Alex Pinchev is a veteran top global executive with a 35+ year track record of success in the software industry. Alex has held four CEO positions, served as President and Section 16 officer in two public companies, and founded three companies. He was previously the President of Global Sales and Marketing at Rackspace, at the time a publicly traded company with revenue over $2 billion. From 2003 to 2012, Alex was the President of Red Hat, leading global sales, services and field marketing, growing the company’s revenue from $50 million to more than $1 billion.
Alex’s experience ranges from founding companies to being a senior executive and serving on boards of prominent publicly traded global companies. He is an inspiring leader with extensive knowledge and connections in cloud, security, AI, IT infrastructure, open source, and related IT fields, specializing in sound positioning, growth, and go-to-market strategies.
Alex remains active on public and private boards and continues to advise and invest in startups and firms seeking global expansion.