Meet our team

 

At udu, we're obsessed with data: discovering it, structuring it, enriching it, and delivering it to our customers.

Rett Crocker

CEO / CTO

Rett has designed and developed over 100 games for mobile devices, personal computers, and video game consoles. He has invented multiple multiuser content and game engines along with multiple programming languages, and has created innovative software technologies in areas ranging from speech synthesis to advergaming and collaborative education.

Frank Boosman

VP Product Marketing

Frank was COO and co-founder of the simulation training firm 3Dsolve, which was sold to Lockheed Martin in 2007. He served in a variety of executive roles for the alternative operating system firm Be Inc., which went public in 1999. He was the original product manager for Adobe Acrobat, which has now grown to an $800 million/year business.

Andy Kell

VP Finance

Andy was a co-founder of the boutique investment banking firm Trestle Capital Partners. He served as an investment banker with Greenhill & Co. and The Bear Stearns Cos. from 1998-2003, and at those firms, he completed over a dozen transactions with a combined transaction value of $8.5 billion.

Charles Shook

VP Corporate Development

Charles was the founder of Trestle Capital Partners. Prior to founding Trestle, he built and led the private equity group of Harbert Management Corporation, focused on middle market buyouts and growth capital investments. Previously, he was an investment banker with Morgan Keegan & Co. and a strategy consultant with FMI Corporation.