From CIO to CEO: Yvonne Wassenaar discusses the future of technology

Brief article descriptor: In this Q&A, Airware CEO Yvonne Wassenaar shares insight into her transition from CIO to CEO, how her IT skills have translated into her new role and what advice she would offer CIOs looking to partner closer with business leaders.
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Ross founded MuleSoft in 2006 on the idea that connecting applications should be easy, building on the open source Mule project he created three years earlier. He is responsible for MuleSoft's product strategy, open source leadership, engineering alignment and direct engagement with customers.

Prior to MuleSoft, Ross was Chief Executive Officer of SymphonySoft Limited, an EU-based company providing services and support for large-scale integration projects. Previously, Ross was Lead Architect for RaboBank and played a key role in developing one of the first large-scale ESB implementations in 2002. He has also worked with NatWest Bank, Credit Suisse and UBS.

Ross holds a B.S. (Hons) in Computer Science from Bristol, U.K.

The opinions expressed in this blog are those of Ross Mason and do not necessarily represent those of IDG Communications, Inc., its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies.