Cloudaction is a cloud solutions firm focused on strategic consulting, implementation, managed services, integration, and innovation. Our pure-play focus spans ITSM in the Cloud (Remedyforce, ServiceNow), Salesforce (Sales Cloud, Service Cloud), Cloud Coach, Cloudbyz, and custom Salesforce solutions. Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma U.S.A. and with a global delivery center in Pune, India, we are a global company serve customers in the Americas, Europe, South Asia, and Australia. Cloudaction delivers exceptional results, on time and on budget.
Meet Our Team
James Ivy – CEO
James is the CEO and executive advisor of Cloudaction. He has more than 30 years of IT consulting experience and holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting and finance from Oklahoma State University.
Samir Kumar – President
Samir is the President and Co-Founder of Cloudaction. In this role, Samir is responsible for growing the business, client satisfaction, global profitability, and establishing Cloudaction as the market’s leading cloud consulting company globally. Samir led the transformation of Stonebridge’s BSM business line into the pure-play cloud advisory and technical services company Cloudaction. Joining Stonebridge in 2009, he started the company’s BSM business and quickly grew the unit into a multi-million-dollar consulting business. Prior to joining Stonebridge, Samir was eight years at IBM Global Services and five years at Tata Consulting Services, serving in various locales in the United States, Japan, Australia, and India. He earned a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from India’s premier technical institute, the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT).
Harendra Thatola – Global Delivery Director
Harendra is Cloudaction’s Global Delivery Director. In this role, Harendra is responsible for defining, building, and continually improving the Cloudaction delivery model. He has direct responsibility for staffing, developing, and growing the company’s offshore consulting team. Prior to joining Stonebridge, Harendra was 10 years at IBM Global Services and also worked at GE, AMSYS, and CMC. He earned a master’s degree in mathematics from Kumaun University and a master’s in computer science from Birla Institute of Applied Sciences.
Binay Kumar – Country Head, India
Binay is the Country Head for Cloudaction India. Based in our offices in Pune, Binay is directly responsible for all business leadership activities for Cloudaction’s India operations, including overseeing sales and client relationship management, managing country-specific revenue portfolio, and partner and vendor management. Prior to joining Cloudaction, he held management positions at several technology services companies. Binay earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science at the University of Pune and completed advanced business management studies at the Indian Institute of Modern Management.
Ange Hall – Talent Acquisition Manager
Ange is Cloudaction’s Talent Acquisition Manager. In this role, Ange is responsible for identifying, sourcing, recruiting and retaining talent for Cloudaction. With more than 25 years of professional business experience, she has a broad range of Human Resource experience in a variety of roles and supporting diverse industries including high technology, oil & gas, communications, healthcare and government contractors.
Craig Dees – Marketing
Craig is responsible for marketing and communications for Cloudaction. Craig has more than 30 years’ experience in marketing communications. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Middle Tennessee State University. Craig also holds a graduate marketing certificate from the Cox School of Business at Southern Methodist University and the Accredited in Public Relations (APR) professional certification.