Leadership

Get to know our leadership team! Can you guess which ones are truths, and which one is a lie?!

Brooks Borcherding

Chief Executive Officer

Andre Azevedo

General Manager, Azure

Barbara Cooke

Head of Cloud Operations

Gary Bettis

Head of Customer Delivery

Brooks Borcherding

Chief Executive Officer

  • I’ve seen KISS perform live more than 20 times with the latest being the 2019 performance in Tampa
  • As a Kentucky native you learn that the capital of Kentucky is not Louisville which is a widely held assumption
  • I’ve juggled multiple times on stage with the world famous Flying Karamozov Brothers

Andre Azevedo

General Manager, Azure

  • When I was a kid back in Portugal, I played for a football team where I was the first choice winger, while Cristiano Ronaldo was on the bench.
  • I played the guitar in a death metal band and we were once heckled off the stage by an angry mob
  • Ice-T and I featured in a promotional ad displayed in the main jumbotron in Times Square

Barbara Cooke

Head of Cloud Operations

  • I've lived in 8 different countries across North America, Europe, Australia and Asia.
  • I used to have a mad crush on Kevin Bacon, so much that when my sisters played a joke and told me he had been in a car accident, I ran away from home.
  • I speak 3 languages, 2 fluently

Gary Bettis

Head of Customer Delivery

  • I won the UK national bmx quarterpipe championships when I was 15
  • I was a roadie for the death metal band Hellbastard
  • My first career choice was a fast jet navigator but I failed the last medical as I bust me knee playing football

Chris Bunch

General Manager, Amazon Web Services

Dave Chapman

Head of Strategy and Professional Services

Tara Tapper

Chief People Officer

Christopher Cordom

Head of Sales

Chris Bunch

General Manager, Amazon Web Services

  • I once came second in a village fete knobbly knees contest
  • I broke the US online Global Entry visa system when entering too many "countries visited in past 5 years"
  • I owe my existence to the second World War

Dave Chapman

Head of Strategy and Professional Services

  • I get Christmas cards from 10 Downing St, they always have the same picture 
  • I worked as a stuntman for two consecutive summers in the early 90’s, while at University
  • I’ve met Noel Gallagher, he was really nice

Tara Tapper

Chief People Officer

  • I once got bitten by monkey when I went for a run while living in India
  • I have sung on TV & radio on several occasions
  • Every summer I go on holiday to the Iron islands from the Game of Thrones

Christopher Cordom

Head of Sales

  • I played clarinet in a marching band
  • I was a defender on a championship football (soccer) team
  • I have traveled to all 50 states in the US for business

Bethann Cregg

Head of Product & Marketing

Didier Faure

Chief Financial Officer

Ruth Orpwood

General Counsel, Head of Legal & Corporate Services

Robert Moon

Head of Commercial Operations

Bethann Cregg

Head of Product & Marketing

  • I used to sew my own clothes.  
  • My cousin is Huey Lewis.
  • My ancestors were circus performers
  • I performed in an off-broadway production of Cats.

Didier Faure

Chief Financial Officer

  • I learnt Accounting in the Gabon African Jungle 
  • I was one of the fastest runners in France at 15 years old
  • I was in the 1998 Olympic selection for Snowboarding

Ruth Orpwood

General Counsel, Head of Legal & Corporate Services

  • I went to prom in a canoe
  • I was a member of the Canadian branch of the Duran Duran fanclub in the 80s
  • I have been scuba diving with sharks

Robert Moon

Head of Commercial Operations

  • Was a roadie on the Iron Maiden number of The Beast tour
  • Has been to a Lady Gaga concert
  • Has every US baseball team's cap

Chris Williams

General Manager, Google Cloud Practice

Chris Williams

General Manager, Google Cloud Practice