As Senior Director for Cloud and Enterprise Engineering China, Microsoft Asia-Pacific Research and Development Group, Gebi Liang is leading a team that is dedicated to enable Linux & FreeBSD on Azure for Microsoft global market & customers. Meanwhile, Liang is in charge of China Cloud Innovation Center (CCIC), which is dedicated to help governments, partners and customers in China to embark on the journey to the Cloud. CCIC consists of a customer advisory team providing local customers and partners with technical guidance in adopting cloud solutions and an engineering team delivering the last mile innovation for China market. Prior to joining Microsoft, Gebi was a 15-year veteran of Intel and held several key technical and leadership roles in the US & China. Gebi holds a Master degree in Computer Science from the College of William and Mary.