Governing Board

The CNCF Governing Board (GB) is responsible for marketing and other business oversight and budget decisions for the CNCF. The GB does not make technical decisions for the CNCF, other than working with the TOC to set the overall scope for the CNCF. The GB currently consists of these representatives:

Anni Lai

Anni Lai

Huawei

Anni leads Futurewei's Open Source Operations and Marketing covering open source strategy, compliance, and community and ecosystem building.

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Aparna Sinha

Aparna Sinha

Google

Aparna is the Director of Product Management for Kubernetes and Anthos at Google.

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Arun Gupta

Arun Gupta

Amazon Web Services

Arun Gupta is a Principal Technologist at Amazon Web Services.

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Brandon Philips

Brandon Philips

Red Hat (Developer Seat)

Brandon is a member of Red Hat's technical staff and was CoreOS's CTO. Since 2013 he has helped shape the container and Kubernetes ecosystems.

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Chris Wright

Chris Wright

Red Hat

Chris is the Vice President and Chief Technologist at Red Hat.

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Craig McLuckie

Craig McLuckie

VMware

Craig is a VP of research and development at VMware.

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Gabe Monroy

Gabe Monroy

Microsoft Azure

Gabe is a software entrepreneur and systems architect with 20 years experience designing, building, and operating mission-critical IT infrastructure.

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Haifeng Liu

Haifeng Liu

JD.com

Haifeng has always had a passion for building complex systems. He is the Chief Architect of JD.com, China’s largest retailer and the world’s third largest internet company by revenue.

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Hiroyuki Kamezawa

Hiroyuki Kamezawa

Fujitsu

Hiroyuki runs the open source development team for the Cloud Native Computing Platform at Fujitsu, including Kubernetes, OCI, and others.

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Imad Sousou

Imad Sousou

Intel

Imad is Corporate Vice President at Intel and General Manager of System Software.

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Jon Mittelhauser

Jon Mittelhauser

Oracle

Jon runs engineering for the Container Native Platform team at Oracle (which includes all of Oracle’s Kubernetes offerings).

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Junjie Cai

Junjie Cai

Alibaba Cloud

Junjie (Jack) is the Chief Architect of the Elastic Compute Service at Alibaba Cloud.

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Kit Merker

Kit Merker

JFrog

Kit heads business development for JFrog, creating technology-driven collaborations with DevOps and Cloud Native partners.

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Livio Arleo

Livio Arleo

Samsung SDS

Livio heads product planning for the Cloud Native Computing Team at Samsung SDS where he focuses on hybrid cloud platforms and solutions.

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Liz Rice

Liz Rice

Aqua Security (TOC Chair)

Liz is the technology evangelist at container security specialists Aqua Security, where she works on container-related open source projects including kube-bench and kube-hunter.

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Michael Payne

Michael Payne

JPMorgan Chase

Michael leads Research & Development for the Platform / Cloud Services team at JPMorgan Chase.

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Michael Wintergerst

Michael Wintergerst

SAP

Michael is the Development Executive, SVP, Head of SAP Cloud Platform Core at SAP.

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Michelle Noorali

Michelle Noorali

Microsoft (Developer Seat)

Michelle is a Sr. Software Engineer on the Azure Containers team and a core maintainer of the Kubernetes Helm project.

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Priyanka Sharma

Priyanka Sharma

GitLab

Priyanka is the Director of Cloud Native Alliances at GitLab Inc.

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Shannon Williams

Shannon Williams

Rancher

Shannon is a co-founder at Rancher Labs, a company focused on building open source software for operating containers in production.

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Shiven Ramji

Shiven Ramji

DigitalOcean

Shiven is DigitalOcean’s SVP, Products.

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Thomas Di Giacomo

Thomas Di Giacomo

SUSE

As Chief Technology Officer, Thomas drives the rapid innovation and growth of SUSE’s expanding portfolio from the enterprise Linux operating system to software-defined solutions...

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Tom Doron

Tom Doron

Apple

Tom is a technologist and entrepreneur. As a senior engineering manager at Apple, Tom oversees a technology team that creates libraries, frameworks and services designed to enable creativity and productivity of Apple's internal developers and open source communities.

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Vijoy Pandey

Vijoy Pandey

Cisco

Vijoy is the VP / CTO of Cloud Platforms and Software at Cisco. He is responsible for helping define Cisco’s strategy and products in cloud software, systems, and infrastructure in a multi-cloud world.

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