Founders Forum

Avalara's Founders Forum is comprised of the employee founders of Avalara and founders of companies Avalara has acquired. The Forum enables Avalara to harness the founders’ bold dreams, unique experiences, innovative spirit, ideas, and energy to drive our continued innovation, business expansion, and future M&A.

Silvia Aguirre
VP, Certificate Management

Abe Brach
VP and General Manager, Business Licenses by Avalara

Jeff Carroll
General Manager, Avalara for Beverage Alcohol

Muzaffer Havcarci
VP, General Manager, INPOSIA by Avalara

José Javier Sánchez Hidalgo
VP, General Manager, INPOSIA by Avalara

Shon Holyfield
SVP and General Manager, TTR, an Avalara company

Carl Hoemke
VP and General Manager

Chris James
General Manager, Insurance

David Joseph
Founder, DAVO by Avalara

Scott McFarlane
Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer

Sanjay Parthasarathy
EVP and Chief Product Officer

David Polatseck
VP Business Licenses by Avalara

Craig Reed
General Manager, Cross-Border

Randy Rotchin
Director, Business Development, Cross-Border

Sridhar Venkatesh
VP, Product Management

Jared Vogt
Co-founder

Lindsey West
VP and General Manager, Track1099 by Avalara

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