Vice President, Product and Strategy, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure
Kash Iftikhar is vice president of product and strategy for Oracle Cloud Infrastructure. He is responsible for Oracle’s infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) go-to-market strategy and execution.
Iftikhar brings extensive management expertise to Oracle. Prior to joining the company, he led product strategy, business development, and sales at PLUMgrid, a software-defined networking startup that was acquired in 2016 by VMware. Previously, Iftikhar led the Dell network business for North America and also held executive management positions at Force10 Networks and Cisco, where he led the aggressive growth of the business. He has also helped design large data centers and enterprise networking environments for Fortune 500 companies.
Iftikhar holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business. He also holds an MS degree in computer engineering from Purdue University in Indiana.