OUR AMAZING TEAM
CEO, CloudQ LLC.
Yaser Hameed is the CEO of CloudQ, bringing more than 20 years of executive experience in the software industry. As a serial entrepreneur, Yaser has a demonstrated history of building world class teams. Under his leadership, CloudQ has grown from a garage start-up, to over 200 employees across multiple countries today, with $15 million in revenue. Yaser started his career in the IT Industry where he held executive level and management positions within Fortune 500 companies. In 2013, Yaser took charge as CEO of Syrainfotek, now CloudQ. Click here to read Yaser’s interview with CIO Applications Magazine on enhancing the customer experience. Today, CloudQ is recognized as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US, ranked #794, by INC 5000. Yaser has been recognized as one of TiE Atlanta’s Top Entrepreneur of the Year for two consecutive years. Yaser is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization and serves on various boards, including that of Allied Universal. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering (BE) focused in Computer Software Engineering from Manonmaniam Sundaranar University. Yaser is a dedicated family man and loves spending time at home with his wife and two sons.
Salesforce Practice Leader
Venkat Meruva, Practice Lead at CloudQ, will be our speaker. Venkat joined CloudQ in 2018, bringing with him more than nine years of tech experience. He is responsible for enablement programs, enterprise projects, and partner alliances enhancing business success in the practice area. Venkat is 1X Salesforce Certified and a professional that leads our team of Certified Salesforce Admins, Developers, and Consultants. Venkat is passionate about giving back to his community and making Salesforce accessible to all. He holds a Master of Computer Application (MCA) from Sathyabhama University and Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) from University of Madras.
Chief Technology Officer
Niyas Ahamed was appointed as our Chief Technology Officer effective February 2020. Most recently, he served as a consultant in the role of Head-Delivery in Rishabh Software, in Gujarat, India. Niyas brings to CloudQ 20+ years of technological experience, building new businesses, transforming legacy business models and will oversee our India business operations. He has worked on multiple technology stacks that include Java, Microsoft, MEAN, LAMP and Mobile Application Frameworks. He has certifications in Project Management, PMI-Risk Management, Scrum Master, and Balanced Scorecard and Six Sigma Green Belt. He holds an Executive MBA from ISMS Mumbai and Bachelor of Engineering (BE) focused in Computer Software Engineering from Manonmaniam Sundaranar University.
Sales and Marketing Director
Ann Albergotti is the Sales and Marketing Director for CloudQ, an Atlanta, GA based technology company. As the Denver location for CloudQ, Ann is responsible for the Sales and Marketing efforts, managing a U.S. team, as well as an India team. Ann comes to CloudQ with over 12-years digital marketing, public relations and communications experience. As a speaker and trainer, Ann has been called upon by various organizations to present and host workshops on a variety of internet marketing and public relations topics. Ann had also owned her own marketing consulting company for 10-years and grew her clientele through consultative sales. Ann, a Colorado Native and Native American, enjoys spending her time in the sun, with family and friends. When it rains or snows, you’ll find her chanting to the Sun God for more sun.
Director of Business Development
Maiko N. Mills has over 15 years of business development and operational management experience in an array of diverse industries. Maiko oversees business development for CloudQ. He has experience in providing various business and technological solutions. Maiko has a reputation as the consummate business consultant along with exceptional skills in the implementation of teams and systems which provide business solutions that increases operational efficiencies. His impetus is the customer, “customer comes first”. He continues to deliver bottom-line results and execution of systems to mitigate cost for the end-user. Prior to his career in cloud technology, Maiko was an integral sales leader within the healthcare space where he facilitated business transactions within various therapeutic areas. Maiko received his Bachelors Degree at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. He is currently pursuing his MBA at Georgia State University with a focus on technology.
AWS Practice Lead
Having worked in the IT industry for the past 25 years, Rajesh has the experience of working in multiple industries like Retail, Finance, Telecommunications, Workers Compensation and Healthcare. Starting off his career with the intention of leaving a legacy of contributing towards the betterment of IT systems, Rajesh feels fortunate to of designed and implemented multiple projects across many IT platforms. Having managed projects on Legacy systems as well as the state-of-the-art Public Cloud Platforms, he has the knowledge and experience to guide companies to their next level. If there is anything that Rajesh is passionate about other than IT, its Sports. A keen sports enthusiast, Rajesh enjoys the excitement and competitiveness of any sport. He is a firm believer a person can learn a lot from sports and that lessons learned from sports can be implemented in other aspects of life. Rajesh has a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Physics from the University of Mumbai and has completed numerous IT courses throughout his career to enhance his knowledge in the IT field.
Director/ HR Operations
Sanjai Meesala joined CloudQ in 2014, beginning his career in the Human Resource Department. In 2020, Sanjai was promoted to Director, HR and Operations and is responsible for overseeing operations in CloudQ US and India based facilities. He is responsible for Immigration operations, financial management, and Human Resource Operations. Prior to joining CloudQ he served as Administrative Manager in Tesco PLC UK. Sanjai earned his Master of Science from Osmania University, Hyderabad and Bachelor of Science from Bachelor of Science from Kakatiya University, Warangal, Telangana.
Business Delivery Manager and Scrum Master
John Bosco is the Business Delivery Manager and Scrum Master at CloudQ. John has 15+ years of experience in Information Technology Resourcing and Managed Services. He is a Certified Scrum Master and will be part of CloudQ’s Staffing and Services Delivery team. John is a servant-leader, go-getter and an effective communicator.
Madhur Khake is the Client Partner at CloudQ. He is responsible for managing outside client relationships, including securing and executing consulting assignments. Madhur is a service delivery and strategic partnership expert with experience in building and managing networks, projects, clients and teams. Madhur began his career with CloudQ in 2015 as Talent Acquisition Specialist. In this role he delivered several executives across CloudQ’s portfolio for clients with an emphasis on getting the right person in the right role in an efficient, timely manner. Madhur holds an MBA in International Business and Human Resources and a bachelor’s in management studies in General Management, from University of Mumbai. He is an avid reader and sports enthusiast.
Human Resources Director
Angela Ajay is Human Resources Director at CloudQ, facilitating HR related programs and services for CloudQ employees. Her industry experience of over 8 years has been in the IT and Manufacturing domain with rich exposure to both functional HR operations as well as strategic HR. She is an Electronics engineering graduate and holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Human Resources). Outside of work, Angela enjoys spending time with her family and she also loves practicing the piano.
Offshore Director -India
Robin Raj was named as our offshore director in June 2017. His role will be essential to provide guidance and assistance to our Human Resources and Operations Team located in CloudQ India. He is also accountable for overall management and Financial Management. Over all he has 10 years of experience in various departments of the organisations. Robin previously served as Assistant Human Resource Manager in Logicsoft, New Delhi. He holds a Master of Business Administration from IFCAI, Dhardhun.
Director of Operations
Ben Weaver is the Director of Operations for CloudQ, located in Alpharetta, GA. Born and raised in Georgia; he graduated from the University of North Georgia in Accounting. He has worked at CloudQ for over 3 years, where he helps manage the company’s financials. Ben believes that working hard each day is a major key for success in any business. His biggest goal for 2020 is to see CloudQ continue to grow, and is motivated by the team around him. In his free time, Ben is passionate about music and sports.