Matt Garman, a longtime Amazon Internet Providers engineering government, has named as the brand new gross sales chief for its cloud unit of Amazon.com.
Matt Garman will lead the cloud unit’s gross sales and advertising groups, in response to a memo AWS chief Andrew R. Jassy despatched to workers on Friday. The corporate cloud unit has grown with Microsoft and Alphabet’s Google. Garman, the brand new gross sales chief for its cloud unit will report back to Andy Jassy.
AWS chief Andy Jassy stated within the observe that AWS’s earlier advertising chief, Ariel Kelman, is leaving the corporate to “pursue one other endeavor.” He moved to Oracle, in response to CNBC.
Garman final month was named to Chief Govt Officer Jeff Bezos’s strategy-setting S-team. He beforehand was the pinnacle of the engineering group answerable for Amazon’s rented computing energy companies. He has been working Amazon since 2006 after ending enterprise faculty.
Rachel Thornton will exchange as advertising chief. She, Teresa Carlson and Mike Clayville, leaders of AWS’s authorities and enterprise gross sales teams, will report back to Garman.