Viral Patel

Viral Patel is a Cloud Services Engineer who specializes in Amazon Web Services.

As a part of AHEAD’s cloud team, Viral focuses on cost optimization and security within AWS environments. With a passion for solving complex problems, Viral helps clients build transformative and scalable solutions that drive real business value. He works with clients to address pain points on the operations side of running cloud environments and helps develop and deploy solutions to alleviate problems. He prides himself on delivering reliable, easy to use, scalable, and autonomous solutions.

Areas of Expertise

AWS Certified Developer - Associate
AWS Certified Solutions Architect - Associate
AWS Certified SysOps Administrator - Associate
Cost Optimization and Security
Cloud Automation


University of Illinois at Chicago
Bachelor of Science, Electrical Engineering