CloudBees, a software delivery platform for businesses recently announced the appointment of Anuj Kapur as the President and Chief Executive Officer. Before he was a C-level executive at Cisco and SAP, Kapur has experience in corporate strategy, product management, market strategy and alliances in the enterprise technology to CloubBees. Kapur has joined at a crucial time as all enterprises face issues with the speed, quality and security of their products and services. Kapur will mainly be focusing on accelerating innovation, bolstering market approach, geographic expansion and scaling global operations for the company.
“Enterprises know that the software they build and deliver will make or break their future,” said Kapur. “They also know that speed is table stakes and that quality, security, and compliance are the next frontier in creating exceptional customer experiences. CloudBees is at the centre of enabling some of the world’s largest and most influential brands to make software their most significant differentiator. The opportunity to join CloudBees to shape this next chapter of growth for our customers and employees is an absolute honour.”
CloudBees Co-Founder Sacha Labourey, who was the interim CEO, will remain as Chief Strategy Officer. Labourey will continue as a member of the board and CloudBees executive team, reporting directly to Kapur. Before CloudBees Kapur worked as the President, of Corporate Development and Strategy at SAP where he was responsible for the company’s growth strategy and execution. He also served as the chief strategy officer for Cisco for two years where he led a team that worked with the CEO and other people from the top brass. He was also leading the company’s partnerships with AWS, Google, and Apple. At Cisco, he held various executive positions and led product management for Cisco’s security group. He has a bachelor of science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Waterloo and a master’s degree in administration from The Wharton School.