Analytics Insight has named ‘The 10 Most Influential Women in Technology 2020’ in its September magazine issue. The issue is the fourth volume featuring Influential Women in Technology in 2020.
The issue recognizes ten trendsetting women shaping the world of technology with ground-breaking innovation powered by dynamic leadership. These influential women leaders have transformed their organizations to deliver breakthrough value with farsighted vision and commitment, setting a benchmark for the industry. Here are the outstanding leaders that made it to the list:
Featuring as the Cover Story is Terese Lam, Chief People Officer at Wind River. She is also a member of the Executive Leadership Team, responsible for its global HR function. During her 21-year-plus professional career, Terese has built several businesses from scratch, enabling her to gain an intimate understanding of the workings of a business, securing customers, and what it means to manage finances.
This issue features Gabrielle ‘Gaby’ Toledano, Lisa McGill, Usha Chaudhary as Executives of the Month.
Gabrielle ‘Gaby’ Toledano: As the COO at Keystone Strategy, Gabrielle builds out the finance, HR, recruiting, IT, labs, and office management functions. Previously, she was a board member of the company for several years and had a first-hand view of the brilliant team and understood its aggressive growth strategy.
Lisa McGill: Lisa is the Chief Human Resources Officer of Silver Peak. She drives the company’s global talent strategy by optimizing, developing, and coaching its executive leaders, and scales its HR operations. She specializes in taking a vision and transforming it into a reality through teamwork and a sound strategic focus.
Usha Chaudhary: As Senior VP – Corporate Operations & Chief Transformation Officer of MITRE, Usha is responsible for the company’s business and digital transformation as well as corporate operations functions, including strategy, finance, information technology, and security, contracts, business analytics, and real estate.
This issue further includes-
Chelsea Lawley: Chelsea is Head of Financial Services Solutions of NGDATA. She is responsible for designing solutions to enable NGDATA’s current and prospective clients to deepen their relationships, increase customer satisfaction, and drive higher lifetime value.
Elena Spagnuolo: As Chief Business Office of Bunker DB, Elena manages marketing, commercial, communication (inside and outside), customer service and support, product development, and HR within the organization.
Karen Krivaa: Karen is the VP of Marketing at GigaSpaces. She has worked in the technology space for over 20 years in different marketing roles, including product management and marketing, portfolio solutions, and corporate marketing.
Leslie Dalton: Leslie is Vice President, Sales at Formulus Black. She has been in sales for 30 years, with 23 years of experience in selling software. Leslie’s background before joining Formulus Black was in the backup and recovery sector for 16 years.
Leslie Jones: Leslie serves as the Chief Human Resources Officer for Coalfire for almost four years. She, along with her HR team, focuses people strategy on attracting, developing, engaging, and retaining talent in the industry’s competitive market.
Sana Remekie: Sana Co-founded Conscia on the premise of creating a zero-code, self-service technology platform that enables business and IT to collaborate in an agile manner towards digital transformation initiatives.
Gender inequality is still a battle in the Tech industry. While there is a stereotype of one gender gravitating towards one field in much larger numbers than others, women, today, are reaching positions predominantly held by men. Analytics Insight aims to amplify these empowering voices by recognizing these talents that can influence through their contributions and sheer talent, as women continue to level out the workforce playing field and make history.