SingleStore appoints Henock Gessesse as general counsel
SingleStore, the single database for all data-intensive applications, announced that Henock Gessesse has joined the company as general counsel. Gessesse will contribute his significant business and legal expertise to SingleStore.
Gessesse most recently served as general counsel for Freshworks. Prior to that, he was general counsel at Metaswitch Networks and vice president & deputy general counsel at Broadcom. During his 13 years there, he was responsible for technology transactions, M&A, employment, and IP matters. Earlier in his legal career, Gessesse was associate general counsel for intellectual property and transactions for Ciena, a networking systems, services, and software company. He was practiced law in two private law firms for 5 years.