Khachik is a highly accomplished technology driver and change agent with leadership success. He is currently a Director of Engineering at VMWare, heading engineering teams working on market leader enterprise products in the Cloud Operations Management sphere. He is as well holding a seat on the board of UATE (Union of Advanced Technology Enterprises). Prior to VMware, he had been holding top leadership positions in multiple companies starting from Instigate, where he was the VP of Engineering and ending up with companies co-founded by himself like inLOBBY. He is very passionate about software quality having a unique view of its methodologies and his mantra is "Quality is built-in and not addon!".