Chief Operating Officer, IT
In April 2014, Chris Drumgoole was named COO of GE Company's Cloud Division. Now he is driving GE's cloud transformation initiative along with GE's CIO Jamie Miller. Drumgoole is a longtime cloud expert and pioneer who most recently held the position of SVP, Global Operations and COO, Verizon Terremark, responsible for all global operations of the Terremark services portfolio, including data center operations, service delivery, and product lifecycle management. Drumgoole was working as SVP, Engineering and Product Development at Terremark Worldwide when it was announced that Verizon would buy the IT services company. Drumgoole honed his cloud expertise in his years at Terremark, which claims to be one of the largest public clouds offering managed hosting, colocation, disaster recovery, data storage and cloud computing.