Robert E Stroud CGEIT CRISC
Chief Product Officer XebiaLabs & Past International Chairman of the Board and Director, ISACA & ITGI
Globally recognized speaker, thought leader and author, Robert is the chief product officer at XebiaLabs where he is accountable for the product strategy and development of the industry leading XebiaLabs DevOps Platform, delivering continuous delivery and release automation solution.
Prior to XebiaLabs, Robert served as the principal analyst on the I&O team at Forrester Research, where he is responsible for leading the DevOps research agenda and the Modern Service Delivery Playbook. His thought leading research guides organizations to compete and thrive as they execute their business transformations.
Robert spent more than 15 years in multiple roles at CA Technologies in business applications, product management, and product strategy. Demonstrating the ability to predict changing trends in the domains of cloud computing, DevOps, service assurance, cybersecurity, governance, and risk.
A past chairman of the ISACA board of directors, Robert has contributed to multiple framework and standards publications, including COBIT, Risk IT, Val IT and multiple ISO standards.
Prior to his relocation to North America, he spent more than 15 years in the finance industry, successfully managing multiple initiatives in both the technology and retail banking sectors related to infrastructure rationalization, security, service management, and governance.