Alex Derafshan is a seasoned and visionary IT leader with over 25 years of technology experience and 23 patents and founding startup companies. Previously has worked at Kaiser, Aruba, Juniper, Netgear, Palo Alto Networks, IBM, and Cirrus Logic. At Intuit built Cloud and Big Data Platform that has fueled company into one of the largest SaaS organizations in the world. Has worked in Senior leadership roles and Architect in many companies in Silicon Valley. Cofounded HMail, CCG, and NubLaaS a cloud as a service technology company to bring cloud management capabilities to SMBs.