Mike Rulf is CTO of the America's region at Syntax, a managed cloud service provider. In this role, he oversees the software engineering, DevOps, monitoring, public cloud, and product management areas in the Americas. He is a seasoned IT executive with over two decades of experience managing enterprise technology organizations exceeding 500 individuals and supporting product lines reaching over $250M in revenue. Throughout his career, he has had continuous hands-on involvement in the design, installation, maintenance and extension of large distributed software solutions as well as both Cloud Services and SaaS platforms. Rulf also spent four years implementing information security systems for large organizations.