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At our core, we simplify and differentiate your business, empowering streamlined migration and focused cloud economics, and fueling measurable transformation through next-gen technology.

Cloud done differently

After capitalizing on the cloud, how do you truly transform your business? Our team of expert practitioners underscores the importance of the shift in cloud migration and transformation efforts, leveraging tailored offerings including Data as a Product (DaaP), AI and ML integration, and transitioning to microservices. These strategic moves amplify performance, yielding a remarkable four times value at scale.

Our story

Founded on the principles of cloud democratization and leveraging AWS services to meaningfully transform businesses, Rise and Shift was established by Chris Howe and Alok Magan. Their 15+ year relationship dates back to the initiation of a digital manufacturing platform at a global manufacturing conglomerate, culminating in their partnership on one of the largest cloud migrations in Amazon history. Leveraging their collective experience, deep skillsets, and expansive global networks, Chris and Alok are charting an unprecedented course of innovation in the AWS space through Rise and Shift.

Chris Howe

Alok Magan

Industry expertise

The Rise and Shift leadership team is made up of former AWS employees and industry experts hand-selected for their domain expertise across our core areas of focus. Rise and Shift offers combined decades of expertise in manufacturing, banking and financial services, life sciences, healthcare, insurance, and sustainability.

Are you ready to Rise and Shift?

Work with us to explore the possibilities to simplify, differentiate, and transform your business with AWS.