Rhommel has an international career of almost two decades in roles that include but are not limited to DevOps, Site Reliability Engineering (SRE), and leadership in startups and mid-size enterprises.

He is an Engineering Manager at Cloudflare, leading Observability (o11y) and APACs Edge SRE team.

Previously, he was the Head of Site Reliability Engineering at Apptio, one of the fastest-growing enterprise SaaS companies, leading and growing a high performant remote and distributed organisation of more than 40 engineers.

His achievements include development and execution of the strategy that led the migration of 70% of their customers to the cloud and transforming their operational model to adopt Site Reliability practices across all product lines. He also influenced executive leadership in the adoption of cascading goals to provide focus and direction to the whole company.

On his role, he was also a key advisor during key M&A, providing assessments and guidance to the senior leadership.

Rhommel’s work and leadership helped transform Apptio’s culture and technology stack to accelerate product development reducing time to market of new capabilities.

On this spare time, Rhommel is also an Angel Investor at Sydney Angels, empowering Australian founders who aspire to build great businesses in the SaaS and Healthcare spaces.