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Geva Perry has more than 15 years of experience as an executive in the enterprise software industry. His blog, Thinking Out Cloud, on cloud computing and software-as-a-service strategy and marketing is widely read and he is a frequent speaker on the topic. Geva has been named as one of the Top 25 Most Influential People in the Hosting Industry, Top 50 Cloud Computing Bloggers and one of the 12 Top Thinkers in Cloud Computing.

Geva has been a strategy and marketing advisor to a number of companies, including Deutsche Telekom, NEC, Internap, New Relic, Twilio, Sauce Labs, Heroku/, Akiban, Xeround, Totango, Application Craft, JFrog, NewVem, CloudPassage, CloudScaling and others. He also serves on the board of directors of Upstream Commerce and PerformanceXpert.

Until 2008 Geva spent five years at GigaSpaces Technologies where he played a variety of executive roles. His latest position was Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager Cloud Computing.

Geva received a Bachelor’s degree from Hebrew University in Jerusalem. He holds an MS from the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism and an MBA from Columbia Business School. Follow him on Twitter:@gevaperry.