Andrew Aitken is the GM & Global Open Source Practice leader for Wipro Technologies. In this capacity he and his team are responsible for crafting and executing Wipro’s open source consulting, go-to-market and solutions strategy. Additionally, Andrew consults with selected Wipro clients on their open source strategies.
Mr. Aitken has served as an open source advisor to the White House and California Senate and as a guest lecturer at Stanford’s Entrepreneur program. He has been an investor, Board member and Advisor to multiple open source companies. He is currently on the Board of Linux Foundation Networking Project, the partner Advisory Board of Acquia and the Governance committee for FinOS. He is a past Board Member of OSEHRA, an initiative spearheaded by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to provide open source-based cost-effective healthcare solutions for veterans. He has personally worked with organizations such as Capital One, Microsoft, the U.S. Navy, and many startups, assisting them with developing their open source strategies.