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Individual Speaker Profile

Francesco Paola Back to Speakers Bureau

Date Joined: June 15, 2015
Country: United States
Home Town: New York
Zip Code: 10010
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • Solinea - From (Current)
Statement of Interest

To help advance the Openstack platform through the creation of a world-class services and delivery organization.

Areas Of Expertise
  • OpenStack
  • Open Infrastructure
  • kubernetes
  • enterprise
  • cxo


Francesco has over 20 years of global leadership experience in diverse industries, where he has focused on building great teams and developing innovative and strategic solutions for customers. As a serial entrepreneur, he has a proven track record of success building and launching venture-backed businesses—from founding through IPO or acquisition—in rapidly growing industry sectors.

Francesco is a leader and contributor in developing cloud computing strategies for Fortune 1000 firms, and has contributed to the proliferation of global cloud infrastructure deployments, including leading the development of cloud go to market strategies for global enterprises and service providers, managing the architecture development, integration and deployment for large-scale Public and Private cloud infrastructures for global telcos and CSPs.

Prior to co-founding Solinea, Francesco held leadership positions at several technology and services companies at the forefront of their industries – Cloudscaling, IronRidge, Trinity Partners/ WNS Global Services, Scient, and Cambridge Technology Partners.

He received his MBA from the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley, and his B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Presentations from previous and upcoming OpenInfra Summits:

Willing to present via video conference: No
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English
  • Italian

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