Ayrat is a Cloud Native Ambassador (CNA). He currently works as a Cloud Architect and Kubernetes Practice Lead at CloudOps. Prior to that, he worked as an OpenStack Engineer at CloudOps and as an OSS solutions integrator at Ericsson before that. Ayrat is actively involved in organizing 5 Kubernetes and Cloud Native meetups across Canada. He has contributed extensively to the Openstack-Helm, Kubernetes OpenStack SIG, and OpenStack Murano projects. Ayrat graduated with a Masters degree in Electrical Engineering from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.