Karl Elad has 20+ years of engineering and technical leadership experience. Karl holds an Information Technology undergraduate degree from UMUC, an MBA from Georgia Tech and he is a CCIE emeritus. Karl has been with Google for almost 4 years as a TPM leader in Google Technical Infrastructure and Cloud teams. During this time Karl and his team landed various software engineering and network engineering programs. This includes areas in the Google Technical Infrastructure such as the Google B2 backbone and Cloud networking products such as GKE/Anthos Networking. Prior to joining Google, Karl’s professional experience includes being an Engineering director and for two Satellite Operators (ViaSat and Intelsat) as well as an Architect and a consultant with ThruPoint. Earlier in his Career Karl also worked as an Engineer in Sprint and AT&T Managed services.