Executive Team

The company is comprised of highly skilled IT executives and technical staff from Fortune 100 companies with a vision for providing experience-based IT transformation, managed services, cloud migrations, optimizations, automation, operations, production support and application development. 

The executive team has known and worked together in Fortune 100 companies for more that 20 years with a reputation for delivering outcomes that always meet, and often exceed expectations.

We have onshore and offshore offices to drive cost efficiency to your company.

We have established methodologies and a proven track record for the disciplines in which we engage. The executive team has “been there and done that”, in IT but we’re constantly learning; we can help you avoid the challenges that come up during programs, projects, or outsourcing.

The metrics, measures and methodologies that we have developed are predictable, repeatable, and proven for achieving success.

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Sean Barker

Sean Barker

Chief Executive Officer

Sean C. Barker founded cloudEQ and serves as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Barker founded cloudEQ after a successful career as an entrepreneur and executive in fortune 100 companies. He as over twenty-five years of experience in IT and IT leadership in infrastructure, operations application development, SaaS, PaaS, and program management. Prior to founding cloudEQ he founded Omadas; a consulting firm with clients across the globe and served as the COO of Boardwalk Entertainment group where he holds a patent for a Mobile Replacement Dialogue Recording system. Prior to becoming and Entrepreneur he was the CTO and VP IT at Ingram Micro (NYSE:IM $40B revenue) and Director IT WellPoint health Networks/Anthem (NYSE: ANTM $100B revenue). He holds a B.A. in Business and an M.B.A. Finance and Marketing from American Intercontinental University.

G. Scott Barker

G. Scott Barker

Chief Operating Officer

Scott Barker joined cloudEQ in 2019 and serves as the Chief Operating Officer for cloudEQ. Mr Barker has been in IT for twenty years as an entrepreneur, and a leader in large companies throughout his career. Prior to joining cloudEQ was the COO of OMADAS LLC where he was responsible for all aspects of operations, financials and program/ project delivery. Prior to OMADAS LLC he worked for Amgen, IBM, Bank of America and WellPoint as a senior management delivery executive.
Thomas (Tom) Wierimaa CPA

Thomas (Tom) Wierimaa CPA

Chief Financial Officer

Tom Wierimaa joined CloudEQ in 2019 and serves as CloudEQ’s Chief Financial Officer. In his roll he is responsible for the financial health of CloudEQ. Tom is a seasoned finance professional with 25 years of experience with all manner of companies. Prior to cloudEQ Tom has worked with WorldCom, Level 3, and several private companies.

Tom served in multiple rolls from operational finance to managing acquisitions and the sale of the company. Tom has served as a CFO for over 10 years. Tom holds a B.A. in economics From Eastern Michigan University, an M.B.A. and a Masters in Accounting from Tulane University
Robert Golob

Robert Golob

Chief Legal Officer

Robert A. Golob is cloudEQ’s Chief Legal Officer reporting to Sean C. Barker, President and CEO. In this role, Robert serves as legal counsel and advisor to the board of directors and corporate officers, and is responsible for corporate governance, compliance, overall legal strategy, and company-wide legal affairs.

Robert has been advising and representing cloudEQ since its inception in 2019 on matters regarding corporate formation, development, financing, compliance, and corporate expansion into domestic and foreign markets. Prior to joining cloudEQ, he spent 10 years as the Managing Attorney at ROBERT A. GOLOB PC, a boutique law firm which represents small to mid-sized tech companies, manufacturers, and other organizations. He holds a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Michigan and a J.D. in International Business form Western Michigan University
Jason Mitchell

Jason Mitchell

Vice President of Operations

Jason joined CloudEQ in 2019 and serves as the Vice President of Operations. In this role Jason is responsible for all aspects of client operations including engineering, architecture and support processes and has a wide range of experience in infrastructure, performance optimizations, global transformational projects, M&A activities, outsourcing/insourcing, contract negotiations and project delivery.

Jason has over 25 years of executive IT experience in various Fortune 100 companies. Before joining CloudEQ, Jason was the VP, CIO of Universal Healthcare and prior to that was the VP of Infrastructure Operations for Wellcare Health Plans, Inc.
James (Jim) Forrest

James (Jim) Forrest

Vice President Managed Service

Vice President Managed Services
Jim joined cloudEQ in 2019 and serves as the Vice President of Managed Services. In this roll he is responsible for all aspects of client facing Managed Service engagements. Jim Forrest is a Technology Executive with 30+ years of experience at Fortune 500 companies. Prior to CloudEQ he was a consulting executive with Omadas and prior,
Jim was a Vice President and Managing Director for Atos (AEXAY €11Bin revenue) accountable for P&L and client delivery across Pharma, HealthCare Providers and Financial Services markets. Prior to joining ATOS, he was a Staff VP at WellPoint (NYSE: ANTM $100B revenue) engaged in IT operations and service delivery. Prior to WellPoint Jim was a Senior Director of Research and Development, Senior Director of IT Infrastructure and ultimately the CIO at Candle Corporation (Privately held ISV $500M revenue) prior to their acquisition by IBM.
Gurminder (Gerry) Singh

Gurminder (Gerry) Singh

Managing Director Software

Managing Director cloudEQ Software India
Gurminder (Gerry) Singh joined cloudEQ India in 2019 and serves as the Managing Director of cloudEQ Software India. Mr. Singh’s IT career spans 20 years as a leader, Enterprise Architect, Application Developer, and Entrepreneur. Prior to joining cloudEQ he led AppTree Technologies developing cloud, mobile as well as enterprise and global applications for large clients.

Prior to that he worked as a Software architect for several companies. Additionally, he is an expert in multiple programming languages and IT program / process delivery.
He holds a B.COM in Economy & Commerce and a M.C.A. in Computer Applications.