Google: Google Cloud announces Oliver Parker as head of new GTM team

Jan 16, 2024 | Posted by Abdul-Rahman Oladimeji

Google Cloud recently announced that former Okta executive Oliver Parker has now been recruited by the company to lead a newly formed go-to-market (GTM) organization. Parker will now become the VP of AI to report directly to Google Cloud’s president of GTM, Adaire Fox-Martin.

Parker wrote on LinkedIn, “I am thrilled to rejoin Google Cloud to lead the newly formed AI GTM organization. Cloud computing fundamentally reshaped how organizations leverage technology for their digital transformations, and generative AI presents the next significant advancement. It has the potential to materially revolutionize businesses. At Google Cloud, we are determined to seize this opportunity and empower our customers and partners to unlock new efficiencies, create groundbreaking solutions, and redefine what’s possible.”

This new GTM team will provide sales support and technical resources to help customers broaden their use of Google Cloud’s AI offerings, including the likes of  Vertex AI and its associated platform offerings such as Model Garden, Doc AI, Context Center AI.