Tristan Handy is a tech executive, data professional and founder of dbtLabs, a “distributed data transformation company.”

Handy started a data consultancy initially called Fishtown Analytics that developed an early version of the product that became a center of the rebranded company. Stylized with all lowercase letters, “dbt” stands for data build tool.

Handy previously worked at RJMetrics, a data analytics startup that was acquired in 2016.