All Things DevOps Implementations with Kohsuke Kawaguchi

Welcome onboard on our 4th episode of DevOps World Radio with Kohsuke Kawaguchi, Sacha Labourey and Ian O'Brien. On this episode, we are going to talk about DevOps implementations, the successes and the challenges through the eyes of two industry veterans - Kohsuke and Sacha. And Ian tells us about what role data, ML and AI can play in helping practitioners do DevOps better.

Shawn Ahmed

Shawn Ahmed is Chief Marketing Officer and Interim Chief Product Officer. He is responsible for the CloudBees marketing and product engineering organizations.

In his role as CMO, Shawn is responsible for the CloudBees brand and the company's go-to-market strategy in helping enterprises and government agencies accelerate innovation and streamline the complexities of software delivery. Shawn is focused on strengthening the CloudBees brand and establishing a powerful demand generation engine to fuel sales and customer satisfaction at every stage of the customer journey. Shawn was promoted to CMO following two years as senior vice president and general manager of product and solutions marketing. He played an integral role in repositioning the company’s individual products to a software delivery platform uniquely suited to the needs of global enterprises. 

He’s no stranger to using business analytics to find and drive success, having held similar roles at Splunk and two separate five-year stints at SAP. Shawn has been the CEO of two companies, including Pivotus which he brought to a successful acquisition before joining CloudBees.