Mitchell AshleyMitchell Ashley is a renowned strategist and technology executive. Mitchell has led successful IT, SaaS, and cybersecurity transformations. He’s led multiple teams in developing and bringing to market successful online services, cybersecurity, and networking products and services.
Mitch serves as CEO & Managing Analyst of Accelerated Strategies Group where he leads a team of preeminent experts in digital transformation, DevOps, cloud-native, and cybersecurity. In this role, Mitch works with companies to align digital transformation and technology strategies to achieve disruptive goals and high impact results. Mitch is in high demand as a speaker at conferences the world over, and his popular DevOps Chats podcast engaging with digital leaders is one of the most widely followed in the field.
An early proponent of cloud and DevOps, Mitch began his career as a developer, DBA, and data modeler of large scale, high-performance applications at some of the world’s largest telecom and financial industry organizations. Mitchell’s success led to a progression of CTO, CIO, and CEO leadership roles across multiple vendors and IT organizations in both public as well as venture-backed companies. Some of the companies Mitch helped succeed are Kyrio, Cablelabs, StillSecure, Vozle, The CISO Group, Jato Communications, and BoldTech Systems.