Geva Perry is an advisor and board member at cloud computing and SaaS companies. 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 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, Alcatel-Lucent, Internap, New Relic, Twilio, Sauce Labs, Heroku (acquired by Salesforce.com), Nodeable (acquired by Appcelerator), Xeround, Totango, Application Craft, JFrog, Dome9, CloudScaling, Garantia Data, Ravello Systems, SnapLogic and others. He serves on the board of directors of BlazeMeter, Seculert, Sauce Labs and Upstream Commerce.
Until 2008 Geva spent 5 years at GigaSpaces Technologies where he played a variety of executive roles. His latest position was Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager of 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.