Wilfred Justin is a technology executive with a unique background and accomplishments in the areas of software development, solution architecture, sales, and management. Currently, he is the head of AI/ML enablement for Amazon Web Services Worldwide Public Sector (AWS WWPS). Before that, he was responsible for developing and supporting AWS partnerships with key strategic independent software vendors who provide solutions to commercial, Government, Education, and Nonprofit organizations.
Mr. Justin joined Amazon Web Services in 2012 as a Principal Solutions Architect with a focus on security and compliance and later assumed additional responsibility to manage strategic ISV partners. Before joining AWS, he had been in customer-facing leadership roles for reputed software companies. He is a security expert and had led teams to roll out content-aware Identity & Access Management (IAM), Web Access Management (WAM), Federation, Data Loss Prevention (DLP), and LDAP virtualization solutions.
For the last 10 years, Mr. Justin is super focused on building the market share and leading the mind shift transformation of cloud adoption. He works with the CIOs and CTOs of the biggest software startups and influences them to adopt cloud computing for their internal IT as well as for their SaaS/PaaS offerings. He has worked both in Public Sector as well as in commercial segments, specifically in selling into tier-1 banks and life sciences verticals. He closely works with software companies that provide cognitive computing, semantic intelligence, exploratory data analysis, and related technologies that augment human intelligence using deep learning on cloud computing platforms.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in Physics and a master’s in Computer Science and Applications. He enjoys authoring and presenting white papers, getting involved in speaking engagements, and round table discussions.