Lisa Hammitt

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Lisa Hammitt

Ms. Hammitt has served as the Executive Vice President, Artificial Intelligence, and Chief Technology Officer at Davidson Technologies, a missile defense and cybersecurity company, since 2020. Prior to joining Davidson Technologies, Ms. Hammitt served as the Global Vice President, Data and Artificial Intelligence at VISA, a credit card processing and data services company, from 2017 to 2020. Ms. Hammitt served as the Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Beseeq, Inc., an artificial intelligence-driven advertising start-up, from September 2016 through December 2017. Ms. Hammitt served as Vice President of Cloud Marketplace and SaaS at IBM, a computer hardware, software and service company, from June 2015 through August 2016. Prior to IBM, Ms. Hammitt was a Vice President of Business Operations for Salesforce Community Cloud, a SaaS services Company, from August 2012 through May 2015. Before Salesforce, she headed mergers and acquisitions in Information Management and Cloud Computing at IBM and HP. Ms. Hammitt serves as a board member of Davidson Technologies and Glassbox, and chairs the board of Intelsat, a private company. Ms. Hammitt received BAs from UC Berkeley in French and Economics, completed graduate course work in Artificial Intelligence at Stanford University and received executive education at Harvard Business School and Stanford Law School. Ms. Hammitt was selected to serve as a director because of her background in artificial intelligence, data privacy, cybersecurity, and advertising.