Aaron Klein is the Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer of CloudCheckr Inc. Aaron brings a deep knowledge of cloud architecture and over 20 years of managerial experience and vision to his role at CloudCheckr. He has held leading roles in diverse organizations ranging from small entrepreneurial startups, to multi-billion dollar enterprises.
Prior to founding CloudCheckr in 2011, Aaron founded and directed Brighton Global Assets, LLC, (BGA) a financial management company. Prior to BGA, Aaron directed trading and proprietary teams at the Royal Bank of Scotland, Barclays Bank, and other global banking institutions. Aaron has also authored a series of whitepapers around Amazon Web Services, its features, and its architecture. He is a regular contributor to Amazon Cloud Journal, DZone, DevOps.com, and other leading publications.
Aaron earned a J.D. from State University of New York at Buffalo and a B.A. from Brandeis University. Aaron currently serves on the Board at the Flaum Eye Institute at the University of Rochester Medical Center.