CategoryTeam Updates
Date Published
September 10, 2021

Firemind Welcomes It’s New CTO Ajish Palakadan

For the past few weeks, we’ve had an exciting new starter here at Firemind, securing a significant position as Chief Technology Officer.

We are proud and excited to publicly announce Ajish Palakadan as Firemind’s new CTO.

Welcome Ajish 👋

This role is integral for our expansive future as we continue to evolve and grow as an AWS Advanced Partner. Having Ajish onboard will do nothing but catapult our momentum, driving home new technological solutions, differentiative packages and advancements in cloud technology.

Ajish has already begun revising internal and external processes, articulating our company vision into practical and manageable steps as well as organizing core departments for further success. His addition to the Firemind leadership team will ensure we act in a swift and collaborative manner towards all internal and client based goals.

“My immediate goal is to help position Firemind as the go-to AWS Partner for data, analytics and machine learning services.”

A closer look 💬

Whilst he’s at the start of his Firemind journey, Ajish is certainly no stranger to cloud technology and AWS.

He has over 12 years experience working within specialist technology companies, 7 of which focused solely within the cloud space. His digital scaling effectiveness and disciplined approach to cloud technology have advanced him through multiple roles in the past such as a Senior VP, Solutions Architect and Principal Engineer.

“I am very excited to have joined Firemind’s exceptionally talented team. My immediate goal is to help position Firemind as the go-to AWS Partner for data, analytic and machine learning services. With this goal is mind, we’ll be working even closer with the AWS data teams as well as relaying exciting products and solutions to our growing client base. I know that with this focus, we can look towards Premier status for Firemind in 2022, a very exciting prospect indeed.”

Aside from being a technology monk and lifelong practitioner of cloud advancements, Ajish enjoys a mixture of motorcycle racing and mountain biking in the UK. He’s also a keen adventurer, taking as many opportunities as possible to explore the lesser known and forgotten cultures around the world.

“Having Ajish join our team and manage our technology growth and direction will catapult us into 2022.”

Charlie Hudson

Managing Director

Would you like to join us?

We’re growing from strength to strength, expanding our diverse and specialised team to enable us to work faster, smarter and have more fun along the way!

Visit our Careers page for further details about the Firemind culture.


Mark Freeman - Digital Marketing Generalist