Udi heads up public cloud partnerships for Canonical, the company behind Ubuntu, the most dominant OS in the cloud. The partnership program aims to bring the best of Ubuntu to the users of Canonical's partner clouds.

Most of Udi's career to date has been focused on bringing transformative enterprise and consumer technologies from blueprint to market dominance. He has done this in a wide variety of product management, business development and sales leadership roles, both with startups and large corporates such as Hewlett Packard.

Apart from his day job, Udi is an experienced, certified and avid startup mentor and advisor. Originally from Israel, Udi has also lived and/or worked in the US, Japan and France, and since 2011 resides in London, UK with his wife and three kids.