Keith Angell has been a C-Level executive and/or Board Director at 12 VC/PE backed, high growth tech companies (3 IPO, 5 Acq). As CEO of Pythian Services, Keith directs the leading cloud, data, and analytics global company; Pythian is a premier Google partner with 7 Specializations in cloud migration, data management, and analytics. Most recently, Angell was a Director for Pythian and an Executive Partner for Mill Point Capital. Previously, as CEO of Velocity Technology (Silver Lake company), Keith directed the leading global cloud managed services company, specializing in moving complex enterprise IT/ERP+ to the hybrid cloud. Keith is an experienced CEO, Board Director, and Leader who focuses on optimizing enterprise value for customers, employees and stakeholders.
Prior to Pythian and Velocity, Keith was President, Global Services at Virtustream, where he was responsible for Cloud Managed and Professional Services. Virtustream was acquired by EMC in 2015. Before Virtustream, Keith spent 9 years as an executive in IBM’s Global Cloud & Technology Services, including Vice President, Cloud Managed Services, and Chief Revenue Officer at SoftLayer. Angell managed much of IBM’s services portfolio and had key technology experiences in cloud, mobility, analytics, and networking. Keith held executive positions in the US & Europe, including business development, M&A, sales, & product offering activities.
Before IBM, Keith held CEO, COO, President, SVP of Operations & Sales roles at 4 software/services & consulting firms. He started his career in the management development program at Exxon Corp. Keith holds BS Engineering magna cum laude (Duke), MS Engineering (Northeastern) & MBA Finance (LSU) degrees as well as two patents. Keith spends his down time with family & friends and is generally found adventuring & sporting in the great outdoors!