ThoughtSpot Appoints Pam Holmberg as Head of People To Scale Global Team

Industry veteran Pam Holmberg joins ThoughtSpot to manage human resources, recruiting, and employee engagement 

SUNNYVALE, Calif. — April 14, 2021 — ThoughtSpot, the leader in search & AI-driven analytics, today announced Pam Holmberg has joined the company as Head of People. In her role, Holmberg will be responsible for driving employee engagement, recruiting, and human resources at ThoughtSpot. In particular, she will focus on helping ThoughtSpot scale people and talent as the company experiences rapid growth, driven by adoption of its new cloud offerings. 

Pam Holmberg brings over twenty years of diverse HR experience to her role at ThoughtSpot. As EVP of People at, Holmberg led the HR function which included translating strategic and tactical business plans, fostering talent development and managing employee relations. Prior to her time at, she served various Human Resource positions at Veritas Technologies, Pivotal Software Inc., NetApp and LSI Logic where she oversaw talent acquisition, retention, career development and training and leadership development initiatives. Holmberg takes pride in her foundational work building and sustaining innovative and entrepreneurial company cultures. 

As ThoughtSpot continues to embark on an asynchronous work model long-term, Holmberg will be instrumental to ensuring employees have the support and resources to thrive in the office, at home, or in a hybrid setting.  Holmberg will also expand the team makeup with strategic hires and maintain employee productivity and well-being. 

Thoughts from the top

“Throughout the course of the pandemic, our customers have relied on us more than ever to help them embrace the disruption and change transforming every industry. Our people are absolutely essential to making that possible,” said Sudheesh Nair, CEO, ThoughtSpot. “As we continue to navigate this new, asynchronous working environment, I’m thrilled to have a leader like Pam joining to support our employees as they do the most exciting work of their careers. Maintaining ThoughtSpot’s culture of selfless excellence is a top priority as we scale, and Pam is the right leader to foster innovation, diversity and well-being in our team around the world.” 

“ThoughtSpot has a standout and unique culture which rewards creative thinking, collaboration and team partnership above all else,” said Pam Holmberg, Head of People, ThoughtSpot. “In my previous roles I’ve built employee advocacy programs from the ground-up and eager to bring the same hands-on approach to ThoughtSpot’s teams especially as the workplace takes on a new meaning in a post-pandemic world. I’m committed to prioritizing our people first and foremost and ensuring they feel championed and supported.” 

About ThoughtSpot

ThoughtSpot is reinventing how companies make decisions by putting the power of their cloud data in the hands of every employee through search and AI-driven analytics. ThoughtSpot was built for the cloud era to deliver insights instantly at massive scale. With ThoughtSpot, anyone can use simple natural language to create new data-driven insights or surface those generated by others from across their entire enterprise. By leveraging AI, ThoughtSpot uncovers trends, anomalies, and patterns to answer questions users care about, but wouldn’t have thought to ask themselves. Customers can take advantage of ThoughtSpot as a SaaS offering through ThoughtSpot Cloud, connect and query cloud data warehouses directly with Embrace, and stay up to date on their business with the ThoughtSpot Mobile app. Organizations like Walmart, BT, Daimler, Medtronic, Hulu, Royal Bank of Canada, Bank of the West, Siemens, and Nationwide Building Society rely on ThoughtSpot to empower employees at every level and transform their organizations. By bringing data to decisions everywhere, ThoughtSpot is building a more fact-driven world. See for yourself and try ThoughtSpot today. 

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