Dr. Amr Awadallah serves as Advisor at Alphonso. He is a Co-Founder & served as Global Chief Technology Officer at Cloudera. He serves as Board Member at Rology. He was an entrepreneur-in-residence at Accel Partners. Prior to joining Accel, he served as vice president of product intelligence engineering at Yahoo! and ran one of the very first organizations to use Hadoop for data analysis and business intelligence. Amr joined Yahoo! after they acquired his first startup, VivaSmart, in July 2000. Amr holds a bachelor's and master's degree in electrical engineering from Cairo University, Egypt, and a doctorate in electrical engineering from Stanford University.