Bill McDermott

Chief Executive Officer, SAP

Since 2010, Chief Executive Officer, SAP, a business software market leader; leads the company’s nearly 99,000 employees and 2 million-person ecosystem in executing SAP’s vision to help the world run better and improve peoples’ lives; innovation-led strategy for SAP has resulted in expansive increases in customers, total revenue, market value and profitable growth. Advises world leaders and policy-makers on issues including youth unemployment, digital government and international trade policy. Member: European Roundtable of Industrialists; U.S. Business Council; Board of Directors, Under Armour, ANSYS and Dell SecureWorks. Supporter of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Jefferson Health. Author of autobiography “Winners Dream: A Journey from Corner Store to Corner Office”, awarded gold medal for business memoir of the year (2014). Has received numerous awards for civic leadership, including GENYOUth’s Vanguard Award, City Year’s Idealist of the Year, the We Are Family Foundation’s Visionary Award and the Children’s Aid Society’s Promise Award.