Worldwide Technical Leader, Media & Entertainment,
Amazon Web Services
Usman Shakeel is the Worldwide Technical Leader for Media and Entertainment at Amazon Web Services. In his current role, Usman is responsible for building AWS’s technical strategy for M&E Solutions. Usman also assists media customers globally by providing architectural guidance and design recommendations for leveraging cloud-based services, tools and techniques. Usman has been with AWS for eight years and has been involved in several largescale projects involving lift and shift as well as new implementations of media workflows on AWS for some of the major Hollywood Studios. Usman has a master’s degree in Computational Geometry and over 20 years of IT experience working with various organizations in software development, research and development around computer visualization as well as software and cloud architecture.