Massimo Ferrari is Consulting Product Manager at Red Hat, responsible for developing strategic product direction for Ansible security automation as well as fostering its security partner ecosystem.
Prior to Red Hat, Massimo worked as industry analyst and consultant for over a decade, helping global organizations, including Fortune 1000 and Fortune Global 2000 companies.
He has directed numerous international projects, from infrastructure assessment to product and partner selection, supporting his customers in the transformation process from traditional IT to IT as a Service.
Massimo started his career in 1999 developing a strong technical background in IT security and had the chance to support all the major Italian TELCO in the development of their security infrastructures and policies.
During his career, Massimo held different IT management roles in enterprises-grade companies and achieved significant expertise in architecting and managing complex IT projects, including data center consolidation through virtualization technologies, organization-wide security assessments and private and hybrid cloud projects.
He is based in London.