Masako Takagi is currently a Senior Director, WW Sales, Global System integrators at Citrix. She has over 20 years+ experience in developing go to market strategies and realizing accelerated revenue growth through direct sales, channel sales, and OEM sales. She has held a number of key global leadership positions in Enterprise Sales, Strategic Alliances, and SMB Sales at IBM, Autodesk, Sony, Sage, and Loqate. Some partnership examples include, IBM, SAP, Oracle, Accenture, Salesforce, and Google. Outside of work, she has also been actively engaged in mentoring professionals in Tech and Non-Profits sectors in the U.S. and U.K. She was born and raised in Japan, and has lived and/or worked in Tokyo, Moscow, London, Hong Kong before moving to the U.S. in 1999.
Partnerships are an intrinsic part of the technology industry. It’s collaboration between businesses operating in the field and their diverse range of skills and perspectives that often results in innovations which push the boundaries and offer the customer something better.
Belonging to a partnership starts with a business recognizing how... Read more
Ada Lovelace was not a conventionally “successful woman,” according to the values of her time. Born in 1815, she worked with mathematician Charles Babbage on his Analytical Engine, an early mechanical computer.
Lovelace created the world’s first algorithm, and today is recognized as one of the very first computer programmers... Read more
Trust. We use the word all the time in technology.
As companies pursue digital transformation, they can easily underestimate the importance of trust. We’re so busy chasing the latest technological innovations, we sometimes forget that, at the end of the day, it’s people who drive change.
And I don’t just mean... Read more