As President of Cloud 9 Infosystems for over a decade, Sonal Malavia is responsible for Cloud 9’s business and thought leadership in cloud networking. Armed with a unique approach to entrepreneurship and leadership, Sonal has led the transformation of this small company into a global company. Her success has been achieved with her blend of strategic, creative, and leadership skills, as well as her ability to deliver expansive organizational goals with scarce resources. She has spent years driving organizations’ marketing strategies to reach many customers and generating business revenue. Cloud 9 Infosystems is also the recipient of many prestigious awards from Microsoft. She is member of many women organizations including WIC and WIT. Sonal holds a Bachelor’s degree in Science and brings her expertise of healthcare to cloud businesses. Practicing yoga and meditation has given her deeper meaning of empathy, love and respect in life. When she’s not online, she can be found doing yoga on sandy beaches while her kids are soaking in blue waters. She believes in the famous quote “Diversity is a mix and Inclusion is making the mix work”.