Sid Rao, GM, Amazon Chime, Amazon Web Services
Sid Rao is the General Manager of Amazon Chime. Amazon Chime is a unified communications service that provides online meetings, video conferencing, calling, and chat. The service powers millions of collaboration sessions around the world. Two years ago, Sid led the effort to deliver a unified communications service for AWS, after managing Amazon internal platform that serves over 350,000 employees and contractors. He has over 20 years of experience in real-time communication services and unified communications as a service. Prior to Amazon, Sid served as the Chief Technology Officer for a hosted telephony software developer. His specialties including hosted telephony and carrier services.