Lew Cirne '89

Event Date and Time: 
Tuesday, May 29, 2018 - 1:30pm
Cirne Commons
Event Type: 
Centennial Lecture

A graduate of Trinity College School, Lew Cirne ’89 is CEO and founder of New Relic, and has led the company since its beginning in 2008. A passionate product visionary and leader, Lew started New Relic to bring unprecedented visibility into application performance through SaaS. Under Lew’s leadership, New Relic has grown its offering into a full platform, delivering powerful full-stack visibility to enterprises around the world. As the pioneer of modern APM, Lew previously founded Wily Technology and led the company from 1998 to 2006. A developer at heart, Lew started his career with engineering positions at Apple and Hummingbird Ltd. He is a frequent guest lecturer at Stanford and Harvard, speaking on entrepreneurship. Lew also serves on the board of directors at CURE International. He holds an A.B. in computer science from Dartmouth College.