Chris Van Wesep is responsible for marketing the Microsoft cloud and datacenter management products within the System Center portfolio. He has been with Microsoft Corporation for over 11 years serving in a variety of roles across the server businesses. Prior to this position, Chris worked as the marketing lead for Windows Server in the United States subsidiary where he was responsible for all aspects of marketing and sales enablement for the product. He began his career at Microsoft Corporation as the worldwide Finance Manager for the Windows Server business, evaluating product and channel strategies as well as potential acquisitions and partnerships. Chris holds a Bachelor of Science from Purdue University and an MBA from the University of Michigan. Originally from Michigan, Chris now lives in Seattle with his wife and two children.