Results oriented world class senior technology and operations executive with a proven execution track record for managing large scale and global storage and compute systems. Excels as a Leader of people, IT business person, with a diverse management style, a consistent message, and ability to motivate teams to embrace new ideas. Consistently leads by example driving him and staff to achieve success, while managing with honesty and respect at all times.
Manage a highly effective, productive and service oriented operational units. The main units consist of SAN/NAS, Cloud storage and a Self Service Cloud, compute farm and a multi-providor 10G Carrier interconnect. The team continues to grow our skill set and capacity without an associated increase in staffing resources or reducing SLA's.
* Continue to drive Operational Costs out of the business
* Build a cost effective and flexible infrastructure
* Set strategic direction for new Storage technologies
* Continue to drive innovations and creative thinking partner with companies that share our vision for the future
* Proven management and technical leadership in a Fortune 500 company
* Exceptional ability to convert ideas into products and get them established in the market
* Successful track record in innovation and exploratory development
* Extensive and deep knowledge of storage industry (systems, software, hardware)
* Exceptional ability to distill, analyze and solve problems
* Proven ability to transform a large IT organization to a customer driven and service based organization
* Extensive network of contacts enabling him to negotiate extremely competitive pricing
Specialties: Management, large multimillion dollar projects Competitive analysis, and acquisition. Ability to gather and empower a team of professionals respected by internal customers vendors and the industry.