GivingData’s leadership team has deep knowledge of the philanthropic sector having spent many years working at and with foundations. Together we have developed software and solutions with many of the world’s best-known philanthropies. And, like our clients, we’re mission-driven: We’re dedicated to transforming grantmaking with great software and smart strategy.

Alfred Gracombe
Founding Partner
GivingData | Alf GracombeAlf founded GivingData in 2009. He has spent his entire career working in the nonprofit sector and is motivated by a core belief that technology has a critical role to play in the service of mission-driven organizations. He got his start in computers teaching electronic music composition and recording to middle school aged kids in Washington, DC, followed by 10 years in Web development as VP of R&D at Interactive Applications Group (iapps), a market-leading design and development company serving grantseeking and grantmaking organizations. He went on to start a technology consulting practice which evolved into GivingData when it became clear that the future of the company was in its software product.
Roberto Cremonini
Senior Partner
Roberto CremoniniBefore joining the team in 2014, Roberto was Principal and Founder of Cremonini Consulting Network. His clients included Open Society Foundations, The Boston Foundation, The David & Lucile Packard Foundation, The Klarman Foundation, The Kresge Foundation, The Nature Conservancy, The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation, and Wellspring Advisors. Between 2003 and 2010, Roberto was Chief Knowledge & Learning Officer at the Barr Foundation in Boston, where he managed all staff responsible for Knowledge & Learning, Evaluation, Communications, and Information Technology. He also served on the Board of Grantmakers for Effective Organizations (GEO).

 

Daniel Brochu
Partner
GivingData | Daniel BrochuDan serves as the implementation lead on product development initiatives. He has over 15 years of  development experience building solutions for the nonprofit sector, beginning in 1999 as a technical developer with Interactive Applications Group (iapps). Since then, he has worked as a senior developer at MicroEdge and Marsteller Interactive Communications. He served as a technical consultant to GivingData before joining the firm full-time in 2009. Since then, he has led the development of the GivingData product, overseeing all aspects of implementation, client installations, third party integration, and custom applications.
Matthew Rantz
Partner
GivingData | Matthew RantzMatt has developed software and managed software teams in a variety of industries, from medical devices to CRM for over 15 years. Previously, Matt was the VP of Product Development at Satuit Technologies where he managed a team of developers and helped drive technology decisions and software implementation. Until 2008, Matt worked at Aptima building tools for the Air Force and Navy to help them assess how well an individual did during training. Before Aptima, he worked at Philips Medical Systems helping to write software for AED’s (portable defibrillators). Matt has a passion for technology and building applications that will help make a difference.