Michael Gat most recently worked at AWS as a Tech Program Manager, where he was primarily focused on capacity management and efficiency for the Application Networking organization, and later worked on customer billing solutions. Prior to AWS, Michael consulted independently to midsize businesses transitioning to cloud architectures from on-prem or other solutions. He started his career as a developer, working on financial applications.
He received a BA in Computer Science from Columbia, and an MBA from UCLA. He writes about tech and business at michaelgat.com and lives in Seattle where he attends to the whims of two cats.