About Zesty

ZESTY'S
MANAGEMENT

Zesty was founded by Maxim Melamedov and Alexey Baikov in 2019 to overcome inefficiencies related to static cloud infrastructure , bringing customers the ability to automatically scale cloud resources such as storage, discount programs, CPU & RAM, to optimally match application demand. As a result, businesses dramatically reduce cloud costs and maintain perfect app performance, while also minimizing the time and effort of managing infrastructure.

Built with the vision of making the cloud more affordable and accessible, Zesty has experienced enormous success and astronomical growth. Thousands of users around the globe are thrilled to efficiently scale their cloud resources automatically, profoundly minimizing the mental load of managing cloud infrastructure.

Zesty has three offices in San Mateo, Tel Aviv, and Kiev, and an ever-growing partner network.

Proud to partner with world-renowned investors

We know,
It’s hard to
believe our story
only began in
2019

  • 2019
    January
    Cloudvisor was officially born--founded by Maxim Melamedov (CEO) and Alexey Baikov (CTO)
  • 2019
    March
    Launched our flagship product, Commitment Manager
  • 2019
    April
    Signed our first customer
  • 2020
    June
    Became an AWS Advanced Partner
    Don't enter the caves!!
  • 2020
    November
    Rebranded as Zesty and raised $6.6M seed funding
  • 2021
    March
    Zesty moved to a brand new office
  • 2021
    May
    Launched our new cloud storage autoscaler, Zesty Disk
  • 2021
    July
    Reached 100 customers and increased revenue by 600%
  • 2021
    September
    Grew to 50 employees
  • 2021
    November
    Raised $35M Series A
  • 2022
    March
    Celebrated 100 Zesters!
  • 2022
    April
    Moved to an even bigger and better office
  • 2022
    September
    Zesty landed $75M Series B
  • We’re just getting started!

Zesty’s Leadership

Maxim Melamedov

CEO & Co-founder

Maxim Melamedov

CEO & Co-founder

With over 13 years of experience in the tech industry, including a prior career in homeland security, Maxim thrives on solving complex problems and disrupting previously established norms. He finds endless inspiration at the intersection of data, innovation, and efficiency. Maxim earned his B.A in business management from the University of Derby, and is a veteran of the Israeli Air Force.

Alexey Baikov

CTO & Co-founder

Alexey Baikov

CTO & Co-founder

Cloud operations expert with over 12 years of experience in building state-of-the-art cloud and on-prem solutions. Alexey is passionate about hyper-scale architectures and distributed systems and has formerly led cloud infrastructure teams. His professional experience includes 3 years of service in the Elite Technology Unit of the Israeli Air Force.

Lori Brigg

Chief Revenue Officer

Lori Brigg

Chief Revenue Officer

With over 15 years of experience in disruptive tech companies, Lori specializes in building successful client and partner programs and leading high-impact strategic plans. Lori holds a B.A in psychology and economics and an MBA in Management of Technology and Innovation both from Tel Aviv University.

Rinat Levny

VP HR

Rinat Levny

VP HR

Rinat is an executive Human Resources leader, leading strategic Hr programs in global companies, striving to improve employee experience and business results. with over 15 years of experience in various People topics. Rinat holds a B.A in Psychology and Master in Behavioral Sciences from the Technion university.

Ofir Shaish

VP Finance

Ofir Shaish

VP Finance

Ofir is a Results-driven CPA and an experienced VP of Finance, with over 15 years of experience in a financial management position within Technology companies. Ofir has a proven track record of scaling growth including strategic planning, modelling, fund raising and M&A processes. Ofir holds a B.A. with Honors in Economics from Ben Gurion University

Maxim Melamedov

Maxim Melamedov

CEO & Co-founder

With over 13 years of experience in the tech industry, including a prior career in homeland security, Maxim thrives on solving complex problems and disrupting previously established norms. He finds endless inspiration at the intersection of data, innovation, and efficiency. Maxim earned his B.A in business management from the University of Derby, and is a veteran of the Israeli Air Force.

Alexey Baikov

Alexey Baikov

CTO & Co-founder

Cloud operations expert with over 12 years of experience in building state-of-the-art cloud and on-prem solutions. Alexey is passionate about hyper-scale architectures and distributed systems and has formerly led cloud infrastructure teams. His professional experience includes 3 years of service in the Elite Technology Unit of the Israeli Air Force.

Lori Brigg

Lori Brigg

Chief Revenue Officer

With over 15 years of experience in disruptive tech companies, Lori specializes in building successful client and partner programs and leading high-impact strategic plans. Lori holds a B.A in psychology and economics and an MBA in Management of Technology and Innovation both from Tel Aviv University.

Rinat Levny

VP HR

Rinat is an executive Human Resources leader, leading strategic Hr programs in global companies, striving to improve employee experience and business results. with over 15 years of experience in various People topics.
Rinat holds a B.A in Psychology and Master in Behavioral Sciences from the Technion university.

Ofir Shaish

Ofir Shaish

VP Finance

Ofir is a Results-driven CPA and an experienced VP of Finance, with over 15 years of experience in a financial management position within Technology companies. Ofir has a proven track record of scaling growth including strategic planning, modelling, fund raising and M&A processes. Ofir holds a B.A. with Honors in Economics from Ben Gurion University.

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