarez

Robert is the Chief Financial Officer and the Chief Operations Officer at BigCommerce. He has been instrumental in the acquisition or listing of his 4 previous companies and brings extensive experience in finance, planning, and business transactions.

Jimmy Duvall
Chief Product Officer

Jimmy is Chief Product Officer for BigCommerce. Prior to BigCommerce he served in key product leadership roles at Hootsuite, Magento, GSI Commerce and Yahoo!

Brian Dhatt
Chief Technology Officer

Brian is the Chief Technology Officer for BigCommerce. Prior to BigCommerce, he served as CTO at Borderfree, where he led all aspects of product and technology, and previously held senior leadership positions at Jetsetter, Gilt City and Best Buy.

Alexandra Shapiro
Chief Marketing Officer

Alexandra is the Chief Marketing Officer for BigCommerce. She has over 15 years of experience driving profitable growth and revenue creation for both B2B and B2C companies, including PayPal, WaMu/Providian and McKinsey & Company.

Russell Klein

SVP of Corporate Development

Paul Vaillancourt

SVP of Client Success & Operational Excellence

Tod Klubnik

SVP of Global Sales

Ben Sumrall

SVP of Finance

Sherri Manning

SVP of People & Culture

Cheri Winterberg

VP of Marketing Communications

Leo Castro

VP of Product & Partner Marketing

Scott Baker

VP of IT, Security & Technical Operations

Brandon Golm

VP of Engineering

Jeff Mengoli

General Counsel

World-class advisors

Steve Case


Scott Hilleboe


Larry Bohn

General Catalyst

Kabir Misra

Softbank Capital

Kal Raman


Lorrie Norrington

Lead Edge Capital

Jeff Richards

GGV Capital

Eddie Machaalani


Mitchell Harper


Visionary investors