The cloud makes it possible to reach a global audience and capture the various markets in an instant, without necessarily having any infrastructure in those countries

John Kaehne

Head of Business Development at Amazon Web Services

John is an experienced business transformation and information technology executive with more than 25 years experience across a wide range of industries.

John is passionate about using business and technology innovation to unlock enterprise value. Prior to joining AWS, Jon was a Managing Director at Accenture, and during his 27 year career held numerous leadership positions including Managing Director, Corporate Risk & Quality for Accenture’s Products Industry Group in Asia-Pacific, Australia/New Zealand Managing Director of Accenture’s Products Operating Group, Asia-Pacific Industry Leadership (Automotive, Consumer Goods & Services), Geographic Leadership (Products South East Asia & Korea, Australian Leadership Team), and was a founding member of Accenture’s Global Corporate Citizenship Council. Jon joined Accenture in 1989 and became a Partner in 2000.

During his Accenture career he shaped and led large-scale business transformation and IT projects for clients in the automotive, consumer goods & services, industrial equipment and transportation industries.