Dr. Barry Bolding has over twenty-five years of experience in High Performance Computing (HPC) as a business development and product strategy leader and is the AWS WW GTM Director for High Performance Computing+ (HPC+) including HPC, ML Framework, Quantum, Autonomous and Accelerated Computing at AWS. Dr. Bolding’s career has spanned technical and business roles at a number of leading HPC companies, including Cray Inc., SGI, and IBM and for ten years served in executive roles at Cray Inc., a world leader in on-premise HPC solutions. Over the course of his career Dr. Bolding led teams focused on Business Development, Product Management, Strategic Partnership and served as the GM for HPC Storage. He received his Ph.D. from Stanford University, and has published numerous papers in the area of computational modelling of physical and chemical systems. This diverse background gives Dr. Bolding a unique and balanced perspective on the convergence of cloud services and high performance computing and the impact this convergence will have on the enterprise and government marketplace.