Adam Selipsky

CEO, AWS

Adam Selipsky

Speaker Bio


Adam Selipsky is the incomingCEO of Amazon Web Services (AWS), the world’s most comprehensive and broadly adopted cloud platform. Having previously led AWS marketing, sales, and support for 11 years, from 2005-2016, Selipsky helped launch and grow AWS from a start-up into a multi-billion dollar business. Prior to rejoining AWS in 2021, Selipsky was most recently President and CEO of Tableau Software. He led Tableau through its acquisition by Salesforce, in what was the third largest software industry acquisition at the time. Selipsky has also held various leadership roles at RealNetworks, and before that was a Principal at strategy consulting firm, Mercer Management Consulting. He has an AB in government from Harvard University and an MBA from Harvard