Our Company

Bhavesh Goswami, Founder & CEO

Bhavesh Goswami the Founder & CEO of CloudThat Technologies, is a leading expert in Cloud Computing space with over a decade of experience. He was in the initial development team of Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) at Amazon Web Services (AWS) in Seattle. He honed his Cloud Computing skills at Amazon where he helped ship the first version of S3 in 2006. Later he moved to Microsoft after over three years at Amazon to take up the challenge to help manage Cosmos, the Cloud storage and Big Data computational engine that power all of the Microsoft’s Online Services, including Bing.

In 2010, after living in USA over 10 years, he came to India in search of a challenge. He realized that the rapidly changing technology landscape and the busy schedule of IT professionals were not conducive to acquire new skills. Thus, he started CloudThat Technologies, a company focused on quickly empowering professionals & corporates on Cloud & Big Data through training & consulting services. He has personally trained over 1000 people on various Cloud technologies like AWS, Microsoft Azure, Google App Engine and more since early 2012.

Bhavesh has spoken at various Cloud and Big Data conferences and events like ‘7th Cloud Computing & Big Data’ and have been the Key Note Speaker at ‘International Conference on Computer Communication and Informatics’. He has authored numerous research papers and patents in various fields. He is passionate about technology and keeps the company up to date on latest Cloud technologies & market trends.

Bhavesh earned MS in Computer Science from University of South Florida, where he was awarded Scholarships for Teaching Assistantship and Research Assistantship in 2003. He gained his Bachelor of Engineering in Information Technology from Nirma University in 2001.

Vasishta Haavanur, Sr. VP & Business Development Director

Vasishta Haavanur (aka Vasi) is a Senior Vice President. Vasi spearheads our ambition of business growth in India and also on a global scale as the head of Sales and Business Development. He began his career 23 years ago at the Indian Institute of Science Bengaluru and started his overseas career with Robert Bosch in Germany. Over the last decade, he has focused on developing markets for niche tech products and solutions that bring value-benefits to startups, SMBs, and their end consumers.

Vasi has conducted numerous business engagements and advised business development teams at disruptive technology-enabled Startups, Consulting & IT services, Business Intelligence and Digital Consulting firms in growing their market segments.

The consumer of your product and services demand better user experience, and also consistent experience across various digital touch-points with your organization. The pressing need for digital transformation necessitates companies to embrace cloud strategy. While you focus on building solutions or products, we focus on the deployment of your technology capabilities, operational excellence, and optimizing costs. While your focus is on delivering customer value, we take care of your cloud security and compliance. CloudThat has been imparting in-depth knowledge in cloud technologies through its world-class training, helping companies upskill their IT workforce. We are your ideal partner in identifying gaps in cloud skills, train your professionals, setup, build, and manage cloud practice best suited to your business drivers.

Vasi is an engineering graduate from Mysore University and obtained his master’s in business administration from Germany/USA.

Hemraj Desai, Director, Human Resources, OD and IT Support

Hemraj Desai brings in over 18+ years of experience and in-depth knowledge of establishing and managing the HR set-up with larger focus on Strategic Business HR Partnering and Organizational Development. He has been instrumental in transitioning and setting-up businesses to new locations as a part of business continuity strategies with key focus in hiring and managing talent, setting up business processes and policies and ensuring a safe a conducive working environment for employees. His expertise includes, designing & implementing OD strategies, developing performance management framework, talent management and design business efficiency and capacity utilization programs through collaboration with Business. Hemraj’s overall experience and knowledge makes him an ideal resource for CloudThat Technologies in driving organizational change and build strategic alliances with operations to fulfill business objectives and support organizational goals.

Sangram Rath, Senior Cloud Solutions Architect

Sangram has 10+ years of experience in the IT Infrastructure domain specializing in Cloud Computing & Virtualization with additional skills in Server and storage Hardware, Server Operating Systems like Red Hat Linux, SUSE & Ubuntu, Windows Server 2008/2012, and backup/disaster recovery. In the past he has worked with companies like Hewlett-Packard, Microland, Mphasis & Bristlecone. Sangram has been working in the cloud domain for more than 4 years and has various certifications to his credit such as Mirantis Certified OpenStack Administrator, AWS Certified Solution Architect, Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (Azure), VCP to name a few. He is currently the co-founder & cloud architect of a startup along with collaborating for CloudThat Technologies. He is also an author and occasionally speaks at colleges/education institutions about the benefits of cloud computing.

Casey Muse, Advisory Board Member

Casey brings years of executive level consulting focused on helping organizations build high-performing teams that deliver innovative products for their customers to CloudThat. Example successes include a role as CTO of an Internet marketing organization, building a team that maintained one of the most viewed sites on the Internet, hosting over 40,000 individual blog sites on a proprietary blogging system built from scratch. Casey holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems from the University of South Florida’s College of Engineering, an MBA from the University of Tampa, and is currently working towards his Master of Science in Computer Science at the Georgia Institute of Technology.