Avi Perez: Head of Backend Engineering
Hands-on leadership, Big Data, system architecture, SAAS cloud systems
- 30 min30 minutes
Avi Perez has over 20 years of experience in technology with over fifteen years as a leader of technical teams. Avi currently serves as the Head of Backend Engineering at Wix.com. He’s passionate about being a hands-on leader and believes that challenging developers while considering their personal growth produces better technology and customer value. Avi is passionate about large-scale Big Data, distributed system architecture, and multi-tenant SAAS cloud systems performance. Before Wix, Avi worked in leadership positions at organizations like Cellebrite, AppsFlyer, and NICE Systems. With love for mentorship and teaching, he also participated as a Teaching Assistant for students in their first year of the MBA Program at Tel Aviv University. Avi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from Technion Israel Institute of Technology and an MBA in Strategy and Entrepreneurship from Tel Aviv University.