Brad Drysdale

APAC Chief Techology Officer / Mulesoft

As the Chief Technology Office for MuleSoft in the APAC region, Brad helps customers understand the value of API-led Connectivity in helping customers change the IT operating model to align better with fast pace digital transformation initiatives within the business.

Prior to MuleSoft, Brad was Global Technical Director for Kaazing, a software company enhancing the way business and customers communicate across the Web using the new HTML5 WebSocket standard.

Before joining Kaazing, Brad was Technical Director for Azul Systems in EMEA, working with large customers to realise the benefits of virtualised, high-scale, network-attached Java computing. Brad also was the EMEA technical evangelist for Azul and spoke at several Java developer and industry analyst events.

Prior to Azul, Brad managed a team of pre-sales professionals at BEA Systems in Australia, and was also the company's technical spokesperson, spending a lot of time with customers, industry analysts and at marketing events extolling the virtues of J2EE, SOA and standards-based infrastructure.

Brad has also worked at Openwave and Netscape Communications in various pre-sales and technical evangelist roles. He is a proficient speaker and tries his best to describe new and revolutionary technologies in a way easily understandable by audiences ranging from very technical to more business focused