Adrian De Luca

Head of Solution Architecture, Partners & Ecosystems Asia Pacific @ Amazon Web Services

As the head of Solution Architecture for Partners and Ecosystems in Asia Pacific, Adrian leads a regional practice of technology specialists that drive architectural best practices

for AWS Cloud Platform.   The team is responsible for working with technology and consulting partners across the region building reference architectures for their software, optimising solutions to take advantage of the cloud, building AWS Quick Start deployments and making applications easy to consume via the AWS Marketplace.

In addition, Adrian is responsible for deepening AWS’ understanding of the unique customer and market needs in Asia Pacific and providing input to enhance the roadmap and development of the AWS Platform. By combining the insight of economic and technological trends, De Luca works closely with partners to develop solution offerings that are innovative and relevant in the region.

De Luca brings 20 years of experience in information technology to AWS. Prior to this role, he was the Chief Technology Officer and Senior Director of Pre-Sales at Hitachi Data Systems where responsible for directing the technical pre-sales capability. He was also the co-founder of AirActive, a digital marketplace for fitness and wellness activities.

De Luca has worked actively with industry bodies such as the Storage Networking Industry Association (SNIA), advised the Australian Government on Cloud policy and participates in a number of start-up associations. He is also a popular keynote speaker presenting at major industry events around Asia Pacific and has written a number of business and technology white papers and co-authored the books.