meet our team

Better Together

Everything we do at Alternis IT is based on partnership. We pursue relationships not transactions. The result is a thriving community of entrepreneurs and professionals who value integrity and transparency in their business endeavors.

Our client partners trust us not only for how we run their technologies but for how we operate our own business. Alternis IT uses a contemporary, virtual business model with a distributed team of local and national technology professionals at-the-ready 24/7. As an IT brokerage, our network of vendor partners is top-tier, diverse, and multilingual and dedicated to creating human-focused solutions right-sized to your needs.

Since launching in Silicon Valley in 2013, we’ve grown to serve more than 25 cities across the US. Over the years, we’ve refined our processes and learned how to best serve growth-minded ventures like yours. Now, we’re a full-service, global IT company maintaining mission-critical data and systems for a variety of verticals. From CPAs and healthcare organizations to law firms and corporations of every stripe, we are a leading provider of IT and cybersecurity services to small and midsize businesses all over the world.

As technologies evolve, so do we and as our partner, so will your business.

Grow with us!

art katch, founder & ceo

Founder and CEO Art Katch is your on-demand Chief Technology Officer. Based in Silicon Valley, Katch launched Alternis IT as a means of leveraging cloud-based IT solutions to small and mid-size businesses like his own. Originally from Tehran, Katch is a graduate from Silliman University, a Philippines-based private research university, and the Tehran Institute of Technology where he obtained his BS in computer science and an E-MBA in strategic planning, respectively.

FERNANDO DE LEON, Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Dedicated to helping businesses benefit from cloud computing, De Leon was among the first Bay Area salespeople to promote cloud environments for business. 20 years on, he’s an industry expert in managed, network, and security services. De Leon hosts the popular IT Pro Podcast and maintains a passion for reducing clients’ IT operational expenses.

DAEDALUS HOWELL, Brand Director

With extensive experience in digital, broadcast and print media, Howell has brought voice to the visions driving a variety of high-profile technology and consumer packaged goods companies. From journalism and branded content to ventures in entertainment, Howell is an expert storyteller.

GREG MORA, Vice President of Security and Operations

With two decades of cybersecurity expertise, Mora has had hands-on experience with the security needs of thousands of organizations. Among other cybersecurity measures, Mora seeks to stem rising tied of client ransomware infections by implementing Endpoint Detection and Response protocols as well as artificial intelligence-based antivirus applications.

PETER MU, Chartered Financial Consultant™

As a fiduciary adviser and financial coach, Mu has extensive experience helping organizations optimize their incentive plans, reduce tax liabilities, increase savings resulting in more equitable rates for their clients. Mu is known throughout the industry for his coaching methodology and innovative approach in financial planning.

Our Executive Profiles

Art Katch

Founder & CEO

Founder and CEO Art Katch is your on-demand Chief Technology Officer. Based in Silicon Valley, Katch launched Alternis IT as a means of leveraging cloud-based IT solutions to small and mid-size businesses like his own. Originally from Tehran, Katch is a graduate from Silliman University, a Philippines-based private research university, and the Tehran Institute of Technology where he obtained his BS in computer science and an E-MBA in strategic planning, respectively.

Fernando De Leon

Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Dedicated to helping businesses benefit from cloud computing, De Leon was among the first Bay Area salespeople to promote cloud environments for business. 20 years on, he’s an industry expert in managed, network, and security services. De Leon hosts the popular IT Pro Podcast and maintains a passion for reducing clients’ IT operational expenses.

Daedalus Howell

Brand Director

With extensive experience in digital, broadcast and print media, Howell has brought voice to the visions driving a variety of high-profile technology and consumer packaged goods companies. From journalism and branded content to ventures in entertainment, Howell is an expert storyteller.

Greg Mora

Vice President of Security and Operations

With two decades of cybersecurity expertise, Mora has had hands-on experience with the security needs of thousands of organizations. Among other cybersecurity measures, Mora seeks to stem rising tied of client ransomware infections by implementing Endpoint Detection and Response protocols as well as artificial intelligence-based antivirus applications.

Peter Mu

Chartered Financial Consultant™

As a fiduciary adviser and financial coach, Mu has extensive experience helping organizations optimize their incentive plans, reduce tax liabilities, increase savings resulting in more equitable rates for their clients. Mu is known throughout the industry for his coaching methodology and innovative approach in financial planning.

Donna Eller

Personal Performance Coach Consultant

A management and leadership expert, Eller has nearly 30 years of experience in the transformation, training, and development of organizational leaders as a personal performance coach. A career-long entrepreneur, she has enjoyed previous success in both the entertainment and real estate industries.

Erik Gallardo

Design Director

With extensive experience in user-interface design for apps and websites, design director Gallardo has spent his career honing a clean and contemporary aesthetic. His design philosophy emphasizes clarity and organization in a manner that’s on-trend and leverages the latest web development techniques and technologies.

We service companies just like yours in and near major cities as San Jose CA, San Francisco CA, Santa Clara CA, San Mateo CA, Palo Alto CA, Los Angeles CA, Beverly Hills CA, Pasadena CA  & other across other stats as Austin TX, Portland OR, Chicago IL.
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