Arvind Krishna is the Chairman and CEO of IBM. As a business leader and technologist, he has built new markets for IBM in AI, cloud, quantum computing, and blockchain and has played a key role in the development of innovative IBM products and solutions. Over his 30-year IBM career, Arvind led many bold transformations. He led the $34 billion acquisition of Red Hat, the largest software acquisition that has defined the hybrid cloud market. He previously was SVP of Cloud and Cognitive Software.