Business Visionaries and inspiring personalities

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CPX speakers bring insight from across the business world,
spanning industry, geography, and function.

Keynote Speakers

Keynote Speaker

Geoffrey Moore is an author, speaker, and advisor whose books include Crossing the Chasm and Zone to Win, and whose work focuses on the market dynamics surrounding disruptive innovations. Moore splits his consulting time between start-up companies and established high-tech enterprises, including Salesforce, Autodesk, Google, and Splunk.

Geoffrey Moore
Author / Speaker / Advisor

Keynote Speaker

Susan Cain is the best-selling author of Quiet Power: The Secret Strengths of Introverts and Quiet: The Power of Introverts in A World That Can’t Stop Talking, which is in its seventh year on the New York Times best seller list. Fast Company named Cain one of its Most Creative People in Business, and LinkedIn named her the 6th Top Influencer in the world.

Susan Cain
Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking


Ahmad Rashad is an internationally known athlete, commentator, host, personality, producer, and Emmy® Award-winning sportscaster, having spent 10 years in the NFL and 20 years as one of NBC’s most visible and versatile personalities. He currently hosts a series of NBA TV specials, "One on One with Ahmad Rashad.”

Ahmad Rashad
Athlete / Commentator / Host

Keynote Speaker

Frank Calderoni is the Chief Executive Officer of Anaplan and the Chairman of the company’s Board of Directors. Frank is a technology industry veteran with over 30 years of successful executive leadership, including leadership positions at Red Hat, Cisco Systems, QLogic, SanDisk, and IBM.

Frank Calderoni
Chief Executive Officer

Panel Moderator

Michael Gale is the best-selling author of The Digital Helix: Transforming your organization’s DNA to Thrive in the Digital Age. A serial entrepreneur and one of the industry’s first Chief Web Officers, he is currently a managing partner at Inc.Digital and was recently named one of the world’s top-10 AI influencers.

Michael Gale
Entrepreneur / Author / Thought Leader

Keynote Speaker

Ana Pinczuk is the Senior Vice President (SVP), Chief Transformation Officer for Anaplan. Before joining Anaplan, Ana led multi-billion dollar businesses focused on technology and business model innovation around hybrid cloud, information management, analytics and services, including HPE Pointnext, Veritas, and Cisco Systems.

Ana Pinczuk
Senior Vice President
Chief Transformation Officer

Keynote Speaker

Stacey Cunningham is the first female president of the NYSE. From 2015 to 2018 she was NYSE Chief Operating Officer. Earlier she was head of sales & relationship management for NYSE Group. She also held a similar role at Nasdaq OMX

Stacey Cunningham
NYSE Group

Keynote Speaker

Sampath brings over 18 years of experience as a product management, general management, and services leader at enterprise software companies such as Citrix, Click Commerce, Commerce One, and SAP. He has led the Product division at Anaplan since January 2017.

Sampath Gomatam
Senior Vice President

Keynote Speaker

A veteran product and customer experience executive, Simon Tucker has served as part of Anaplan’s initial founding team since 2009. As CPO, he helps companies evolve their planning processes to be modern and collaborative through Connected Planning.

Simon Tucker
Chief Planning Officer

Keynote Speaker

YY Lee is an experienced C-level enterprise software technology executive who has worked at the intersection of math and technology throughout her career. She has held CEO, COO, GM, and leadership positions across a broad range of technology businesses, including First Rain, Cadence Design Systems, Aqueduct Software, Bell Labs, and Synopsis.

YY Lee
Senior Vice President
Chief Strategy Officer

Panel Moderator

Christophe Bodin is an experienced international leader with a strong history of transforming and leading customer success, services, support, and sales teams for private equity-backed enterprises and Fortune 500 companies. With more than 25 years of experience in the software field, he is a true expert in the end-to-end customer experience and joins Anaplan as its Chief Customer Officer.

Christophe Bodin
Chief Customer Officer

Partner Presenter

Tom Galizia is a leading technology, strategy, and operations professional and practice leader/builder. He has served high tech clients with Go-to-Market/industry vertical solutions, emerging market growth, new business models, M&A/divestiture, services delivery, supply chain, and finance transformation.

