Sven Akerman Jr.
Chief Technology Officer, Director, Cloud Services
As the Chief Technology Officer and Director of Cloud Services, Sven has a focus on Enterprise Architecture approaches, ensuring Alliance's solution and cloud architecture and information security is aligned with the company’s business strategy, business operating model and IT strategy. All while satisfying all customer needs and requirements. Sven leads the technology direction of Alliance including the strategy for global technology proliferation in terms of platforms, partnerships and external relationships as well as building and managing the technology teams to support rapid growth and respond to customer needs. Sven is responsible for software architecture, information security, product development, hosting and managed services, emerging products evolution, quality engineering and management of the Company’s software development lifecycle.
Prior to joining Alliance in September 2009, Sven was the Chief Architect for Outlook Insight, LLC. Sven’s background includes technology evangelism and enterprise-scale solution architecture, as well as managing and delivering statewide technical solutions for public and private sector organizations in Oregon and Washington State. Sven’s education includes studies in Computer Science and Software Engineering at Washington State University and over 20 years of technical consulting experience.