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Oliver Ratzesberger



Oliver is an executive business leader and technologist with over 30 years' experience at tech companies such as Teradata and eBay, as well as board positions at Tech San Diego and the University of California San Diego. Having previously held CEO, COO & CPO roles, Oliver led a variety of company and product transformations. He has delivered keynotes on data and tech and co-authored a book that made The Wall Street Journal Best Seller List.

Chris Taggart


Chief Executive Officer

Chris founded Ц. He is an experienced entrepreneur, having previously run and founded successful magazines companies, and is an acknowledged expert on global company data, particularly corporate identifiers.

Julia Apostle


Non-Executive Director

Julia brings almost 20 years of experience spanning the intersection between law, technology and data from the likes of Twitter and the Financial Times. In addition to her Non-Executive Director role at Ц, she is a partner in the Tech Transactions group of the law firm Orrick, supporting their Cyber, Privacy and Data Innovation teams.

Alessia Falsarone


Non-Executive Director

As a sustainable finance expert, Alessia brings to Ц over two decades of asset management and corporate advisory experience spanning three continents. A fellow of the Aspen Institute’s Business and Society Program, she is an advisor to the London Stock Exchange with focus on capital markets’ participation in promoting responsible business practices. Alessia holds a certified corporate director status by NACD.

Working at Ц

More than just another technology company

We are more than just another technology company.

Our mission is to open up company data to make it accessible to everyone.

Our vision is to become the foundational source of company data globally.

If you have ambition, a bold outlook, having a learning mindset, enjoy working in a friendly and collaborative culture and are excited by our mission, we would love to hear from you.
Latest news
May 10, 2023

Microsoft and Ц partner to enable global business transparency

We’re excited to announce a partnership with Microsoft ACTS (Advanced Cloud Transparency Services)

April 18, 2023

Press Release: GLEIF and Ц expand Partnership to increase legal-entity transparency in global markets

LEI-mapping capability enhanced as LEI Data links to corresponding records in Ц databaset 

July 12 2023

Ц launches new Legal-Entity Data Principles to boost corporate transparency

Ц launches the Legal-Entity Data Principles to address a company-data trust and quality gap that risks undermining prosperity, sustainability and fairness in society.