BlackTies for Firms
Cable began his career in private equity consulting and has been involved in multiple technology. startups both as a leader, founder, and a team player. He is excited to know his work is making a real difference. He is engaged by implementing solutions as a client and vendor and has worked closely with strategic leaders across firms to drive key strategic outcomes. If you are one of those leaders, around December you may get some English Toffee. :-)
A computer science engineer by education, Hajo was an executive at SAP for 28 years leading Education and Market Localization. In these roles, he managed $500M portfolio of products. He led a global team to conceptualize and productize education products and implemented these products to organizations worldwide. In his role as Market Localization Executive, he led strategic localization of SAP products worldwide to improve user adoption and experience. He changed careers to pursue his long time fascination with emerging technologies and joined BlackTies to oversee product and data strategy and governance. A published author and avid blogger, his work is followed by many prominent leaders worldwide.
Brenda started her career designing physical experiences through architecture and exhibit design that provided her with a holistic approach to design. Her curiosity to be involved in the latest technology trends took her into the design of digital experiences that are more flexible, can reach a much larger audience and create a bigger impact. Brenda implements a user-centered design methodology to create innovative and engaging experiences that will make our clients succeed.
A veteran general counsel of emerging technologies with experience advising management teams and board of directors on complex and business and legal matters. With years of experience at Cravath, Swaine and Moore LLP, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP and Brady Corporation, Jed is adept at team building and helping scale companies for rapid growth. He led large merger and acquisition transactions, as well as regional and global divisional management teams and executed US securities work. Finally he served as regional compliance manager and global data privacy lead before joining BlackTies as legal advisor on governance, partnerships and IP management.
Kyle started his career with Ernst & Young as an audit associate serving private and public companies in Canada, Australia and U.S. He pursued his interest in film finance by joining Paramount Pictures where he managed the online video streaming business, and SEC reporting for domestic and international theatrical earnings. Led by his entrepreneurial ambition, Kyle has been serving in FP&A and financial reporting roles in Silicon Valley technology companies for the past 3 years.
Peter began his career in Electrical Engineering with a focus in software. He pursued his interest in software development by joining the BlackTies team as a product manager. Peter is an ambitious team player who serves to drive products forward, thinks strategically about partner’s needs, and expands his knowledge base each day. His balance between technical and strategic thinking means he is constantly carrying a fire extinguisher and looking for an opportunity to use it.
At our core, we are designers, data scientists, and engineers - inspired by transforming clients’ businesses through machine learning, artificial intelligence and user experience design creating more productive and successful companies.
Fun fact: If you happen to love tennis, you will find a great group at BlackTies to go play some games! If you are not, don’t worry, tennis is not a required skill for the job; We love mountain biking, the outdoors…and the indoors!
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