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Christopher Aker

Christopher Aker

Founder & CEO

Christopher Aker founded Linode in 2003 with a mission to make cloud computing simple, affordable, and accessible to every developer around the world. His early embrace of the open source movement and virtualization technologies helped pioneer the $214 billion cloud computing industry. The bootstrapped, customer-first, and mission-based company he built has grown into a $100m+ driving force for innovation, serving over 1 million developers, startups, and businesses worldwide.

Thomas Asaro

Chief Operations Officer

Joseph Zhou

Chief Information Security Officer

William Charnock

Chief Technology Officer

Richard Myers

VP Customer Support & Success

Richard Ford

VP Finance

Blair Lyon

VP Cloud Experience

Jonathan Hill

VP Revenue Operations

Peter Fu

General Counsel

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