As Chief Technology Officer, Andrew Beers is responsible for Tableau's long-term technology roadmap and emerging technologies. During his tenure at Tableau, he has led many engineering teams, created new products, and personally written pieces of the product code.
Andrew has been at the heart of Tableau's engineering for most of the company's existence. Prior to joining Tableau in 2004, Andrew ran the engineering group at Align Technology, makers of the Invisalign system, building software to support large-scale customized manufacturing. He holds a master's degree in computer science from Stanford University, where he worked in Pat Hanrahan's computer graphics research group.