Brian Ott

Vice President and General Manager, Managed Cloud Controls

Brian Ott is a technology executive with nearly 40 years’ experience, currently serving as Vice President and General Manager of Managed Cloud Controls for Cloud Technology Partners (CTP), a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company. In this capacity, Ott leads a business unit responsible for helping enterprises deal with key areas of the cloud around security, compliance, and cost management and optimization.

Since he joined CTP in 2013, Ott has worked on cloud-related initiatives with a wide variety of clients, including international conglomerates and top-tier cloud service providers. He has provided advice and guidance about regulatory and compliance needs in the public cloud as well as hands-on managed services to assist with continuous compliance and cost controls.

Ott has expertise in financial services, having worked for two banks and led the global banking practices at IBM, and he has experience in the public sector from his years as CTO at Unisys. He writes extensively on security and compliance in the public cloud for The Doppler, CTP’s quarterly thought leadership publication.

Prior to joining CTP, Ott held leadership roles in executive management and IT at his own company, IT Management Advisors LLC, along with Unisys, Bearingpoint (KPMG), IBM Global Services, Barnett and Society Banks and TRW.