Nick Cassimatis is a Solution Engineer on the Google Cloud VMware Engine Center of Excellence team at Google Cloud. He joined Google via the acquisition of CloudSimple (Nov 2019) where he was the lead Sales Engineer. He 25+ years experience includes time at some of the biggest players in the IT industry (IBM, EMC, Dell) as well as a number of startups (Data Domain, Druva, CloudSimple)
Paul Stephenson is a business technologist helping organizations deliver the technical capabilities needed to meet business goals. He has been working with cloud technologies for over 20 years including virtualization, containers, decomposed & remotely delivered web services, cloud native applications, and most flavors of "as a Service". Paul is the global technical director for Google Cloud VMware Engine where he is leading the technical-sales go-to-market activities including cloud economics responsibilities focussing on VMware's multi-cloud & hyperscaler go-to-market execution.