AWS Sales & Marketing exec leaving

Adam Selipsky has been with the cloud giant since the beginning

Exiting the computing business
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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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