Cost Working Group

GitLab Cost Working Group aim to reduce the cost of running to within acceptable levels. View more information here!


Property Value
Date Created March 5, 2019
Date Ended May 22, 2019
Slack #wg_dot-com-cost (archived)
Google Doc Cost Working Group Agenda (only accessible from within the company)

Business Goal

To reduce the cost of running cost to within acceptable levels, and to install better oversight into cost for the future.

Exit Criteria

  • Cost savings goal achieved
  • Infrastructure cost KPI(s) defined

Roles and Responsibilities

Working Group Role Person Title
Facilitator Eric Johnson VP of Engineering
Infrastructure Lead Gerir Lopez-Fernandez Director of Infrastructure
PM Lead Jeremy Watson Product Manager, Manage
Finance Lead Brooks Royer Finance Business Partner
Member Jason Yavorska Director of Product, CI/CD
Member Eric Brinkman Dir of Product Management
Member Andrew Newdigate Staff Engineer, Infrastructure
Member Kenny Johnston Dir of Product Management
Member Paul Machle CFO
Executive Stakeholder Scott Williamson VP of Product