Robert Jacobi
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Robert Jacobi ran 3.5% of the internet. With 20 years experience as an open source executive (President Joomla), entrepreneur, and evangelist, Robert today leads Cloudways' WordPress group as Director of WordPress.

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.

Robert loves his two and four legged family, as well as preparing all sort of meals, ask him about his annual marinara weekend.
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Apr 2021 - Present

Director, WordPress, Cloudways

Apr 2021 - Present

Board of Directors, Treasurer, Big Orange Heart

Jun 2017 - Jan 2019

Executive Vice President, Perfect Dashboard (acquired by WP Engine)

Mar 2017 - Mar 2018

President, Joomla!