BetterCloud’s CEO and Dropbox’s CTO share their visions for IT shepherding in a new era of frictionless work
Your leadership team came to you in a hurry, saying “make remote work happen.” The final stages of a decade-long move to SaaS were compressed into just a few weeks. Months later, companies are assessing the future of the workplace and the evolution of collaboration.
One thing is guaranteed: IT’s seat at the leadership table is secure. So what’s next?
Bharat is the CTO and SVP, Platform at Dropbox where he oversees technical Infrastructure, ITS, Security, and Developer Platform. In addition, he also leads the teams response for New Frontiers and the HelloSign Line of business. Bharat has decades of experience as a technical leader at global scale. He was a distinguished engineer at Google for 10+ years, recipient of multiple Founders’ Awards, and responsible for re-architecting Search. He later became co-founder and president of AltSchool, an education tech company.
David Politis is the founder and CEO of BetterCloud, the leading SaaS Operations Management platform. David’s entire career has been dedicated to improving the modern workplace through innovative, next-generation cloud (SaaS) technology. His extensive industry experience and thought leadership give him unique foresight into the future of cloud management and security, allowing him to predict industry trends years before anyone else. He is a long-time contributor to TechCrunch, Mashable, VentureBeat, and Forbes, where he writes about topics like enterprise cloud technology, cloud computing, and entrepreneurship. He has been featured in The New York Times, the BBC, CIO, Fortune, and more.