Christopher Trapp, founder and CEO of Upstack, has 15 years' experience in the internet infrastructure sector. Before founding Upstack in 2017, he co-founded the predecessor to Aligned Energy and co-founded and successfully exited two data center businesses in northern Virginia. Upstack is transforming how cloud services and internet infrastructure are sourced and optimized. Its groundbreaking platform provides buyers of IT services with technology and an ecosystem of experts to efficiently source mission-critical digital services. Cloud and internet infrastructure service providers accelerate sales growth by distributing products and services to consultants and experts via its platform, delivering a better buying experience for prospective customers. Upstack is driving inorganic growth through an aggressive agent-investment strategy backed by an initial $50 million investment from Berkshire Partners. Upstack has already acquired 10 independent agencies.