Thought Leaders

David Sacks
David Sacks: As the Senior Director of Platform Ecosystems in the Americas, David manages the SAP application developer ecosystem in North and Latin America. His areas of expertise include channel sales, value added distribution, professional services, information technology, OEM and ISV, presales, program management, product management and operations. He is an innovator with a strong work ethic and has lead high performing, diverse, remote teams with solid, goal-oriented execution. David has also helped companies create new strategic partnerships and routes to market focusing on both cloud and on-premise solutions.
Sylvie Otten Sollod
Sylvie Otten Sollod: Currently a Senior Director of SAP Digital Platform Product Marketing, Sylvie leads a team responsible for supporting the SAP Lines of Business and End-to-End Processes, the SAP Ecosystem, and SAP key Industries. Sylvie has over 25 years of marketing and business development experience in information technology. She has worked in various roles within marketing and business development in the US and EMEA and enjoys meeting customers, cultivating relationships, and understands the importance of collaboration with a broad partner ecosystem to drive revenue and seek out emerging markets for growth opportunities. She enjoys collaboration, mentoring and empowering others for success.
Brent Potts
Brent Potts: The Senior Director of Industry Marketing—Oil and Gas at SAP, Brent is a global marketing/sales, business development, and business management leader in the industrial business sector. He has diverse technical, marketing/sales and business management background with extensive new business development experience on a wide variety of business models, including government and commercial. Brent has demonstratable experience in guiding personnel in technical and business applications and directing their efforts in a team approach to meet objectives.
Visvapriya Sathiyam
Visvapriya Sathiyam: Over a period of 16 years at SAP, Visvapriya led the transformation of multiple product lines and industry solutions for better customer experience. She nurtured 3000+ engineers, product managers, functional experts and senior leaders to embrace design to transform products, people and the culture to be design-driven. Always a designer at heart, an engineer at hand and educator in the head, Visvapriya uses design to humanize the software that we make.
Raghu Pavan TS
Raghu Pavan TS: The Director of HR Apps at Incture, Raghu Pavan has 16+ years of experience working with some of the biggest names in the technology sector. He started as an industrial engineer and then moved on to become an SAP consultant for SRIT and then IBM. He then worked in a managerial position at Accenture for 7 years. Raghu Pavan brings with him a high level of expertise in the SAP HR domain.