Western Sydney University Launch Pad presents The Global Tech Leader Series featuring Ed Lenta, Managing Director of Amazon Web Services APAC
As part of Launch Pad’s focus to transform Western Sydney to an innovation-driven future, we are bringing a host of successful Global Tech Leaders to Sydney’s West to share their stories.
Ed Lenta is a 7 year veteran of Amazon Web Services (AWS). As Managing Director of APAC, Ed is responsible for operations and growth for the 20 countries in the region.
At this event, Ed shared with us his personal journey and approach to the technology sector, advice and tips for startups and practical strategies for government and large organizations to approach the cloud, AI, and other technology changes presenting new opportunities, and new challenges.
Amazon is famous for running lean and efficiently, even at hyperscale. Ed shared the practical steps used to function like a startup, and maintain a fast pace of innovation and flexibility while operating with more than 600,000 employees worldwide.