AWS Sales & Marketing exec leaving

Adam Selipsky has been with the cloud giant since the beginning

Exiting the computing business

Multiple media reports today indicate that Amazon Web Service’s vice president of marketing, sales and support Adam Selipsky is leaving the company, marking a high-profile executive change at the leading public IaaS cloud vendor.

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Selipsky was one of two senior executives in place since the launch of AWS in 2005, according to his LinkedIn profile. AWS now operates at about a $10 billion annualized revenue run rate.

Selipsky describes his duties as being a COO role – chief operating officer. He reports directly to AWS CEO Andy Jassy. It’s unclear where Selipsky next destination will be be.

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