As Head of Solution Architecture at Amazon Web Services, Simon Elisha is sought after by C-Level Executives who want deep insights into how Cloud Computing, Agile software development and technology innovation are changing the way organisations improve customer experience, reduce costs and adapt quickly. As the first technical staff member for Amazon Web Services in Australia, he led the charge to Public Cloud before most people even knew what AWS was. Bringing over 28 years of industry experience in software and infrastructure to the “brave new world”– he was able to guide start-ups, digital businesses, Government and Enterprises alike on their journey to the cloud. A noted industry speaker and communicator – if it happens in the cloud, Simon probably knows about it. Simon has held senior roles at organisations including Pivotal Software, Cisco, Hitachi Data Systems, VERITAS Software, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and EDS.
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