Alexis Richardson

Founder & CEO


Alexis is the CEO of Weaveworks and the chairman of the TOC for CNCF. Previously he was at Pivotal, as head of products for Spring, RabbitMQ, Redis, Apache Tomcat and vFabric. Alexis was responsible for resetting the product direction of Spring and transitioning the vFabric business from VMware. Alexis co-founded RabbitMQ, and was CEO of the Rabbit company acquired by VMware in 2010. Rumours persist that he co-founded several other companies including Cohesive Networks, after a career as a prop trader in fixed income derivatives, and a misspent youth studying and teaching mathematical logic.

GitOps Today

“GitOps Conversation Kit” Roundtable Day 1

GitOps Today: What is it and why you should care
Alexis Richardson (Weaveworks CEO) will reflect on the explosive response to GitOps since 2017, how it is defined, and what it has meant for the people who have started on their GitOps journey.