Gene Kim

Gene Kim

CTO, researcher and author
The Phoenix Project

Gene is a multiple award winning CTO, researcher and author.  He was founder and CTO of Tripwire for 13 years. He has written three books, including “The Visible Ops Handbook” and “The Phoenix Project: A Novel About IT, DevOps, and Helping Your Business Win."  

Gene is a huge fan of IT operations, and how it can enable developers to maximize throughput of features from “code complete” to “in production,” without causing chaos and disruption to the IT environment.  He has worked with some of the top Internet companies on improving deployment flow and increasing the rigor around IT operational processes. In 2007, ComputerWorld added Gene to the “40 Innovative IT People Under The Age Of 40” list, and was given the Outstanding Alumnus Award by the Department of Computer Sciences at Purdue University for achievement and leadership in the profession.

Enterprisers

Chief Information and Strategy Officer
Dunkin’ Brands
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Liberty Mutual Global Specialty
Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Arrow Electronics
SVP & Chief Information Officer
Iron Mountain
Chief Information Officer
Raytheon
CIO/CTO
CareCentrix