Robert Jacobi is a white male with short brown hair, full beard, and handlebar mustache.

Robert Jacobi (He/Him)

Director, WordPress


United States

About Robert Jacobi

Robert Jacobi ran 3.5% of the internet and today leads the WordPress business unit at Cloudways, a multi-cloud managed application as a service platform that lets users choose where they want their website to be hosted from a variety of options, including DigitalOcean, Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud, Vultr, and Linode.

With 20 years experience as an open source executive, entrepreneur, and evangelist, Robert has worked with Fortune 500 companies through startups as a Global Strategist and Solution Ambassador to increase revenue and market awareness.

Robert is an international, well known, and respected speaker/contributor to open source, hosting, and infrastructure communities. He has served in multiple roles with Joomla, member of Make WordPress Hosting, contributor to ICANN At-Large, and former Chair for the Technical Outreach Working Group of the Internet Infrastructure Coalition.