Ben Kepes is a technology evangelist, investor, commentator and business adviser. His business interests include a diverse range of industries from manufacturing to property to technology. As a technology commentator in traditional media and extensively online, Ben covers the convergence of technology, mobile, ubiquity and agility, all enabled by the Cloud. Areas of interest extend to enterprise software, software integration, financial / accounting software, platforms and infrastructure, as well as articulating technology simply for everyday users. As a globally recognized subject matter expert and influential technology thinker, his commentary has been published on ReadWriteWeb, GigaOm, The Guardian and other publications. Ben is an active member of the Clouderati, a global group of Cloud thought leaders, and speaks at conferences and events around the world. He has strong opinions as to what IT needs to do to be an enabler for business transformation.