Some leadership traits can be taught, others learned from experience, but then there are those that are an X factor. Enter Sue Barsamian. With more than 30 years of leadership experience driving global sales and go-to-market strategy in the enterprise software industry, Sue shares her playbook on running high-performing teams and key leadership lessons she gained throughout her successful career.
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|Sue Barsamian – Board Director at NortonLifeLock, Box, Gainsight, Xactly, Boardspan
Sue Barsamian is a seasoned technology veteran with experience in both startups and major public enterprises. Her background spans general management, marketing, sales and engineering. She serves on the boards of Symantec, Box, Gainsight, and Xactly. Previously, she served as the Executive Vice President, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Software, successfully spinning the division out from HPE and merging with Micro Focus International, plc to form the 7th largest software company in the world.
Prior to joining Hewlett Packard, Ms. Barsamian was Vice President, Global Go-to-Market at Mercury Interactive Corporation and held various leadership positions at Critical Path, Inc. and Verity, Inc. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Kansas State University and completed her post-graduate studies at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology.
|Lalit Singh – COO at Udacity
Prior to joining Udacity, Lalit led digital transformation of highly complex HPE’s $3B software business from on-premise and disjointed systems to seamless and scalable cloud and SaaS based architecture. Other roles at HP/HPE included COO for HPE’s $2B Cloud business, VP Operational Performance driving the largest split (HP into HPE and HPI) in the industry, Finance Controller of $300M operations organization, and Strategy Leader for $20B Enterprise Services business.
Lalit began his career at GE across leadership roles in Customer Service, Engineering and Lean Six Sigma. He holds a B.S. in Electronics Engineering from Lucknow University and MBA in Finance and Marketing from Indian School of Business, India.