Thomas M. Galizia
Technology Account & Alliance Leader
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Session Speakers

Peter Smith

EVP of Global Supply Chain Carter’s / OshKosh B’Gosh

Sheila B. Jordan

SVP & Chief Information Officer
Symantec Corporation

Bill VanCuren

Chief Information Officer
NCR Corporation

Jatinder Kaur

Sr. Manager, Business IT

Stacey Schriefer

Director of Planning Excellence
Walmart Global eCommerce

Jonathan Fitzpatrick

Managing Director
Blackstone Group

Victor Barnes

Global CFO
McDonald's Division
The Coca-Cola Company

Tony Klimas

Global Finance Practice Leader
Ernst & Young

Maria Milazzo

AVP of Capital Planning
& Analysis
Unum Group

Sean O'Brien

Group Vice President,
Chief Financial Officer
DCP Midstream

Victoria Watts

VP, Sales Operations

Brian Saito

Senior Director
Corporate Finance

Krista Draeger

FP&A Manager

Yogesh Jain

FP&A Applications

Kim Zieroth

Sales Enablement
Technology & Analytics

Matthew Kuo

Senior Sales Planning Analyst

Annie Lange

Vice President of Finance
Cardinal Health

Lokesh Nandula

Financial Analytics & Enterprise Performance Management

Cornelia Maurer

Business Planning Manager of Actelion Pharmaceuticals
Johnson & Johnson

Demian Shinzato Perren

IT Manager
Finance & Marketing
Reckitt Benckiser

Andrew Byers

Financial Systems & Analysis
Simon Property Group

Ryan Walsh

Vice President,
Financial Planning & Analysis
American Tire Distributors

Chaye Cabal-Revilla

CFO of Smart Communications
SVP & Group Controller of PLDT

Eric Maloni

Financial Planning
& Analysis Manager
Exelon Nuclear

Simon Preston

Digital Strategy & Operations
HQ Capital

Ed Keane

Vice President, FP&A
Enstar Group

Zahir Kimji

Senior Manager
Anaplan Global Platform Owner

Francois Lopitaux

VP of Product Management
Salesforce Einstein Analytics

Heide Van Buskirk

Director of Sales Operations
Philips Healthcare

Scott Hardesty

Director of Coca-Cola Parts
The Coca-Cola Company

Chris Meyer

Sr. Finance Manager
Sales & Demand Planning
Sleep Number

Serena Zhang

Senior Business Analyst

Kim Abelo

Manager & Solution Architect

Kevin Simek

Manager of Financial Planning
Echo Global Logistics

Brett Lukowicz

Director of Finance
Echo Global Logistics

Blake Roller

Manager FP&A
Fresenius Medical Care

Colin Muirhead

Senior IT Advisor

Charles Passauer

FP&A Digitalization Manager

Riya Taank

Forecasting & Inventory
Planning Manager
The Coca-Cola Company

Dan Sparks

Vice President, Sales Operations
United Rentals

Griffin Knight

Lionpoint Group

Wei Eason

IT Director

Bruce Hildyard

Worldwide Support Leader
Business Excellence

Claire Lord

UK Yield Head of
Development and Delivery
Thomas Cook

Andrew Tye

Head of Finance Transformation
Thomas Cook

David Gibbons

Senior Director
Product Marketing
Einstein Analytics

Kevin Lai


Karthik Natarajan


Joanna Buchholz

Senior Manager

Ignacio Stirparo

Global Procurement Planning
Performance Management Director
Anheuser-Busch InBev

Jerome Freon

Senior Manager
Internal IT

Yeshwant Nayak

SVP Solution Engineering

Shane Hayes

Anaplan Practice Lead

Marco Limito

Global Anaplan Capability Lead

Leslie Beck

Finance Director

Nahulan Buell

VP of Global Sales Operations
Hitachi Vantara

Nicolina Saporito

Managing Director

Daniel Sturtevant

Senior Manager

Eric McBride

Vice President

Eli Potter

Senior Director
Enterprise Applications and Architecture

Sarah Katz

Spaulding Ridge

Hunter James

Vice President
Client Strategy and New Business

Jordan Hardy

Managing Consultant
Twelve Consulting

Ryan Meehan

Finance Manager
Planning and Analytics
Prestige Beverage

John Dorma

Principal Solutions Architect
Twelve Consulting

Robert Perkowski

Finance Director
Group FP&A

Paul O’Brien

Vice President
Global Business Intelligence and Operations

Kyle Sakowski

Senior Financial Analyst

Andrew From

Platform Manager
Sales Operations
Philips Healthcare

Frank Vande Weghe

Global IT Manager
Janssen Supply Chain
Johnson & Johnson

Chris King

Global IT Manager
Janssen Supply Chain
Johnson & Johnson

Jami Bezy

Commissions Manager
Execution & Integration

Diana Green

Platform Manager Head of Sales Operations

Sam Touchstone

Senior Vice President
Lodge Cast Iron

Amy Rogers

Associate Demand Planner Lodge Cast Iron

Jason Kintner

Production Planner
Lodge Cast Iron

Jannie Affeld

Corporate Engineering