Guy Hussussian joined Columbia Care in 2018 as Chief Data Officer. He brings with him more than 20 years of Engineering, IT and Operations leadership experience. Prior to Columbia Care, Guy was responsible for Cloud Infrastructure Engineering and Operations groups at IBM where he was tasked with deploying and running IBM-Aspera High Speed Transfer Service. Prior to IBM, Guy built and ran Automation and Site Reliability Engineering teams for VMware's Infrastructure as a Service offering; VCloud Air. Guy started his career as a Software Engineer in healthcare, then transitioned to run Global IT for Workshare, a document security software company. He brought Agile Engineering to VMware IT services before his work in public cloud infrastructure. His experience in secure engineering, operational compliance and high scale distributed services is what is needed to govern the data systems that are used to run Columbia Care operations and drive R&D.