Thiru is Vice President of Cloud Services practice at Apps Associates. Thiru is responsible for Engineering and Delivery services for Cloud adoption, migration and managed services, managing Operation centers in the US and India. Thiru has over 25 years of experience building and delivering IT services for mission critical applications, for several organizations in North America.
Prior to Apps Associates, Thiru was responsible for Hosted Managed Services solutions at Sierra Atlantic (later acquired by Hitachi Consulting), and New England based consulting firms. Thiru started his career with Unisys technologies relocating to the US in 1990, started with Oracle Database Administration in 1993, and grew into responsibilities for managing IT environments at New England based organizations, before moving into Consulting services in 2005.
He is a frequent speaker at Amazon Web Services events, Oracle user groups and conferences, appeared as panelist supporting partner organizations, and holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from BITS, Pilani. Thiru holds Certifications for AWS Solutions Architect & Oracle Database, and accreditations from training programs at MIT, and IT vendors such as EMC, Veritas, AWS, Oracle, etc.
Thiru is an avid science fiction reader and motorcycle enthusiast.