Peter Fitzgibbon joined Rackspace in 2017 as vice president and general manager of the company's VMware practice. He has more than 13 years of experience in the technology industry. Originally from Cork, Ireland, Peter spent 10 years in New York City and is now based in San Antonio.
Since Peter arrived at Rackspace, he has focused on expanding the company’s product offerings, namely launching Rackspace Private Cloud powered by VMware, and adding operational rigor and discipline as the business goes through a major acquisition and expansion. Peter’s experience as a consultant has also brought a new perspective to the business, where he has assisted his team in identifying market opportunities, growth areas and efficiency plays.
Peter has also led a number of high profile engagements, primarily focused on the public sector, while working across a number of technology stacks. He’s also concentrated on delivering customer outcomes and value for clients.
Before joining Rackspace, Peter spent more than a decade at Accenture, beginning as a consultant and analyst and rising to become managing director. While there, he successfully drove down costs while increasing quality by leveraging off-shore deliveries, sharing services for PMO and testing as well as private cloud services for performance testing.
Peter grew up working in a family bar and restaurant, and as a result, he spends his spare time cooking, spending time with family and enjoying all things Texan.