About Us

About Us


CoffeeBean was founded in 2008 by John Lima in Pleasanton, California and it has expanded to Germany and to Brazil, where a development center is located.

CoffeeBean has developed its Identity and Access Platform from scratch, a solution that impacts the areas of security, privacy, user experience and marketing.

Management Team

John LimaCEO

I am an entrepreneur. In 1993 I co-founded Cyclades Corporation, a data center management company in Fremont, California. When Cyclades was sold in 2006, it was a global company present in 15 countries, selling to 85% of the Fortune 100 companies.

In 2008 I founded CoffeeBean Technology in Pleasanton, CA. We offer the Identity and Access Platform, a cloud based CIAM for Consumers, Employees and Partners. For users to access applications with security, privacy and usability.

Renato NevesR&D Director

Renato Neves holds a degree in Computer Engineering from the Federal University of Rio Grande (FURG) and is Software Engineering Specialist from Unicamp.

As a computer enthusiast, has been leader of the FURG’s robot soccer team working with Computer Vision and Artificial Intelligence techniques and is now dedicated in learning and applying the best standards, architectures and new technologies in Software Engineering in the Coffee Bean Technology products. Renato currently lives in Campinas, Brazil.

Ariana LunaMarketing Manager

Ariana graduated from the University of California, Riverside with a degree in Business Administration and a concentration in Marketing. Her role at Coffee Bean Technology is creating website content, customer use case and marketing campaigns. She also helps in acquiring leads in the USA, Europe and Brazil. She speaks fluent English, Spanish, Portuguese, German and French.

Douglas RondonHead of Sales and Alliances
Douglas Rondon holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the University of São Paulo and from the University of Pennsylvania. He is passionate about technology and from his studies and experiences, he brings a deep knowledge of different technical projects and management methodologies. Douglas is a results oriented professional, with a huge appetite for learning.