Florida Power & Light (FPL)
IT Group Manager
Amit Grover is an IT Group Manager with NextEra / FPL and leads the Public Cloud initiative for the enterprise. He and his team(s) have been responsible for successfully architecting, building and implementing the cloud environment on AWS. The environment enables IaaS, PaaS, DaaS and SaaS services for consumption across the company. His team(s) are also responsible for migrating over 40% of the application portfolio to cloud using both ‘Lift & Shift’ and Re-Factor models. Prior to running the cloud effort Amit managed the solution architecture team and closely worked with other IT teams to implement the Automated Metering Infrastructure for FPL.
Before joining NextEra Amit worked for Lufthansa German Airlines in India and lead the effort there to build their datacenter near New Delhi that processed worldwide reservations on the Amadeus system. Amit has a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and a Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications from University of Delhi. Amit resides in Miami and is an avid golfer, he loves outdoor activities, is a recreational Pilot flying single engine Cessna’s and is a certified scuba diver.