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About NorthBay Solutions

Founded in 2007, NorthBay Solutions is AWS Premier Consulting Partner with deep expertise in cloud migration, application and data modernization, and data analytics initiatives. Our global team of more than 350 onshore/offshore AWS-certified solutions architects, cloud engineers, and cloud developers working with customers across industries and geographies.

In addition to taking on ownership for strategic projects and providing managed services, we offer on-demand access to senior-level technology leaders and have highly skilled developers available for short and long-term staff augmentation. Our world-renowned JAM sessions are unique, no-cost, two-week immersive workshops where clients work hand-in-hand with architects and engineers to design and develop an AWS instance.


NorthBay is proud to have earned the following AWS competencies through technical proficiency and proven customer success

AWS Consulting Partner Award of the year 2021
AWS Consulting Partner Award of the year 2021Asia Emerging Markets
AWS Best Education Solution Award of the year 2020
AWS Best Education Solution Award of the year 2020AWS Partner Network - Premier Consulting Partner

Our Team

Riz Virk
Riz VirkBoard member & Co-founder
Riz Virk is a co-founder, angel investor, board member, mentor, bestselling author, and indie film producer. His areas of speciality include Entrepreneurship, Venture Capital, Social and Mobile Gaming, Online Advertising, Blockchain, New Media, Indie Film-making, Zen Meditation, Writing/Publishing, Creativity & Innovation.
Brian Barker
Brian BarkerBoard member & Co-founder
Brian Barker has over 25 years of experience in the computer software business. Prior to his stint as NorthBay’s CEO through 2018, he was a Director at EMC Corp. He also served stints as CEO of Cambridge Technology Vision, an M&A SaaS vendor acquired by Intralinks and was President of ClearSpring Technologies, an event driven management software
Irfan Virk
Irfan VirkCEO & Co-founder
Irfan leads NorthBay’s global organization. Irfan has a rich, successful entrepreneurial history of leading organizations. Irfan’s experiences include positions at Accenture as well as numerous leadership positions for organizations he has co-founded including CambridgeDocs and GameView Studios.
John Flavin
John FlavinSenior Vice President
John is responsible for leading the strategic growth of NorthBay Solutions. Amongst various executive and senior position