Speakers

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Amjad Afanah

CEO and Founder

FX Labs

Amjad Afanah is a serial entrepreneur with extensive experience in API orchestration, API testing, cloud automation and application management. He is the founder of FX Labs, a platform that virtualizes, unifies and automates the functions needed to continuously test and secure APIs. Prior to founding FX Labs, he was the VP of Product at HyperGrid, a company delivering cloud on premises via integrated compute, network, storage, application, container and cloud management services on a pay-as-you-go consumption model. Prior to HyperGrid, Amjad was the co-founder & CEO of DCHQ, a company providing a cloud management and container orchestration platform, which was acquired by HyperGrid in 2016. Prior to founding DCHQ, Amjad was a senior product manager at VMware, where he managed strategic products in cloud management & automation for almost 3 years. He also assumed a product management role for 5 years at Oracle where he focused on application and middleware management capabilities. Amjad holds a bachelors degree in computer science from MIT and an MBA degree from UCLA.