Katherine Von Jan
Chief Strategy Officer, Salesforce Digital Transformation & Innovation
Entrepreneur and intrepreneur, Katherine’s work spans two decades guiding leaders to seize bold opportunities for growth—and doing good. Katherine and her team of future-hackers in Digital Transformation & Innovation at Salesforce passionately investigate, inspire, and inform strategy to help global CXOs meet today’s most urgent business imperatives.
Prior to joining Salesforce, Katherine led innovation and digital transformation efforts within technology companies such as IBM, Telefonica Moviles, and her own start-ups. She’s also led innovation services organizations, working side-by-side with leaders across industries, including media, manufacturing, higher education, and government.
Katherine is a thought-leader and avid speaker on unlocking human potential in the workforce and education, cultivating innovative workplace cultures, and using technology to solve ambitious world challenges. Her views have been shared broadly in media including BBC, MSNBC, and Wired Magazine. She also serves on several non-profit education boards and is an advisor to tech start-ups.