Executive VP and President of Global Sales and Marketing
Alex Pinchev is Executive Vice President of Rackspace and President of Global Sales and Marketing. He oversees Rackspace’s sales and marketing organizations and is responsible for driving the company’s growth as the leader in managed cloud services.
Alex brings more than 30 years of technology industry experience to Rackspace. From 2003 to 2012, he led sales, services and marketing at Red Hat, and helped increase the company’s revenue tenfold to more than $1 billion. While at Red Hat, Alex built key relationships with many Fortune 1000 companies and launched a global partner network with major original equipment manufacturers, value-added resellers, independent software vendors and system integrators.
After leaving Red Hat, Alex served as President and CEO of Acronis, a leader in data protection and disaster recovery software. He was most recently CEO of Capri Ventures, which helps tech companies develop go-to-market strategies, sales scalability and business modeling to accelerate growth.
Alex holds a master’s degree in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science from University ITMO in St. Petersburg, Russia.