Abdul Razack, a former SAP Chief Product Officer, has been hired by Google Cloud for a senior executive role with its solutions engineering team.
The No. 3 cloud provider hired Razack as Vice President of Technology Solutions, a newly created position. Based out of Sunnyvale, California, Razack will be responsible for the solutions strategy of Google Cloud across its seven solution pillars, from application modernization, to infrastructure, to data analytics and cloud artificial intelligence (AI).
The role of Razack will also be centered on driving the application of the solutions among customer engineers and sellers helping customers digitally transform.
“My goal is to help Google Cloud customers unlock significant value from our solutions, bringing resiliency and scale to businesses in these uncertain times, and also helping them build a technology foundation for their future,” Razack said in a statement. “I’m truly excited about the opportunity to leverage Google’s technology to develop open, flexible solutions that serve our customers’ most critical needs.”
Abdul Razack will be reporting to Hamidou Dia, Google Cloud’s Vice President and Global Head of Solutions Engineering, who reports to Robert Enslin, Google Cloud’s President of Global Customer Operations.
The newly-hired Google Cloud’s Vice President of Technology Solutions is a technology leader known for his strategic vision and engineering expertise. He has more than 25 years of experience in enterprise technology, according to Google Cloud.
“Abdul brings a wealth of engineering and innovation experience to the role,” Enslin said in a statement. “He will be instrumental in defining our cloud solutions and furthering our engineering capabilities as we work hand in hand with customers to help them solve their trickiest business challenges.”